Synthesis and catalytic activity of a poly(N,N-dialkylcarbodiimide)/ palladium nanoparticle composite: A case in the Suzuki coupling reaction using microwave and conventional heating

Yubiao Liu, Chalermchai Khemtong, Jun Hu

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Poly(N,N-dialkylcarbodiimide) was found to be an effective polymeric ligand system for preparing and stabilizing palladium nanoparticles (1-5 nm). The composite material prepared in situ was found to be a robust catalyst for the Suzuki coupling reaction under microwave or regular heating.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)398-399
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Feb 21 2004


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