This work reports the synthesis of a triethylsilyl-substituted Fe-Cu complex that provided cyclohexane solubility to conduct time-resolved UV-IR studies. These studies suggest that UV light induces a photochemically active heterodinuclear species for arene borylation catalysis.
Time-Resolved UV-IR Experiments that Suggest Photoactivated Fe-Cu Dinuclear Catalyst
09 March 2021, Version 1
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