Description

The Advances in Inorganic Chemistry series present timely and informative summaries of the current progress in a variety of subject areas within inorganic chemistry, ranging from bio-inorganic to solid state studies. This acclaimed serial features reviews written by experts in the field and serves as an indispensable reference to advanced researchers. Each volume contains an index, and each chapter is fully referenced.

Key Features

* Features comprehensive reviews on the latest developments
* Includes contributions from leading experts in the field
* Serves as an indispensable reference to advanced researchers

Readership

Bioinorganic, inorganic, supramolecular and organometallic chemists

Table of Contents

  • Series Page
  • Contributors
  • Preface
  • Chapter One. Homogeneous Multicopper Catalysts for Oxidation and Hydrocarboxylation of Alkanes
    • Abbreviations
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Multicopper Complexes and Coordination Polymers
    • 3 Oxidation of Alkanes
    • 4 Hydrocarboxylation of Alkanes
    • 5 Final Comments
    • References
  • Chapter Two. Homogeneous Catalytic Olefin Epoxidation with Molybdenum Complexes
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Organomolybdenum Complexes Bearing a Mo–C σ-Bond
    • 3 η5-Cyclopentadienyl Molybdenum Complexes
    • 4 Summary and Outlook
    • References
  • Chapter Three. Manganese and Iron Bleaching and Oxidation Catalysts
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Epoxidation of Alkenes
    • 3 Cellulosic Bleaching
    • 4 Paint Drying
    • 5 Conclusions
    • References
  • Chapter Four. Green Challenges of Catalysis via Iron(IV)oxo and Iron(V)oxo Species
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Iron(IV)oxo Complexes
    • 3 A Race for Iron(V)oxo Molecules
    • 4 Oxidative Catalysis in Aqueous Environment
    • 5 Back to Nature or Metal-Organic Framework Instead of a Protein Coat?
    • 6 Concluding Remarks
    • References
  • Chapter Five. Manganese Compounds as Versatile Catalysts for the Oxidative Degradation of Organic Dyes
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Metal Ion-Catalyzed Oxidative Dye Degradation by H2O2
    • 3 Comparative Study of a Mn(II)-Monomer and the Corresponding Oxo-Bridged Mn(III/IV)-Dimer
    • 4 Metal Ion-Catalyzed Oxidative Degradation of Orange II by Peracetic Acid
    • 5 Concluding Remarks
    • References
  • Chapter Six. Catalysis or Convenience? Perborate in Context
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Uses and Importance
    • 3 Peroxoanion Salts
    • 4 Peroxoanions in Solut

Details

No. of pages:
340
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780124045828
Electronic ISBN:
9780124046405

Reviews

"These volumes continue the tradition of representing timely summaries of the current state of understanding on a wide variety of 'special topics'"--JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY