Phosphazene base-promoted functionalization of aryltrimethylsilanes

Koichi Suzawa, Masahiro Ueno, Andrew E.H. Wheatley, Yoshinori Kondo

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

61 Citations (Scopus)


The activation of Ar-Si bonds in aryltrimethylsilane was investigated using a catalytic amount of t-Bu-P4 base and selective functionalizations of aryltrimethylsilanes in the absence of strong electron withdrawing groups on the aromatic rings were accomplished.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4850-4852
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number46
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Nov 29

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


Dive into the research topics of 'Phosphazene base-promoted functionalization of aryltrimethylsilanes'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this