Faculty Profiles

Ross A. Widenhoefer
Professor of Chemistry
Office: 
124 Science Drive, 2101 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 660-1533
Fax: 
(919) 660-1605

Overview

Education:

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison 1994

B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College 1989

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Inorganic, Organic

CASEY, CP, WIDENHOEFER, RA, and HALLENBECK, SL. "CONVERSION OF ACETYLENE TO A TRIPLE BRIDGED ETHYLIDYNE LIGAND ON THE CLUSTER CP-ASTERISK-3CO3(MU(2)-H)3(MU(3)-H)." ORGANOMETALLICS 12.10 (October 1993): 3788-3789. Full Text

Casey, CP, Widenhoefer, RA, and Hayashi, RK. "Reaction of NO with Cp*3Co3(μ-H)4 Preserves the Tricobalt Cluster and Produces Cp*3Co3(μ3-NO)2." Inorg. Chim. Acts 212 (1993): 81-. (Academic Article)

Casey, C, Widenhoefer, R, Hallenbeck, S, and Gavney, J. "Reaction of CO and tert-Butyl Isocyanide with the Cluster Cp*3Co3(μ2-H)3(μ3-H): Facile Hydrogen Transfer to Isocyanide Forms Cp*3Co3(μ2-H)(μ3-η2-HC=NCMe3)." J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. (1993): 1692-. (Academic Article)

Casey, CP, Widenhoefer, RA, and Hayashi, RK. "Reaction of NO with Cp*3Co3(μ-H)4 preserves the tricobalt cluster and produces Cp*3Co3(μ3-NO)2." Inorganica Chimica Acta 212.1-2 (1993): 81-85. Full Text

Casey, CP, Widenhoefer, RA, Hallenbeck, SL, and Gavney, JA. "Reaction of CO and tert-butyl isocyanide with the cluster [(C 5Me5)3Co3(μ2-H) 3(μ3-H)] facile hydrogen transfer to isocyanide forms [(C5Me5)3Co3 (μ-H) (μ3-η2-HC=NCMe3)]." Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications 22 (1993): 1692-1694. Full Text

Casey, CP, Widenhoefer, RA, and Hallenbeck, SL. "Conversion of acetylene to a triple bridged ethylidyne ligand on the cluster Cp*3Co3(μ2-H)3(μ 3-H)." Organometallics 12.10 (1993): 3788-3789.

KERSTEN, JL, RHEINGOLD, AL, THEOPOLD, KH, CASEY, CP, WIDENHOEFER, RA, and HOP, C. "[CP-ASTERISK-CO=COCP-ASTERISK] IS A HYDRIDE." ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION IN ENGLISH 31.10 (October 1992): 1341-1343. Full Text

Kersten, JL, Rheingold, AL, Theopold, KH, Casey, CP, Widenhoefer, RA, and Hop, CECA. "'[Cp*Co=CoCp*]' is a Hydride." Angew. Chem. 104 (1992): 1364-. (Academic Article)

Casey, CP, Widenhoefer, RA, and O'Connor, JM. "Phosphine induced cyclopentadienyl ring slippage catalyzes CO insertion into a methyl rhenium compound to produce an acetyl rhenium compound." Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 428.1-2 (1992): 99-105. Full Text

Kersten, JL, Rheingold, AL, Theopold, KH, Casey, CP, Widenhoefer, RA, and Hop, CECA. ""[Cp*Co=CoCp*]" is a hydride." Angewandte Chemie (International Edition in English) 31.10 (1992): 1341-1343.

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