cyclopentadiene


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cyclopentadiene

(ˌsaɪkləʊˌpɛntəˈdaɪiːn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless liquid unsaturated cyclic hydrocarbon obtained in the cracking of petroleum hydrocarbons and the distillation of coal tar: used in the manufacture of plastics and insecticides. Formula: C5H6
Translations
ciclopentadiene
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By activating the compound hafnocene (a complex of hafnium metal ions with cyclopentadiene and chlorine ligands) to react with [N.
For example, in the reaction of cyclopentadiene and acrylonitrile on silica we obtained 62% of the endo adduct and 38% of the exo adduct.
On the Ti-TADDOLate-catalyzed Diels-Alder addition of 3-butenoyl-1,3-oxazolidin-2-one to cyclopentadiene.