Novel ruthenium-encapsulating polysiloxane gels are prepared by treatment of polymethylhydrosiloxane with diols in the presence of (μ3, η2,η3,η5-acenaphthylene)Ru 3(CO)7, and act as reusable catalysts in the isomerization of alkenes without leakage of the catalyst species.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
- Ceramics and Composites
- Surfaces, Coatings and Films
- Metals and Alloys
- Materials Chemistry