Title: Radical Reactivity of Frustrated Lewis Pairs with Diaryl Esters - data

Soltani Y, Dasgupta A, Gazis TA, et al. (2019). Radical Reactivity of Frustrated Lewis Pairs with Diaryl Esters - data. Cardiff University. http://doi.org/10.17035/d.2020.0091287984

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Publisher: Cardiff University

Date (year) of data becoming publicly available: 2019

Coverage start date: 01/01/2017

Coverage end date: 22/12/2019

Data format: .pdf, .cif

Software Required: MNova

Estimated total storage size of dataset: Less than 100 megabytes

DOI : 10.17035/d.2020.0091287984

DOI URL: http://doi.org/10.17035/d.2020.0091287984


Here we report the reaction of diaryl substituted esters with frustrated Lewis pairs. Interestingly this results in divergent pathways, one whereby the diaryl moiety is stabilized by the Lewis basic phosphine or the alternative pathway, wherein a single-electron transfer process occurs generating the [Mes3P]/[C(H)Ar2]· radical ion pair. The latter species undergoes a homocoupling reaction to yield tetraphenylethane derivatives. In the presence of olefins, this reactivity can be harnessed through an sp2-sp3 C–C heterocoupling reaction to generate α,β-substituted olefins. Notably, this work showcases a frustrated Lewis pair approach to metal-free radical C–H bond activation with subsequent C–C bond formation which also displays complementary reactivity to other approaches. Data includes description of experimental procedures, NMR data and X-ray data.

Research results based upon these data can be found at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.xcrp.2020.100016

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