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, C. P., et al. “Kinetics and mechanism of the formation of the bis(ethylidyne) tricobalt cluster Cp*3Co3(μ3-CCH3) 2 from reaction of acetylene with Cp*3Co3(μ2-H)3(μ 3-H).” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 117, no. 16, 1995, pp. 4607–22.

Casey, C. P., et al. “X-ray Crystal Structures of Two (Ethylidyne)tricobalt Clusters: Thermolysis of Cp*Co(H2C=CH2)2 Produces Cp*3Co3(μ3-CCH3)(μ3-H), Not Cp*3Co3(μ3-CCH3)2.” Organometallics, vol. 13, no. 4, Apr. 1994, pp. 1521–24. Scopus, doi:10.1021/om00016a065. Full Text

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