Plural Carbons Bonded Directly To The Phosphorus Patents (Class 556/20)
  • Patent number: 9283554
    Abstract: The invention describes a nickel-based composition. The invention also concerns the use of said composition as a catalytic composition in an olefin oligomerization process.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 15, 2016
    Assignees: IFP Energies Nouvelles, Universiteit Van Amsterdam
    Inventors: Pierre Boulens, Pierre-Alain Breuil, Joost Reek, Helene Olivier-Bourbigou
  • Publication number: 20150126359
    Abstract: This invention relates to a process for the preparation of surface-functionalised metal oxide, metal sulphide, metal selenide or metal telluride nanoparticles, a process for the preparation of a composite material comprising such nanoparticles, nanoparticles and a composite material produced thereby, the use of such nanoparticles in catalysis and a catalyst comprising such nanoparticles.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 3, 2013
    Publication date: May 7, 2015
    Applicant: IMPERIAL INNOVATIONS LIMITED
    Inventors: Milo Shaffer, Charlotte Williams, Katherine Orchard, Neil John Brown, Jonathan Weiner
  • Publication number: 20150112091
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of formula (I) wherein R1 signifies a C1-C15 alkyl moiety or a C2 to C18 alkenyl moiety, to their process of production as well as to their use in organic synthesis, especially as intermediates (building blocks) in the synthesis of vitamin A or ?-carotene or derivatives thereof, or other carotenoids, e.g. canthaxanthin, astaxanthin or zeaxanthin, preferably vitamin A.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2012
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Applicant: DSM IP ASSETS
    Inventors: Werner Bonrath, Thomas Netscher, Jan Schütz, Bettina Wüstenberg
  • Patent number: 8987489
    Abstract: A method for producing mono-carboxy-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acids, esters and salts using a vinyl ether. The method is characterized by the following steps: a) reacting a phosphinic acid source (I) with olefins (IV) in the presence of a catalyst A to give an alkylphosphonous acid, the salt or the ester (II) thereof, b) reacting the alkylphosphonous acid so obtained, the salt or the ester (II) thereof with a vinyl ether of formula (V) in the presence of a catalyst B to give a mono-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (VI) and c) reacting this derivative (VI) with an oxidant or in the presence of a catalyst C to give a mono-carboxy-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (III), wherein the catalysts A and C are transition metals and/or transition metal compounds, and the catalyst B is a peroxide-forming compound and/or a peroxo compound and/or an azo compound.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2015
    Assignee: Clariant Finance (BVI) Limited
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Mathias Dietz, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Patent number: 8987490
    Abstract: A method for producing monohydroxy-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acids, esters, and salts, characterized in that a) a phosphinic acid source (I) is reacted with olefins (IV) in the presence of a catalyst A to obtain an alkylphosphonous acid, the salt or ester (II) thereof, b) the obtained alkylphosphonous acid, the salt or ester (II) thereof is reacted with alkylene oxides of formula (V) in the presence of a catalyst B to obtain a monofunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (III), catalyst A represents transition metals and/or transition metal compounds and/or catalyst systems composed of a transition metal and/or a transition metal compound and at least one ligand, and catalyst B is a Lewis acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2015
    Assignee: Clariant Finance (BVI) Limited
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Patent number: 8926940
    Abstract: Provided are: a device and method for generating hydrogen from a hydrogen reservoir, whereby it is possible to produce two weight equivalents of the weight equivalent of the hydrogen which can be emitted from ammonia borane-based compounds, in other words a hydrogen storage capacity of 13.0%, in a short time at low temperature; a catalyst used with the same; and a device for using emitted hydrogen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 16, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 6, 2015
    Assignee: Youl Chon Chemical Co. Ltd.
    Inventors: Dong Yun Shin, Nok Jung Song, Sung Kwan Kim
  • Publication number: 20150005500
    Abstract: Disclosed are novel ruthenium compounds of formula (Ia) and (Ib): wherein R1 and the moiety are defined herein. Also disclosed is a process for using these novel ruthenium compounds as catalysts for asymmetric hydrogenation and transfer hydrogenation of ketones with high reactivities and excellent selectivities.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 24, 2014
    Publication date: January 1, 2015
    Applicant: Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH
    Inventors: Nizar HADDAD, Heewon LEE, Bo QU, Sonia RODRIGUEZ, Chris Hugh SENANAYAKE
  • Publication number: 20140336354
    Abstract: The present invention describes metal salen complexes having dianionic counterions. Such complexes can be readily precipitated and provide an economical method for the purification and isolation of the complexes, and are useful to prepare novel polymer compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 11, 2012
    Publication date: November 13, 2014
    Inventors: Gabriel E. Job, Jay J. Farmer, Anna E. Cherian
  • Publication number: 20140330012
    Abstract: A substituted paracyclophane of formula (I) is provided wherein X1 and X2 are linking groups comprising between 2 to 4 carbon atoms, Y1 and Y2 are selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, halide, oxygen, nitrogen, alkyl, cycloalkyl, aryl or heteroaryl and Z is a substituted or unsubstituted alkyl group, aryl group or heteroaryl group. The substituted paracyclophane provides transition metal catalysts that are useful in C—C and C—N bond formation and asymmetric hydrogenation reactions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 21, 2014
    Publication date: November 6, 2014
    Applicant: Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company
    Inventors: Jianliang Xiao, Jiwu Ruan
  • Patent number: 8847065
    Abstract: The present invention relates to modified surfaces. The surfaces comprise an inorganic material on which a phosphinic acid derivative is adsorbed. The phosphinic acid thus turns out to be a new anchoring group useful for surface derivatization. The invention has many applications for photoelectric conversion devices, batteries, capacitors, electrochromic displays, chemical sensors, biological sensors, light emitting diodes, electrodes, semiconductors, separation membranes, selective adsorbents, adsorbents for HPLC, catalysts, implants, nanoparticles, antiadhesives, and anticorrosion coatings, for example.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 30, 2014
    Assignee: Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)
    Inventors: Shaik Mohammad Zakeeruddin, Péter Péchy, Michael Graetzel
  • Publication number: 20140243543
    Abstract: New hexa-coordinate iron (II) complexes comprising compounds of formula (I) are described. These compounds comprise a tetradentate ligand with donor atoms comprising nitrogen and phosphorus. These complexes are shown for the first time to be useful catalysts for the hydrogenation of ketones, aldehydes, or imines to produce alcohols or amines, and the asymmetric hydrogenation of prochiral ketones or imines to produce non-racemic alcohols or amines. The source of the hydrogen can be hydrogen gas or a hydrogen-donating molecule such as isopropanol or hydrogen-donating mixture such as formic acid and an amine depending on the structure of the catalyst. In certain embodiments, the axial ligands on the catalyst comprise organonitrile ligands, carbonyl ligands, isonitrile ligands, or combinations thereof. The catalysts and the preparation thereof are disclosed. A reaction using phosphine and diamine precursors that is templated by the iron ion is the preferred route to the catalysts.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 6, 2014
    Publication date: August 28, 2014
    Applicant: THE GOVERNING COUNCIL OF THE UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO
    Inventors: ALEXANDRE MIKHAILINE, FRIEDERIKE FREUTEL, CHRISTINE SUI-SENG, NILS MEYER, ROBERT H. MORRIS, PARASEKEVI OLYMPIA LAGADITIS
  • Publication number: 20140221645
    Abstract: N2-phosphinyl amidine compounds, N2-phosphinyl amidinates, N2-phosphinyl amidine metal salt complexes, N2-phosphinyl amidinate metal salt complexes are described. Methods for making N2-phosphinyl amidine compounds, N2-phosphinyl amidinates, N2-phosphinyl amidine metal salt complexes, and N2-phosphinyl amidinate metal salt complexes are also disclosed. Catalyst systems utilizing the N2-phosphinyl amidine metal salt complexes and N2-phosphinyl amidinate metal salt complexes are also disclosed along with the use of the N2-phosphinyl amidine compounds, N2-phosphinyl amidinates, N2-phosphinyl amidine metal salt complexes, and N2-phosphinyl amidinate metal salt complexes for the oligomerization and/or polymerization of olefins.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 31, 2014
    Publication date: August 7, 2014
    Applicant: CHEVRON PHILLIPS CHEMICAL COMPANY LP
    Inventors: Orson L. Sydora, Michael Carney, Brooke L. Small, Jeffery C. Gee, Steven Hutchison
  • Patent number: 8772519
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for preparing mono-allyl-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acids, esters and salts with allylic compounds, characterized in that a) a phosphinic acid source (I) is reacted with olefins (IV) in the presence of a catalyst A to give an alkylphosphonous acid, or salt or ester thereof (II), b) the alkylphosphonous acid, or salt or ester thereof (II) thus formed is reacted with allylic compounds of the formula (V) in the presence of a catalyst B and of a base to give a mono-allyl-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (III), where R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, R9 are the same or different and are each independently, inter alia, H, C1-C18-alkyl, C6-C18-aryl, C6-C18-aralkyl, C6-C18-alkylaryl, and X is H, C1-C18-alkyl, C6-C18-aryl, C6-C18-aralkyl, C6-C18-alkylaryl, Mg, Ca, Al, Sb, Sn, Ge, Ti, Fe, Zr, Zn, Ce, Bi, Sr, Mn, Cu, Ni, Li, Na, K and/or a protonated nitrogen base, and the catalysts A and B are transition metals and/or transition metal compounds and/or catalyst syst
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Date of Patent: July 8, 2014
    Assignee: Clariant Finance (BVI) Limited
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Publication number: 20140176022
    Abstract: The invention describes electronic devices comprising a metal complex compound having a first metallic centre M1 and a second metallic centre M2 and a polydentate, asymmetrical ligand L1, which contains a phosphido or amido donor D1 bridging the first and second metallic centres M1 and M2, and a further donor D2, which is bonded either to the first or to the second metallic centre, and uses of a complex of this type in the electronic field and for the generation of light, and to the production of devices of this type.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2012
    Publication date: June 26, 2014
    Applicant: Merck Patent GmbH
    Inventors: Lars Wesemann, Hartmut Schubert, Hermann August Mayer, Harmut Yersin, Andreas Rausch, Janet Arras
  • Patent number: 8722912
    Abstract: A catalyst contains a metal complex compound represented by the following general formula (I). In the formula (I), M is a metal ion such as ruthenium, L1 is a cyclic or acyclic, neutral or minus 1-valent unsaturated hydrocarbon group of 1 to 30 carbon atoms which may have a substituent, L2 and L3 are each independently chlorine or the like, and L4 is a compound bonded to M through phosphorus or arsenic and represented by the following general formula (IIa) or (IIb). In the formulas (IIa) and (IIb), E is phosphorus or arsenic, Y1 is oxygen or sulfur, Y2, Y3 and Y4 are each independently a hydrogen atom, an aryl group or the like, and H is a hydrogen atom.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 13, 2014
    Assignee: National University Corporation Okayama University
    Inventors: Toshiyuki Oshiki, Makoto Muranaka
  • Patent number: 8716508
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a method for preparing a metal catalyst comprising at least one ligand that is coordinated to the metal through at least one phosphorous (P) atom and at least one nitrogen (N) atom, the method comprising reacting a metal pre-cursor complex with an acid addition salt of an aminophosphine, diaminophosphine, aminodiphosphine or diaminodiphosphine, in the presence of a base.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 8, 2009
    Date of Patent: May 6, 2014
    Assignee: Kanata Chemical Technologies Inc.
    Inventors: Kamaluddin Abdur-Rashid, Dino Amoroso, Xuanhua Chen, Rongwei Guo, Shuiming Lu, Chi-Wing Tsang
  • Publication number: 20140114023
    Abstract: A catalyst is prepared in situ by reaction between an aryl halide and a Ni(0) complex. The catalyst may be used to promote chain-growth polymerization of halogen-substituted Mg or Zn monomers by a controlled radical mechanism. Polymers, co-polymers, block copolymers, polymer thin films, and surface-confined polymer brushes may be produced using the catalyst.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 28, 2012
    Publication date: April 24, 2014
    Applicant: Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State Univesity and Agricultural and Mechanical College
    Inventors: Evgueni E. Nesterov, Jinwoo Choi, Euiyong Hwang, Carlos A. Chavez
  • Patent number: 8680003
    Abstract: N2-phosphinyl amidine compounds, N2-phosphinyl amidinates, N2-phosphinyl amidine metal salt complexes, N2-phosphinyl amidinate metal salt complexes are described. Methods for making N2-phosphinyl amidine compounds, N2-phosphinyl amidinates, N2-phosphinyl amidine metal salt complexes, and N2-phosphinyl amidinate metal salt complexes are also disclosed. Catalyst systems utilizing the N2-phosphinyl amidine metal salt complexes and N2-phosphinyl amidinate metal salt complexes are also disclosed along with the use of the N2-phosphinyl amidine compounds, N2-phosphinyl amidinates, N2-phosphinyl amidine metal salt complexes, and N2-phosphinyl amidinate metal salt complexes for the oligomerization and/or polymerization of olefins.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 29, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 25, 2014
    Assignee: Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP
    Inventors: Orson L. Sydora, Michael Carney, Brooke L. Small, Jeffery C. Gee, Steven Hutchison
  • Patent number: 8664418
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing mono-carboxyfunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acids and esters and salts thereof, characterized in that a) a phosphinic acid source (I) is reacted with olefins (IV) to yield an alkylphosphonic acid, salt or ester (II) thereof in the presence of a catalyst A, b) the alkylphosphonic acid thus obtained, salt or ester (II) thereof is reacted with an ?,?-unsaturated carboxylic acid derivative (V) to yield a mono-carboxyfunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (III) in the presence of a catalyst B, wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7 are the same or different and stand independently of each other, among other things, for H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl, and X and Y are the same or different and stand independently of each other for H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl, Mg, Ca, Al, Sb, Sn, Ge, Ti, Fe, Zr, Zn, Ce, Bi, Sr, Mn, Cu, Ni, Li, Na, K and/or a protonized nitrogen base, and the catalyst A is formed b
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Date of Patent: March 4, 2014
    Assignee: Clariant Finance (BVI) Limited
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Harald Bauer, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Patent number: 8648202
    Abstract: The invention relates to bis(perfluoroalkyl)phosphinous acids, bis(perfluoroalkyl)thiophosphinous acids and derivatives, the synthesis thereof and the use thereof, in particular for the synthesis of air-stable metal complexes for catalytic processes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2009
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2014
    Assignee: Merck Patent GmbH
    Inventors: Berthold Hoge, Anne Julia Bader, Boris Kurscheid, Nikolai (Mykola) Ignatyev, Emil Ferdinand Aust
  • Publication number: 20130331629
    Abstract: The present application relates to N2-phosphinyl guanidine metal salt complexes. The present application also relates to catalyst systems comprising N2-phosphinyl guanidine metal salt complexes and processes for making catalyst systems comprising N2-phosphinyl guanidine metal salt complexes. The present application also relates to utilizing N2-phosphinyl guanidine metal salt complexes in processes of oligomerizing or polymerizing olefins.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 6, 2012
    Publication date: December 12, 2013
    Applicant: CHEVRON PHILLIPS CHEMICAL COMPANY LP
    Inventors: Orson J. SYDORA, Brooke L. SMALL, Michael J. CARNEY
  • Patent number: 8604232
    Abstract: The invention relates to method for producing mono amino-functionalised dialkylphosphonic acids esters and salts, characterized in that a) a phosphinic acid source (I) is reacted with olefins (IV) in the presence of a catalyst A to give an alkylphosphonous acid, the salt or ester thereof (II), b) the alkylphosphonous acid, the salt or ester thereof (II) produced above is reacted with an allylamine of formula (V) in the presence of a catalyst B to give mono amino-functionalised dialkylphosphinic acid derivatives (III) where, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, R9 independently=amongst others, H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl and X?H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl, Mg, Ca, Al, Sb, Sn, Ge, Ti, Fe, Zr, Zn, Ce, Bi, Sr, Mn, Cu, Ni, Li, Na, K and/or a protonated nitrogen base and Y=a mineral acid, a carboxylic acid, a Lewis acid or organic acid, where n=a whole or fractional number from 0 to 4, catalyst A is a transition metal and/or transition metal compound a
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2013
    Assignee: Clariant Finance (BVI) Limited
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Patent number: 8604108
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing mono-hydroxyfunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acids and esters and salts thereof by means of acroleins, characterized in that a) a phosphinic acid source (I) is reacted with olefins (IV) to yield an alkylphosphonic acid, salt or ester (II) thereof in the presence of a catalyst A, b) the thus obtained alkylphosphonic acid, salt or ester (II) thereof is reacted with compounds of formula (V) to yield a mono-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivatives (IV) in the presence of a catalyst B, and c) the thus obtained mono-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivatives (VI) are reacted to yield a mono-hydroxyfunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (III) in the presence of a catalyst C, wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7 are the same or different and stand independently of each other, among other things, for H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl, and X stands for H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl, M
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2013
    Assignee: Clariant Finance (BVI) Limited
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Publication number: 20130267714
    Abstract: Compounds of the formula (I) in the form of a mixture of predominantly one diastereomer or in the form of pure diastereomers, Z1-Q-P*R0R1??(I), wherein: Z1 is a C-bonded, secondary phosphine group of the formula —P(R)2, wherein R is a hydrocarbon radical or O-atom(s)-containing heterohydrocarbon radical having 1 to 18 carbon atoms and optionally substituted by C1-C6-alkyl, trifluoromethyl, C1-C6-alkoxy, trifluoromethoxy, (C1-C4-alkyl)2-amino, (C6H5)3Si, (C1-C12-alkyl)3Si or halogen; Q is selected from the group consisting of: (i) an optionally substituted achiral aromatic group, wherein the achiral aromatic group is bonded directly to Z1 through a carbon atom of the achiral aromatic group and bonded directly to P*R0R1 through a carbon atom of the achiral aromatic group, and (ii) an optionally substituted C1-C4-alkylene group; P* is a chiral phosphorus atom; R0 is methyl; and R1 is a C-bonded optically enriched or optically pure chiral, mono- or polycyclic, nonaromatic hydrocarbon ring; and prepar
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 26, 2013
    Publication date: October 10, 2013
    Inventors: Benoit PUGIN, Matthias LOTZ, Heidi LANDERT, Adrian WYSS, Raphael AARDOOM, Bjorn GSCHWEND, Andreas PFALTZ, Felix SPINDLER
  • Patent number: 8552212
    Abstract: The invention relates to a series of novel chiral phosphorus ligands of formulae (Ia) and (Ib): wherein R, 1-rR>4 and X are as defined herein. The invention also relates to chiral metal complexes prepared with these chiral phosphorus ligands. The chiral metal complexes are useful as catalysts for carrying out asymmetric hydro genation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 1, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2013
    Assignee: Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH
    Inventors: Bo Qu, Chris Hugh Senanayake, Wenjun Tang, Xudong Wei, Nathan K. Yee
  • Patent number: 8524930
    Abstract: This invention relates to a metathesis catalyst comprising a Group 8 metal complex represented by the formula: wherein: M is a Group 8 metal; each X is independently an anionic ligand; R1 and R2 are independently selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, a C1 to C30 hydrocarbyl, and a C1 to C30 substituted hydrocarbyl; R3 and R4 are independently selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, C1 to C12 hydrocarbyl groups, substituted C1 to C12 hydrocarbyl groups, and halides; and L is a neutral donor ligand. This invention also relates to processes for performing a metathesis reaction, in particular ring opening cross metathesis reactions and ring opening metathesis polymerization reactions, using the Group 8 metal complexes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 31, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2013
    Assignee: ExxonMobil Chemical Patents Inc.
    Inventors: Matthew W. Holtcamp, Matthew S. Bedoya
  • Publication number: 20130131366
    Abstract: A catalyst contains a metal complex compound represented by the following general formula (I). In the formula (I), M is a metal ion such as ruthenium, L1 is a cyclic or acyclic, neutral or minus 1-valent unsaturated hydrocarbon group of 1 to 30 carbon atoms which may have a substituent, L2 and L3 are each independently chlorine or the like, and L4 is a compound bonded to M through phosphorus or arsenic and represented by the following general formula (IIa) or (IIb). In the formulas (IIa) and (IIb), E is phosphorus or arsenic, Y1 is oxygen or sulfur, Y2, Y3 and Y4 are each independently a hydrogen atom, an aryl group or the like, and H is a hydrogen atom.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 29, 2011
    Publication date: May 23, 2013
    Applicant: NATIONAL UNIVERSITY CORPORATION OKAYAMA UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Toshiyuki Oshiki, Makoto Muranaka
  • Publication number: 20130123444
    Abstract: The present invention generally relates to a new method of polymerizing ethylene. In one embodiment, the present invention relates to compounds utilized in the polymerization of ethylene and to a synthesis/polymerization method that uses same. In another embodiment branched polyethylene is synthesized from an ethylene monomer using, in this embodiment, at least one nickel iminophosphonamide (PN2) complex. In still another embodiment, the reaction of (phenyl) (triphenylphosphine) (diphenyl-bis (trimethylsilylimino) phosphorato)-nickel, with Rh(acac) (C2H4)2 and ethylene yield a branched polyethylene. In an alternative of this embodiment, the reaction of (phenyl) (triphenylphosphine) (methyl-cis(trimethylsilyl)amino-bis(trimethylsilylimino) phosphorato)-nickel and ethylene, with or without Ni(COD)2, yields a branched polyethylene.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 2, 2012
    Publication date: May 16, 2013
    Applicant: THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON
    Inventor: The University of Akron
  • Publication number: 20130096314
    Abstract: A method for preparing a ruthenium carbene complex precursor includes reacting a ruthenium refinery salt with a hydrogen halide to form a ruthenium intermediate, and reacting the ruthenium intermediate with an L-type ligand to form the ruthenium carbene complex precursor. A method for preparing a ruthenium vinylcarbene complex includes converting a ruthenium carbene complex precursor into a ruthenium hydrido halide complex, and reacting the ruthenium hydrido halide complex with a propargyl halide to form the ruthenium vinylcarbene complex. A method for preparing a ruthenium carbene complex includes converting a ruthenium carbene complex precursor into a ruthenium carbene complex having a structure (PR1R2R3)2Cl2Ru?CH—R4, wherein R1, R2, R3, and R4 are alike or different, and wherein covalent bonds may optionally exist between two or more of R1, R2, and R3 and/or two of R1, R2, and R3 taken together may optionally form a ring with phosphorous.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 7, 2012
    Publication date: April 18, 2013
    Inventors: Linda A. Kunz, Steven A. Cohen
  • Publication number: 20130089493
    Abstract: Provided are: a device and method for generating hydrogen from a hydrogen reservoir, whereby it is possible to produce two weight equivalents of the weight equivalent of the hydrogen which can be emitted from ammonia borane-based compounds, in other words a hydrogen storage capacity of 13.0%, in a short time at low temperature; a catalyst used with the same; and a device for using emitted hydrogen.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 16, 2010
    Publication date: April 11, 2013
    Applicant: YOUL CHON CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Dong Yun Shin, Nok Jung Song, Sung Kwan Kim
  • Patent number: 8388936
    Abstract: A system and method for acquiring MR imaging data from a subject includes administering positively-charged nitroxides or gadolinium chelates for in vivo mitochondrial labeling, acquiring MR imaging data from the subject, and reconstructing an image of the subject having enhanced contrast in areas including metabolic and/or mitotic activity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2009
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2013
    Assignee: MCW Research Foundation, Inc.
    Inventors: Balaraman Kalyanaraman, Joy Joseph, Kathleen Marie Schmainda, Douglas Edward Prah, Marcos Lopez, Micael J. Hardy
  • Publication number: 20130041151
    Abstract: The present invention provides a novel ruthenium complex which has an excellent catalytic activity in terms of reactivity for asymmetric reduction of a carbonyl compound and enantioselectivity, a catalyst using the ruthenium complex, and a method for preparing optically active alcohol compounds using the ruthenium complex. The present invention relates to a ruthenium complex having ruthenacycle structure, a catalyst for asymmetric reduction consisting of the ruthenium complex, and a method for preparing optically active alcohol using the ruthenium complex.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 14, 2010
    Publication date: February 14, 2013
    Applicant: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hideki Nara, Tohru Yokozawa
  • Publication number: 20120309998
    Abstract: This invention relates to a metathesis catalyst comprising a Group 8 metal complex represented by the formula: wherein: M is a Group 8 metal; each X is independently an anionic ligand; R1 and R2 are independently selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, a C1 to C30 hydrocarbyl, and a C1 to C30 substituted hydrocarbyl; R3 and R4 are independently selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, C1 to C12 hydrocarbyl groups, substituted C1 to C12 hydrocarbyl groups, and halides; and L is a neutral donor ligand. This invention also relates to processes for performing a metathesis reaction, in particular ring opening cross metathesis reactions and ring opening metathesis polymerization reactions, using the Group 8 metal complexes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 31, 2011
    Publication date: December 6, 2012
    Inventors: Matthew W. HOLTCAMP, Matthew S. BEDOYA
  • Publication number: 20120309965
    Abstract: N2-phosphinyl amidine compounds, N2-phosphinyl amidinates, N2-phosphinyl amidine metal salt complexes, N2-phosphinyl amidinate metal salt complexes are described. Methods for making N2-phosphinyl amidine compounds, N2-phosphinyl amidinates, N2-phosphinyl amidine metal salt complexes, and N2-phosphinyl amidinate metal salt complexes are also disclosed. Catalyst systems utilizing the N2-phosphinyl amidine metal salt complexes and N2-phosphinyl amidinate metal salt complexes are also disclosed along with the use of the N2-phosphinyl amidine compounds, N2-phosphinyl amidinates, N2-phosphinyl amidine metal salt complexes, and N2-phosphinyl amidinate metal salt complexes for the oligomerization and/or polymerization of olefins.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 29, 2010
    Publication date: December 6, 2012
    Applicant: CHEVRON PHILLIPS CHEMICAL COMPANY LP
    Inventors: Orson L. Sydora, Michael Carney, Brooke L. Small, Jeffery C. Gee, Steven Hutchison
  • Publication number: 20120277455
    Abstract: The invention relates to a series of novel chiral phosphorus ligands of formulae (Ia) and (Ib): wherein R, 1-rR>4 and X are as defined herein. The invention also relates to chiral metal complexes prepared with these chiral phosphorus ligands. The chiral metal complexes are useful as catalysts for carrying out asymmetric hydro genation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 1, 2010
    Publication date: November 1, 2012
    Applicant: BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM INTERNATIONAL GMBH
    Inventors: Bo Qu, Chris Hugh Senanayake, Wenjun Tang, Xudong Wei, Nathan K. Yee
  • Patent number: 8299284
    Abstract: A compound having the formula (I) where each of R1, R2, R3 and R4 is independently C6-C18 aryl-, C5-C8 cycloalkyl-, C6-C18 aryl having at least one C1-C20 alkyl substituent, C5-C8 cycloalkyl having at least one C1-C20 alkyl substituent, C4-C20 branched alkyl-, C16-C20 linear alkyl-, RO—, —NRR?, —PRR?, —SR, fluoro substituted forms thereof, and perfluoro forms thereof: and R5 is C6-C18 aryl-, C5-C8 cycloalkyl-, C6-C18 aryl having at least one C1-C20 alkyl substituent, C5-C8 cycloalkyl having at least one C1-C20 alkyl substituent, C3-C20 branched alkyl-, C2-C30 linear alkyl-, fluoro substituted forms thereof, and perfluoro forms thereof; where R and R? are each independently C6-C18aryl-, C5-C8 cycloalkyl-, C6-C18 aryl having at least one C1-C20 alkyl substituent, C5-C8 cycloalkyl having at least one C1-C20 alkyl substituent, C4-C20 branched alkyl-, C2-C30 linear alkyl-, fluoro substituted forms thereof, and perfluoro forms thereof; A is N, P, S, or O with the proviso that when A is S, R2 is a nullify; and M is
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 2007
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2012
    Assignee: Stephan Consulting Corporation
    Inventors: Douglas W. Stephan, Preston A. Chase, Gregory C. Welch
  • Patent number: 8207364
    Abstract: The present invention provides a process for the preparation of a complex of formula (A) or (B): wherein, M is a platinum group metal atom; each X is an anionic monodentate ligand; is a bidentate phosphine ligand; and R1 and R2 are independently selected from the group consisting of straight-chain C1-10 alkyl, branched-chain C3-10 alkyl, C3-10 cycloalkyl and optionally substituted aryl; comprising the steps of: (a) preparing ?by reacting the lithium salt of R1R2PH with a dihaloalkane in a solvent comprising an alkyl ether and, optionally, an alkane, provided the alkyl ether is not diethyl ether; (b) reacting ?with a platinum group metal precursor compound to form the complex of formula (A) or formula (B).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2012
    Assignee: Johnson Matthey Public Limited Company
    Inventors: Christopher Francis James Barnard, Hongbo Li
  • Publication number: 20120146010
    Abstract: The present invention is to provide a device capable of having an easy production process and achieving a long lifetime. A device comprising a substrate, two or more electrodes facing each other disposed on the substrate and a positive hole injection transport layer disposed between two electrodes among the two or more electrodes, wherein the positive hole injection transport layer contains a transition metal compound-containing nanoparticle comprising a transition metal compound containing one or more kinds selected from the group consisting of a transition metal carbide oxide, transition metal nitride oxide and transition metal sulfide oxide, wherein a protecting agent having a linking group and a hydrophobic organic group is connected to the transition metal compound by the linking group.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 27, 2010
    Publication date: June 14, 2012
    Applicant: Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shigehiro Ueno, Yosuke Taguchi, Masaya Shimogawara
  • Publication number: 20120121485
    Abstract: This invention relates to a process for removing metals, particularly mercury, from hydrocarbon streams by use of an ionic liquid, where in the metal-containing hydrocarbon stream is contacted with an ionic liquid to produce a product hydrocarbon stream having reduced mercury content.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 30, 2010
    Publication date: May 17, 2012
    Inventors: Robin Don Rogers, John Holbrey, Hector Rodriguez
  • Patent number: 8163867
    Abstract: The complex of the present invention containing an onium salt and a central Lewis acidic metal has a high catalytic activity at a high temperature for the copolymerization of an epoxide and carbon dioxide to produce a high molecular weight poly-carbonate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2008
    Date of Patent: April 24, 2012
    Assignee: SK Innovation Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Bun Yeoul Lee, Sujith S., Eun Kyung Noh, Jae Ki Min
  • Publication number: 20110294044
    Abstract: Novel materials comprising a solid support, linker arms and metal-organic complexes, and their use for the electrocatalytic production and oxidation of H2. Such materials can be used for the production of electrodes in the field of electronics, and notably electrodes for fuel cells, electrolysers and photoelectrocatalytical (PEC) devices.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 20, 2009
    Publication date: December 1, 2011
    Inventors: Vincent Artero, Marc Fontecave, Serge Palacin, Alan Le Goff, Bruno Jousselme
  • Publication number: 20110281983
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing monohydroxy-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acids, esters, and salts, characterized in that a) a phosphinic acid source (I) is reacted with olefins (IV) in the presence of a catalyst A to obtain an alkylphosphonous acid, the salt or ester (II) thereof, b) the, obtained alkylphosphonous acid, the salt or ester (II) thereof is reacted with alkylene oxides of formula (V) in the presence of a catalyst B to obtain a monofunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (III), wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8 are identical or different from each other and independently represent, inter alia, H, C1-C18-alkyl, C6-C18-aryl, C6-C18-aralkyl, C6-C18-alkylaryl, and X represents H, C1-C18-alkyl, C6-C18-aryl, C6-C18-aralkyl, C6-C18-alkylaryl, Mg, Ca, Al, Sb, Sn, Ge, Ti, Fe, Zr, Zn, Ce, Bi, Sr, Mn, Cu, Ni, Li, Na, K and/or a protonated nitrogenous base, catalyst A represents transition metals and/or transition metal compounds and/or catalyst systems composed of a transiti
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Publication date: November 17, 2011
    Applicant: CLARIANT FINANCE (BVI) LIMITED
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Publication number: 20110275744
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing mono-carboxy-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acids, esters and salts using a vinyl ether.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Publication date: November 10, 2011
    Applicant: CLARIANT FINANCE (BVI) LIMITED
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Mathias Dietz, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Publication number: 20110237720
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing mono-carboxyfunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acids and esters and salts thereof by means of vinyl compounds, characterized in that a) a phosphinic acid source (I) is reacted with olefins (IV) to yield an alkylphosphonic acid, salt or ester (II) thereof in the presence of a catalyst A, b) the thus obtained alkylphosphonic acid, salt or ester (II) thereof is reacted with acetylenic compounds of formula (V) to yield a mono-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (VI) in the presence of a catalyst B, and c) the thus obtained mono-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (VI) is reacted with carbon monoxide to yield a mono-carboxyfunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (III) in the presence of a catalyst C, wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6 are the same or different and stand independently of each other, among other things, for H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl, and X and Y are the same or different and stand indepe
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Publication date: September 29, 2011
    Applicant: CLARIANT FINANCE (BVI) LIMITED
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Publication number: 20110237721
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing mono-carboxy-functionalized dialkyiphosphinic acids, esters and salts using a vinyl ester of a carboxylic acid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Publication date: September 29, 2011
    Applicant: CLARIANT FINANCE (BVI) LIMITED
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Mathias Dietz, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Publication number: 20110237722
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing mono-hydroxy-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acids, esters and salts.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Publication date: September 29, 2011
    Applicant: CLARIANT FINANCE (BVI) LIMITED
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Publication number: 20110224339
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing mono-hydroxyfunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acids and esters and salts thereof by means of acroleins, characterized in that a) a phosphinic acid source (I) is reacted with olefins (IV) to yield an alkylphosphonic acid, salt or ester (II) thereof in the presence of a catalyst A, b) the thus obtained alkylphosphonic acid, salt or ester (II) thereof is reacted with compounds of formula (V) to yield a mono-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivatives (IV) in the presence of a catalyst B, and c) the thus obtained mono-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivatives (VI) are reacted to yield a mono-hydroxyfunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (III) in the presence of a catalyst C, wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7 are the same or different and stand independently of each other, among other things, for H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl, and X stands for H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl, M
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Publication date: September 15, 2011
    Applicant: CLARIANT FINANCE (BVI) LIMITED
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Publication number: 20110224340
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing mono-vinylfunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acids, esters, and salts, characterized in that a) a phosphinic acid source (I) is converted with olefins (IV) to an alkylphosphonic acid, salt, or ester (II) in the presence of a catalyst A, b) the alkylphosphonic acid, salt, or ester (II) thus created is converted with acetylenic compounds of formula (V) into a mono-vinylfunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (III) in the presence of a catalyst B, where R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6 are the same or different and are independent of each other, among other things, H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl, and X stands for H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl, Mg, Ca, Al, Sb, Sn, Ge, Ti, Fe, Zr, Zn, Ce, Bi, Sr, Mn, Cu, Ni, Li, Na, K and/or a protonized nitrogen base, and the catalysts A and B are transition metals and/or transition metal compounds and/or catalyst systems comprised of a transition metal and/or a transitio
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Publication date: September 15, 2011
    Applicant: CLARIANT FINANCE (BVI) LIMITED
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Publication number: 20110213080
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for preparing mono-allyl-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acids, esters and salts with allylic compounds, characterized in that a) a phosphinic acid source (I) is reacted with olefins (IV) in the presence of a catalyst A to give an alkylphosphonous acid, or salt or ester thereof (II), b) the alkylphosphonous acid, or salt or ester thereof (II) thus formed is reacted with allylic compounds of the formula (V) in the presence of a catalyst B and of a base to give a mono-allyl-functionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (III), where R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, R9 are the same or different and are each independently, inter alia, H, C1-C18-alkyl, C6-C18-aryl, C6-C18-aralkyl, C6-C18-alkylaryl, and X is H, C1-C18-alkyl, C6-C18-aryl, C6-C18-aralkyl, C6-C18-alkylaryl, Mg, Ca, Al, Sb, Sn, Ge, Ti, Fe, Zr, Zn, Ce, Bi, Sr, Mn, Cu, Ni, Li, Na, K and/or a protonated nitrogen base, and the catalysts A and B are transition metals and/or transition metal compounds and/or catalyst syst
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Publication date: September 1, 2011
    Applicant: CLARIANT FINANCE (BVI) LIMITED
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken
  • Publication number: 20110213052
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing mono-carboxyfunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acids and esters and salts thereof, characterized in that a) a phosphinic acid source (I) is reacted with olefins (IV) to yield an alkylphosphonic acid, salt or ester (II) thereof in the presence of a catalyst A, b) the alkylphosphonic acid thus obtained, salt or ester (II) thereof is reacted with an ?,?-unsaturated carboxylic acid derivative (V) to yield a mono-carboxyfunctionalized dialkylphosphinic acid derivative (III) in the presence of a catalyst B, wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7 are the same or different and stand independently of each other, among other things, for H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl, and X and Y are the same or different and stand independently of each other for H, C1-C18 alkyl, C6-C18 aryl, C6-C18 aralkyl, C6-C18 alkylaryl, Mg, Ca, Al, Sb, Sn, Ge, Ti, Fe, Zr, Zn, Ce, Bi, Sr, Mn, Cu, Ni, Li, Na, K and/or a protonized nitrogen base, and the catalyst A is formed b
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2009
    Publication date: September 1, 2011
    Applicant: CLARIANT FINANCE (BVI) LIMITED
    Inventors: Michael Hill, Harald Bauer, Werner Krause, Martin Sicken