Chemical Bonding in Inorganic Species

Coordination Chemistry Reviews, 50 Years of Progress

CCR, 2017 ##, ####

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Proposed Contents, Titles are tentative,

List of Contributors


Sally Brooker, Otago, Humphrey L. C. Feltham and Alexis S. Baltrop
“Spin crossover in iron(II) complexes of 3,4,5-tri-substituted-1,2,4-triazoles (Rdpt), and 3,5-di-substituted-1,2,4- triazolates (dpt-) and Rdpt-like ligands”


Xian-He Bu, Nankai University Tianjin. China
Proton-conductive Metal-Organic Frameworks: Recent progress and challenges


Maria Jose' Calhorda, Ciencias U Lisboa

 


Luigi Cavallo, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia and Laura Falivene
insights that NMR-DFT is providing on the metal-NHC bond


Bob Crabtree, Yale U.
Invited Preface
Manuscript RECEIVED


DEbbie Crans, Colorado State University
The effect of confinement on bonding in coordination complexes


Patrick Chaquin, Franck Fuster, and Remi Chauvin
"Bonding/antibonding character of molecular orbitals. Quantification and implication in coordination chemistry"


Robert Crutchley, Carleton University, Canada

 


Chantal Daniel, Laboratoire de Chimie Quantique, Universite de Strasbourg and Christophe Gourlouen
"Chemical bonding alteration upon electronic excitation in transition metal complexes"


Marcetta Darensbourg, TAMU and Rachel Chupik
Coordination Chemistry Control of NO Release from Dinitrosyl Iron Complexes


Jean-Pierre Dognon, Laboratoire de Chimie Moléculaire et de Catalyse pour l’Energie DRF/IRAMIS/NIMBE

 


Gernot Frenking, Philipps-Universität Marburg
"Dative Bonding in Main Group Chemistry"


Richard Friesner, Columbia University, USA

 


Xuefeng Fu, College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Peking University. Beijing National Laboratory for Molecular Sciences, Beijing, 100871 China
"Beyond carbocations: structure and reactivity of heavier group 14 element monocations"


Serge Gorelsky, Canada
"Transition metal complexes with metal-metal bonding. Their electronic structure and the quantification of metal-metal bond orders


Harry B. Gray, California Institute of Technology

 


Michael B Hall, Director, Laboratory for Molecular Simulation, TAMU

 


Jennifer C. Green, University of Oxford, UK
"Pentalene coordination


Alain Igau, Directeur de Recherche, Heteroelements and Transition Metals for Catalysis and Electronic Transfer, Laboratoire de Chimie de Coordination (LCC) du CNRS
Oxocyclohexadienyl non-innocent arene-type ligand in transition metal chemistry


Ying-Ying Zhang, Wen-Xi Gao,Lin Lin and Guo-Xin Jin, Director of Inorganic Chemistry Institute, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Recent advances in the construction and applications of heterometallic macrocycles and cages


Wolfgang Kaim, Universität Stuttgart,Institut für Anorganische Chemie
"Interacting Metal and Ligand Based Open Shell Systems: Challenges for Experiment and Theory"


Martin Kaupp, Technical University, Berlin
"Bond-strength correlations


Kasper Planeta Kepp, Technical University of Denmark
"Heme: From quantum spin crossover to oxygen manager of life"
Manuscript RECEIVED


Robert B King, University of Georgia
"Structure and bonding in metallaboranes"


Christine Lepetite, Laboratoire de Chimie de Coordination du CNRS, Toulouse and Bernhard Silvi
Topological analysis of the metal-metal bond


Zhenyang Lin, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
"Localized Bonding Model for Coordination and Cluster Compounds


Thomas J. Meyer, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA and David Thompson, Memorial University, Newfoundland, CA
"[Ru(bpy)3]2+ Revisited. Is it Localized or Delocalized?"


Michael Mingos, St. Edmund Hall, University of Oxford, UK

 


Frank Neese, Max-Planck-Institut fuer Chemische Energiekonversion
"Covalency and chemical bonding in transiton metal complexes"


Kamran T. Mahmudov,* Maximilian N. Kopylovich, M. Fátima C. Guedes da Silva, and Armando Pombeiro, Tecnico Lisboa and Kamran Mahmudov
Non-covalent Interactions in the Synthesis of Coordination Compounds: Recent Advances
Manuscript RECEIVED


Uwe Rosenthal, Leibniz Institute for Catalysis at the University of Rostock, D-18059 Rostock and Lisanne Becker
"FIVE MEMBERED ALL-C- AND HETERO-METALLACYCLOALLENOIDS OF GROUP 4 METALLOCENES"
Manuscript RECEIVED


Dennis Salahub, Un. of Calgary and Sergei Noskov, Hristina Zhekova, Mauricio Chagas da Silva and Van Ngo
“Computational approaches for ions in biology - what is the state of the art and how good or bad is it?”


Dennis Salahub, Un. of Calgary and Tiziana Marino, and Paolo Piazzetta, and Nino Russo
"The role of metal substitution in the promiscuity of natural and artificial carbonic anhydrases"


Jon L. Sessler, University of Texas
Pyrrole NH-Anion Complexes"


Edward I Solomon, Stanford University
"K- and L- edge X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy(XAS) and Resonant Inelastic X-Ray Scattering(RIXS) determination of Differential Orbital Covalency(DOC) of Transition Metal sites"


Robert Szilagyi
. "Overview of multi-edge XAS stories focused on organometallic complexes"


Edward Tiekink, Head, Research Centre for Crystalline Materials, Faculty of Science and Technology, Sunway University, Malaysia
. "Emerging intermolecular interactions of particular interest to coordination chemists: supramolecular associations and theoretical considerations".


Athanassios C. Tsipis, Laboratory of Inorganic and General Chemistry, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
"DFT Challenge of Intermetallic Interactions in Coordination Chemistry: From Metallophilicity and Metallaaromaticity to Sextuple Bonding"
Manuscript RECEIVED


Felix Tuczek, Christian-Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel
Synthetic nitrogen fixation with mononuclear molybdenum complexes: electronic-structural and mechanistic insights from DFT


Anton Vlcek, Queen Mary University of London and Stanislav Zanis
"Recent progress in photophysics of d8d8 systems"


Karl Wieghardt, Max-Planck-Institut fuer Chemische Energiekonversion
“ Chemical Bonding in Transition Metal Complexes of 2,2’-Bipyridines and 2,2’:6’:2’’-Terpyridines”


Jing-Lin Zuo, Director of State Key Lab of Coordination Chemistry, Nanjing University, China
Functional Coordination Polymers Based on Redox-active Tetrathiafulvalene and Its Derivatives.



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