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Ethylene oligomerization beyond Schulz-Flory distributions


Britovsek, GJP and Malinowski, R and McGuinness, DS and Nobbs, JD and Tomov, AK and Wadsley, AW and Young, CT, Ethylene oligomerization beyond Schulz-Flory distributions, ACS Catalysis, 5, (11) pp. 6922-6925. ISSN 2155-5435 (2015) [Refereed Article]

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DOI: doi:10.1021/acscatal.5b02203


The oligomerization of ethylene produces α-olefin distributions ranging from Schulz–Flory distributions to alternating and selective oligomer distributions that can be mathematically analyzed and characterized by recurrence relations.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:oligomerisation, catalysis, distributions, alpha-olefins, ethylene, trimerization, tetramerization, recurrence
Research Division:Chemical Sciences
Research Group:Inorganic chemistry
Research Field:Organometallic chemistry
Objective Division:Manufacturing
Objective Group:Industrial chemicals and related products
Objective Field:Organic industrial chemicals (excl. resins, rubber and plastics)
UTAS Author:Britovsek, GJP (Dr George Britovsek)
UTAS Author:McGuinness, DS (Dr David McGuinness)
ID Code:105978
Year Published:2015
Funding Support:Australian Research Council (FT100100609)
Web of Science® Times Cited:60
Deposited By:Chemistry
Deposited On:2016-01-21
Last Modified:2016-07-28

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