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A sequence of severe reports and views focussing on particular elements of organometallic chemistry interfacing with different fields of research are supplied. For this quantity, the severe studies conceal subject matters resembling the activation of "inert" carbon-hydrogen bonds, ligand layout and organometallic radical species. for instance, Charlie O'Hara discusses how mixed-metal compounds may possibly practice the hugely selective activation of C-H bonds and, particularly, how synergic relationships among numerous metals are an important to this method. The chemistry of a impressive sequence of air-stable chiral basic phosphine ligands is mentioned in a few intensity by means of Rachel Hiney, Arne Ficks, Helge M³ller-Bunz, Declan Gilheany and Lee Higham. this text makes a speciality of the guidance of those ligands and in addition how they're utilized in a number of catalytic functions. Bas De Bruin studies on how ligand radical reactivity will be hired in artificial organometallic chemistry and catalysis to accomplish selectivity in radical-type variations. in addition to highlighting ligand-centered radical adjustments in open-shell transition metals, an outline of the catalytic mechanism of Co(II)-catalysed olefin cyclopropanation is given, exhibiting that enzyme-like cooperative metal-ligand-radical reactivity is not any longer restricted to genuine enzymes. priceless and informative entire experiences within the box of organometallic chemistry also are lined during this quantity. for instance, organolithium and organocuprate chemistry are reviewed via Joanna Haywood and Andrew Wheatley; facets in workforce 2 (Be-Ba) and workforce 12 (Zn-Hg) compounds through Robert much less, Rebecca Melen and Dominic Wright; steel clusters through Mark Humphrey and Marie Cifuentes; and up to date advancements within the chemistry of the weather of staff 14 - targeting low-coordination quantity compounds via Richard Layfield. This quantity accordingly covers many artificial and utilized features of recent organometallic chemistry which must be of curiosity to inorganic, natural and utilized catalysis fields.