Structures of Pb(II) porphyrins: [5,10,15,20-terakis-triisopropylsilylethynylporphinato]lead(II) and [5,15-bis- (3,5-bis-tert-butylphenyl)-10,20-bis-triisopropylsilyl- ethynylporphinato]lead(II)

M. John Plater, Stuart Aiken, Thomas Gelbrich, Michael B. Hursthouse, Grant Bourhill

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The crystal structures of two lead containing porphyrins are described. Structure 1 contains unprecedented stacks of three metalloporphyrins. Each structure shows disorder of the Pb atoms which are situated out of the mean plane of the porphyrin ring.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3219-3224
Number of pages6
Issue number26-27
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2001
Externally publishedYes


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