[(η3-C3H5)Pd(CD3NO2)2](BF4) is a catalyst for the dimerization and the isomerization of olefins. The allyl group is retained in the course of these catalytic reactions. A carbonium ion mechanism which does not involve the participation of the allyl group is proposed.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry
- Inorganic Chemistry