Problems & Solutions
in Organometallic Chemistry

Susan E. Kegley
University of California, Berkeley

Allan R. Pinhas
University of Cincinnati


1. Methods for the Identification of Organometallic Complexes
2. Structure and Bonding
3. Ligand Substitution Reactions
4. Rearrangements and Fluxional Processes
5.Oxidative-addition and Reductive-elimination Reactions
6. Insertion Reactions
7. Nucleophilic Attack on Coordinated Ligands
8. Electrophilic Attack on Coordinated Ligands
9. Metallacycles
10. Reactions of Transition Metal Alkyl and Hydride Complexes
11. Catalytic Reactions
12. Organometallic Complexes in Organic Synthesis
13. Additional Problems
Index