A transition metal borylene
complex stabilized by a non-
carbonyl ligand set: formation
by spontaneous halide loss to
give an extremely short metal-
-boron bond (video).
(work by David Addy)
Listed below is a selection of published review articles (see further links for other papers):
Coordination chemistry of Group 13 monohalides.
D. Vidovic and S. Aldridge.
Fluoride Sensing by Lewis Acidic Boranes.
C.R. Wade, A.E.J. Broomsgrove, S. Aldridge and F.P. Gabbaï.
Transition Metal Borylene Complexes: Boron Analogues of Classical Organometallic Systems.
D. Vidovic, G.A. Pierce and S. Aldridge.
Chemistry of metal boron double bonds.
S. Aldridge and D.L. Kays (née Coombs).
Main Group Chemistry 2007, 5, 223-249. (invited review).
Transition metal boryl and borylene complexes: substitution and abstraction chemistry.
S. Aldridge and D.L. Coombs.
The chemistry of boryl substituted metallocenes.
S. Aldridge and C. Bresner.
Main group hydrides: new variations on an old theme.
S. Aldridge and A.J. Downs.