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Researcher: Weliange, NM (Dr Malathi Weliange)

Fields of Research

Transition metal chemistry
Organometallic chemistry
Reaction kinetics and dynamics
Main group metal chemistry

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in the chemical sciences
Organic industrial chemicals (excl. resins, rubber and plastics)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Cobalt-bis(imino)pyridine complexes as catalysts for hydroalumination–isomerisation of internal olefins; Dalton Transactions
Ethylene oxidation by a platinum(II) hydroxo complex. Insights into the wacker process; Organometallics
Insertion and isomerisation of internal olefins at alkylaluminium hydride: catalysis with zirconocene dichloride; Dalton Transactions
Insertion, elimination and isomerisation of olefins at alkylaluminium hydride: an experimental and theoretical study; Dalton Transactions
Methods of Converting Polyols
Proton-catalyzed oxo - Alkene coupling: 2-platinaoxetane formation; American Chemical Society. Journal
Thermal dehydroboration: experimental and theoretical studies of olefin elimination from trialkylboranes and its relationship to alkylborane isomerization and transalkylation; Organometallics

Research Projects

8th Australasian Organometallics Meeting and Discussion (OZOM8), Australia; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision