Diazadithiafulvalenes as electron donor reagents

T. Koizumi, N. Bashir, A.R. Kennedy, J.A. Murphy

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Diazadithiafulvalenes act as excellent electron donors to arenediazonium salts. The diazadithiafulvalenium radical cations trap primary carbon radicals successfully. However, the diazadithiafulvalenium salts which form, undergo rapid ring fragmentation in contrast to their tetrathia counterparts.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3637-3643
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1
Issue number24
Publication statusPublished - 1999


  • Diazadithiafulvalenes
  • arenediazonium salts
  • tetrathia

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