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Inorganics 2017, 5(4), 79; doi:10.3390/inorganics5040079

Synthesis of a Dichlorodigermasilane: Double Si–Cl Activation by a Ge=Ge Unit

Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University, Gokasho, Uji, Kyoto 611-0011, Japan
Graduate School of Natural Sciences, Nagoya City University, Yamanohata 1, Mizuho-cho, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya, Aichi 467-8501, Japan
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Received: 21 October 2017 / Revised: 8 November 2017 / Accepted: 10 November 2017 / Published: 14 November 2017
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Coordination Chemistry of Silicon)
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Halogenated oligosilanes and oligogermanes are interesting compounds in oligosilane chemistry from the viewpoint of silicon-based-materials. Herein, it was demonstrated that a 1,2-digermacyclobutadiene derivative could work as a bis-germylene building block towards double Si–Cl activation to give a halogenated oligometallane, a bis(chlorogermyl)dichlorosilane derivative. View Full-Text
Keywords: Si–Cl activation; germylene; digermene; digermacyclobutadiene Si–Cl activation; germylene; digermene; digermacyclobutadiene

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Sugahara, T.; Tokitoh, N.; Sasamori, T. Synthesis of a Dichlorodigermasilane: Double Si–Cl Activation by a Ge=Ge Unit. Inorganics 2017, 5, 79.

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