Dr. Tikkanen's Papers


Dr. Tikkanen's


  1. "Piano stool complexes containing the bulky pentaphenylcyclopentadienyl(C5Ph5) ligand: Preparation, characterization and X-ray structure of C5Ph5Zr(N(CH3)2)3 (I)." Jin An, Luis Urrieta, Rayshonda Williams, Wayne Tikkanen, Robert Bau, Muhammed Yousufuddin, , Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 2005, 690 (19), 4376-4380.
  2. “Synthesis and Characterization of Zirconocene Complexes of Sterically Demanding Pentaphenylcyclopentadienyl and Tetraphenyl-m-tolyl Cyclopentadienyl Ligands” Deborah L. Greene, Alex Chau, Marisa Monreal, Carmen Mendez, Iris Cruz, Doreen M. Macias, Tambi Wenj, Audrey Gonzalez, Wayne Tikkanen, Brian Schick, Katherine Kantardjief Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 2003 682(1-2) 8-13.
  3. Zirconocene Complexes of the Sterically Demanding Pentaphenylcyclopentadienyl Ligand, CpPRO. Synthesis and Characterization of CpPROZrX3(X = Cl), CpCpPROZrX2 (Cp = h5-C5H5; CpPRO = h5-C5(C6H5)5) (X = Cl)” Deborah L. Greene, Oscar A. Villalta, Doreen M. Macias, Audrey Gonzalez, Wayne Tikkanen, Brian Schick, Katherine Kantardgief, Inorganic Chemistry Communications 1999 2(7) 311-314.
  4. “Intercalation of Heavy Metal Iodides” C. C. Coleman, H. Goldwhite, W. Tikkanen, Chemistry of Materials; 1998; 10(10); 2794-2800.
  5. “Multinuclear Magnetic Resonance Study of Zinc(II) and Cadmium(II) Complexing with Isothiocyanate” A. Fratiello, V. Kubo-Anderson, D. J. Lee, T. Mao, K. Ng, S. Nickolaisen, R. D. Perrigan, V. San Lucas, W. Tikkanen, A. Wong, K. Wong.  Journal of Solution Chemistry 1998, 27 (4), 331-359.
  6. “Synthesis, Characterization, Carbonylation And Other Reactions Of Cyclo-penta-dienyl-(Diphenyl-phosphino-Cyclo-pentadienyl)-dibenzyl-zirconium(Iv)” M. Borja, M. Gonzalez, P. Watkins, J. Manning, W. Tikkanen.  Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 1996 522 123-7.
  7. “Intercalation of Hydrazines in Lead Iodide” H. Goldwhite, C. Coleman, W. Tikkanen, et al., Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids  1996 57, 1153-58.
  8. “Synthesis, characterization and carbonylation of cyclo-penta-dienyl(diphenyl-phosphinocyclopenta-dienyl)-chloro-methyl-zirconium(IV)” K. Lam, A. L. Kim, K. Ruekert, W. Tikkanen Organometallics 1995, 14, 1525-28.
  9. "Preparation and Carbonylation of Ring-Functionalized Methyl Zirconacenes [(h5-C5H4)P(C6H5)2]2Zr(CH3)2-nCln (n = 0,1).  Observation and X-ray Structure  of a Fluxional "Acyl-Phosphonium" Moiety in the Complex [(h5-C5H4)P(C6H5)2][(h5-C5H4)--CH3)Cl.", W. Tikkanen; J. W. Ziller  Organometallics   1991, 10, 2266-73.
  10. "Bifunctional Ligands for the Preparation of Heterobinuclear Complexes.  Synthesis and Characterization of Tl(C5H4P(CH3)2--), [(h5-C5H4)P(CH3)2]2ZrCl2 and the Heterobinuclear complex {[m-(h5-C5H4)P(CH3)2]ZrCl2}Mo(CO)4." D. Morcos;  W. Tikkanen; Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 1989, 371, 15.
  11. "Functionalized Group 4 Metallocene Complexes as Binucleating Ligands: Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Tetracarbonyl-P,P'bis(diphenylphosphinocyclo- pentadienyl)-dichloro-zirconium(IV))molybdenum(0)." W. Tikkanen; Y. Fujita; J. L. Petersen; Organometallics,1986, 5 , 888.
  12. "Synthesis, Structural Characterization and Electrochemistry of [1]-Metallocenophane Complexes, [Si(alkyl)2(h5-C5H4)2]MCl2, M=Ti, Zr." C. S. Bajgur; W. Tikkanen; J.L Petersen; Inorganic Chemistry , 1985, 24 , 2539.
  13. "Insertion of a Formaldehyde Unit into a 1-Zircona-3-Silacyclobutane Ring. Structural Characterization of (h5-C5H5)2Zr-OCH2CH2Si(CH3)2CH2)." W. R. Tikkanen; J. L. Petersen; Organometallics, 1984, 3,1651.
  14. "Stereochemical Influence of the Metal Orbital Occupancy on the Structure of the 1-Metalla-3-Silacyclobutane Ring in (h5-C5H5)2M(CH2Si(CH3)2CH2), M = Zr, Nb,  and Mo." W. R. Tikkanen; J. W. Egan, Jr. ; J. L. Petersen;  Organometallics, 1984, 3, 1646.
  15. "1-Metalla-3-silacyclobutanes.  Synthesis and Characterization of (h5-C5H5)2M(CH2Si(CH3)2CH2), M = Ti, Zr, Nb, and Mo." W. R. Tikkanen; J. Z. Liu; J. W. Egan, Jr. ;  J. L. Petersen; Organometallics, 1984, 3, 825.
  16. "Observation of Both Bridging and Chelating Modes of 2-(2'-pyridyl)-1,8-naphthyridine (pynp) in the Same Complex: X-Ray Structure of Dichlorotris(pynp)-dirhodium(II) hexafluorophosphate." A. T. Baker; A. E. Rae; W. R. Tikkanen; W. C. Kaska; P. C. Ford; Inorganic Chemistry, 1984, 23,  3254.
  17. "Synthesis and Characterization of Copper Complexes with 2,7-bis (2'-pyridyl)- 1,8-naphthyridine (bpnp). Crystal Structures of Cl3(m-OH)bpnpCu2 and [(PPh3)2bpnpCu(I)]PF6." W. R. Tikkanen; W. C. Kaska; P. C. Ford; C. Kruger;  Inorganic Chemistry, 1984, 23, 3633.
  18. "Preparation and Spectral and Electrochemical Characterization of Dirhodium(II) Complexes with 1, 8 naphthyridine Ligands: 2,7-bis (2'-pyridyl)-1,8-naphthyridine, 5,6-dihydrodipyrido(2,3-b; 3',2'-j)-1,10-phenanthroline, 2-(2'-pyridyl)-1,8-naphthyridine  and 1,8-naphthyridine." W. R. Tikkanen; W. C. Kaska; P. C. Ford; Inorganic Chemistry, 1984, 23, 141.
  19. "Crescent Shaped Dinuclear Complexes: Synthesis, Characterization and Structure of tris(m-acetato)-2,7-bis (2'-pyridyl)-1,8-naphthyridine dirhodium(II) hexafluorophosphate." W. R. Tikkanen; E. Binamira-Soriaga; W. C. Kaska; P. C. Ford; Inorganic Chemistry, 1983, 22, 1147.
  20. "The Chemistry of Dinucleating Ligands. Synthesis and Structure of Bromotricarbonyl-2,7-bis (2'-pyridyl)-1,8-naphthyridinerhenium(I)." W. R. Tikkanen; T. L. Layman; R. Kane; S Moya; C. Krüger; W. C. Kaska; Inorganica Chimica Acta, 1983, 76, L29.
  21. Ph. D. Dissertation: Derivatives of 1, 8-naphthyridine as Binucleating Ligands: Complexes with Copper and Rhodium. Advisors; Professor Peter C. Ford and Professor William C. Kaska.