Decarboxylative cross-coupling: bimetallic nanoparticles as catalysts and low-temperature optimisation

Sheppard, Joseph Kyle (2020) Decarboxylative cross-coupling: bimetallic nanoparticles as catalysts and low-temperature optimisation. PhD thesis, University of Leeds.

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Keywords: sheppard; decarboxylative cross coupling; dcc; carbon-carbon; organic; organometallic; synthesis; characterization; carboxylic acid; protodecarboxylation; decarboxylation; bimetallic; monometallic; metallic; nanoparticles; catalyst; catalysis; synergistic effect; synergistic; copper; palladium; silver; gold; nickel; reaction optimization; kinetics; modeling; design of experiments; doe; end point yield; solvent map; mapping; diglyme; diethylene glycol dimethyl ether; low temperature; geometry optimization; computational; computational chemistry; rhf; restricted hartree-fock; dft; density functional theory; transition electron microscopy; scanning electron microscopy; energy-dispersive x-ray spectroscopy; atomic absorption spectroscopy; tem; sem; edx; nmr; ir; ftir
Awarding institution: University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Maths and Physical Sciences (Leeds)
The University of Leeds > Faculty of Maths and Physical Sciences (Leeds) > School of Chemistry (Leeds)
Identification Number/EthosID (e.g. uk.bl.ethos.123456): uk.bl.ethos.826738
Depositing User: Mr Joseph Kyle Sheppard
Date Deposited: 31 Mar 2021 15:17
Last Modified: 11 May 2021 09:53

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