Inorganic Chemistry - Weidenbruch

Prof. Dr. Manfred Weidenbruch

Publications since 1996 (by July 1th 2006)

M. Weidenbruch, A. Schäfer, and A. Lesch, in: Synthetic Methods of Organometallic and Inorganic Chemistry, Vol. 2, Ed.: W. A. Herrmann, Thieme, Stuttgart 1996, p. 210 – 213.

Hexa-tert-butylcyclotrisilane
M. Weidenbruch and A. Lesch in: Synthetic Methods of Organometallic and Inorganic Chemistry, Vol. 2, Ed.: W. A. Herrmann, Thieme, Stuttgart 1996, p. 209 - 210

1,1-Di-tert-butyl-trans-2,3-dimethylsilirane
A. Schäfer and M. Weidenbruch in: Synthetic Methods of Organometallic and Inorganic Chemistry, Vol. 2, Ed.: W. A. Herrmann, Thieme, Stuttgart 1996, p. 276 - 277

Hexakis(2,4,6-triisopropylphenyl)cyclotristannane
A. Schäfer and M. Weidenbruch in: Synthetic Methods of Organometallic and Inorganic Chemistry, Vol. 2, Ed.: W. A. Herrmann, Thieme, Stuttgart 1996, p. 277 - 278.

Tetrakis(2,4,6-triisopropylphenyl)distannene
E. Kroke, P. Will, M. Weidenbruch, in Organosilicon Chemistry II, N. Auner, J. Weis (eds.), VCH, Weinheim, 1996, p. 309 - 315.

Silylene and Disilene Additions to the Double Bonds of Alkenes, 1,3-Dienes, and Hetero-1,3-dienes
M. Weidenbruch, A. Stilter, K. Peters, H.G. von Schnering, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 1996, 622, 534 - 538.

Verbindungen des Germaniums und Zinns. 17. Alkylarylstannylen-Komplexe des Chroms und Molybdäns ohne Donorstabilisierung
M. Weidenbruch, A. Hagedorn, K. Peters, H. G. von Schnering, Chem. Ber., 1996, 129, 401 - 404.

Compounds of Germanium and Tin. 18. Cleavage Reactions of Hexa-tert-butylcyclotrigermane: Conglomerate versus Racemate Crystallization
W. W. du Mont, M. Weidenbruch, Nachr. Chem. Techn. Lab., 1996, 44, 119 - 130.

Jahresrückblick 1995: Hauptgruppen
M. Weidenbruch, P. Will, K. Peters, H. G. von Schnering, H. Marsmann, J. Organomet. Chem., 1996, 521, 355 - 362.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 59. Reactions of Silylenes and a Disilene with Electron-Poor 1,3-Dienes: New Silaheterocycles and Complete Degradation of a CF3 Group.
E. Kroke, S. Willms, M. Weidenbruch, W. Saak, S. Pohl, H. Marsmann, Tetrahedron Lett., 1996, 37, 3675 - 3679.

Siliranes: Formation, Isonitrile Insertions, and Thermal Rearrangements
M. Weidenbruch, P. Will, K. Peters, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 1996, 622, 1811 - 1813.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 61. 1,3,2-Diazasiloles by Silylene Addition to Trifluoroacetonitrile
M. Weidenbruch, A. Stilter, K. Peters, H. G. von Schnering, Chem. Ber., 1996, 129, 1565 - 1567.

Compounds of Germanium and Tin, 20. Stannylene Complexes of Iron and Nickel without Donor Stabilization
E. Kroke, M. Weidenbruch, in Organosilicon Chemistry III, (Eds. N. Auner, J. Weis) Wiley-VCH Weinheim, 1997, 95 - 100.

New Silaheterocycles: Formation and Properties

M. Weidenbruch, H. Kilian, M. Stürmann, S. Pohl, W. Saak, H. Marsmann, D. Steiner, A. Berndt, J. Organomet. Chem., 1997, 530, 255 - 257.

Compounds of Germanium and Tin. 19. A Stannaethene with planar environments of the tricoordinated tin and carbon atoms
M. Weidenbruch, M. Stürmann, H. Kilian, S. Pohl, W. Saak, Chem. Ber., 1997, 130, 735 - 738.

Compounds of Germanium and Tin, 21. A Tetraaryldigermene with a Short Germanium-Germanium Double Bond and a Nearly Planar Environment of Both Germanium Atoms
M. Weidenbruch, L. Kirmaier, H. Marsmann, P. G. Jones, Organometallics, 1997, 16, 3080 - 3082.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 62. Silylene Reactions with N-Methylpyrrole: Cycloadditions and Rearrangements
M. Weidenbruch, L. Kirmaier, E. Kroke, W. Saak, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 1997, 623, 1277 - 1280.

Siliciumverbindungen mit starken intramolekularen sterischen Wechselwirkungen. 63. Silylen Reaktionen mit Selenophen und einem Tellurophen: Bildung und Strukturen eines 1,3-Diselena-2,4-disiletans und eines 1,3-Ditellura-2,4-disiletans

M. Weidenbruch, S. Olthoff, K. Peters, H. G. von Schnering, Chem. Commun., 1997, 1433 - 1434.

Phosphadisilacyclobutenes by Stepwise Silylene Additions to Phosphaalkynes
A. Schäfer, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, H. Marsmann, G. Henkel, Chem. Ber., 1997, 130, 1733 - 1737.

Compounds of Germanium and Tin. 22. Reactions of a Silylene with a Germylene and a Stannylene: Formation of a Digermene with an Unusual Arrangement of the Substituents and of a Stannane
M. Weidenbruch, S. Willms, W. Saak, G. Henkel, Angew. Chem., 1997, 109, 2612 - 2613; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 1997, 36, 2503 - 2504.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 64. Hexaaryltetrasilabuta-1,3-dien: Ein Molekül mit konjugierten Si=Si-Doppelbindungen
M. A. DellaBona, M. C. Cassani, J. A. Keates, G. A. Lawless, M. F. Lappert, M. Stürmann, M. Weidenbruch, J. Chem. Soc., Dalton Trans., 1998, 1187 - 1190.

Magnetic resonance spectroscopic studies of a tetraaryl-distannene and -digermene [M2R4] (R = C6HBut-2-Me3-4,5,6 and M = Sn or Ge)
L. Kirmaier, M. Weidenbruch, H. Marsmann, K. Peters, H. G. von Schnering, Organometallics, 1998, 17, 1237 - 1240.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 65. Silylene and Disilene Additions to Hexa-2,4-diyne: Formation of a Propynylsilirene and of Bicyclic Compounds
M. Weidenbruch, P. Will, H. Marsmann, K. Peters, H. G. von Schnering, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 1998, 624, 15 - 16.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 66. Partial Degradation of a CF3-Group by Silylene Attack
M. Weidenbruch, A. Stilter, W. Saak, K. Peters, H. G. von Schnering, J. Organomet. Chem., 1998, 560, 125 - 129.

Compounds of Germanium and Tin. 23. An octahedral stannylmanganese stannylene complex
A. Schäfer, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 1998, 624, 1405 - 1408.

Compounds of Germanium and Tin. 24. Aminosilylgermylenes: (E)-Digermene versus Germylene Crystallization
M. Weidenbruch, A. Stilter, H. Marsmann, K. Peters, H. G. von Schnering, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 1998, 1333 - 1336.

Compounds of Germanium and Tin. 25. A Zwitterionic Distannene and Two (RSnX)4 Cages with an Unusual Arrangement of the Sn4X4 Cluster Atoms, R = tBu3Si, X = Se, Te
K. Peters, E.-M. Peters, L. Kirmaier, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Kristallogr., NCS 1998, 213, 747 - 748.

Crystal structure of 1,1,2,2-tetra-tert-butyl-1,2-dichlorodisilane, [(C4H9)2ClSi]2
M. Weidenbruch, S. Olthoff, W. Saak, H. Marsmann, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 1998, 1755 - 1758.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 68. Silylene Reactions with N-N Multiple Bonds: Additions and Rearrangements
M. Stürmann, M. Weidenbruch, K. W. Klinkhammer, F. Liesner, H. Marsmann, Organometallics, 1998, 17, 4425 - 4428.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin and Lead. 26. New Plumbylenes and a Plumbylene Dimer with a Short Lead-Lead Separation
M. Weidenbruch, U. Grobecker, W. Saak, E.-M. Peters, K. Peters, Organometallics, 1998, 17, 5206 - 5209.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 27. Stepwise Insertion of Carbon Disulfide into the Sn-C Bonds of a Diarylstannylene
M. Weidenbruch, A. Grybat, K. Peters, E.-M. Peters, Monatsh. Chem., 1999, 130, 157 - 162.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 67. Reactions of a Cyclotrisilane with Chalcogen Transfer Reagents.
M. Stürmann, W. Saak, H. Marsmann, M. Weidenbruch, Angew. Chem., 1999, 111, 145 - 147; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 1999, 38, 187 - 189; siehe auch: Chem. Eng. News 1999, January 11, p. 30.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead, 28. Tetrakis(2,4,6-triisopropylphenyl)­diplumben: Ein Molekül mit einer Blei-Blei-Doppelbindung
M. Weidenbruch, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 1999, 373 - 381.

Some Silicon, Germanium, Tin, and Lead Analogues of Carbenes, Alkenes, and Dienes (Microreview).
U. Fooken, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, J. Organomet. Chem., 1999, 579, 280 - 284.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 29. Diarylstannylene reactions with some aryl azides: formation of different ring systems.
M. Stürmann, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, K. W. Klinkhammer, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 1999, 579 - 582.

Compound of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 30. A Heteroleptic Diplumbene and a Magnesium Bromide Stabilized Plumbylene Dimer.
M. Stürmann, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 1999, 625, 705 - 706.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 31. Magnesium Dibromide-Linked Plumbylene Molecules
M. Stürmann, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, A. Berndt, D. Scheschkewitz, Heteroatom Chem., 1999, 10, 554 - 558.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 32. Molecular Structures of New Compounds with Ge/C and Sn/C Double Bonds.
A. Grybat, S. Boomgaarden, W. Saak, H. Marsmann, M. Weidenbruch, Angew. Chem., 1999, 111, 2161 - 2163; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 1999, 38, 2010 - 2012.

Siliciumverbindungen mit starken intramolekularen sterischen Wechselwirkungen. 69. Chalcogenatetrasilacyclopentene: Fünfringe mit endocyclischen Si-Si-Doppelbindungen.
F. Stabenow, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Chem. Commun., 1999, 1131 - 1132.

A zwitterionic carbene-plumbylene adduct
H. Schäfer, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Organometallics, 1999, 18, 3159 - 3163.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 33. Azadigermiridenes by Diazomethane and Trimethylsilyldiazomethane Additions to a Digermene
K. Peters, E.-M. Peters, L. Kirmaier, D. Ostendorf, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Kristallogr. NCS, 1999, 214, 539 - 540.

Crystal structure of di-tert-butylbis(3-trimethylsilylethinyl)silane, (C4H9)2Si(CC- SiMe3)2
D. Ostendorf, L. Kirmaier, W. Saak, H. Marsmann, M. Weidenbruch, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 1999, 2301 - 2307.

Silicon compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 71. Silylene Reactions with Buta-1,3-diynes: Cycloadditions, Insertions, Rearrangements
M. Stürmann, W. Saak, K. W. Klinkhammer, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 1999, 625, 1955 - 1956.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 34. A Heteroleptic (E)-1,2-Diaryl-1,2-disilyldistannene without Donor-Stabilization
L. Kirmaier, M. Weidenbruch, Organosilicon Chemistry IV, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2000, p. 88 - 92.

Silylene and Disilene Additions to Some 1,3-Dienes and Diynes
S. Willms, M. Weidenbruch, Organosilicon Chemistry IV, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2000, p. 117 - 123.

Hexaaryltetrasilabuta-1,3-diene: Synthesis and Some Reactions
M. Weidenbruch, F. Meiners, W. Saak, Can. J. Chem., 2000, 78, 1469 – 1473.

Silicon compounds with strong intramolecular steric interactions. 70. Addition reactions of a dialkyl- and a diarylsilylene to cyanides RCN: different pathways(?)
K. Peters, E.-M. Peters, D. Ostendorf, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Kristallogr. NCS, 2000, 215, 35 – 38.

Crystal structure of bis(3,3-dimethylbut-1-inyl)di-tert-butylsilane, (C4H9CC)2Si (C4H9)2
S. Willms, A. Grybat, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, H. Marsmann, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 2000, 626, 1148 - 1152.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 72. Oxygen and Water Additions to a Tetrasilabuta-1,3-diene
H. Schäfer, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, J. Organomet. Chem., 2000, 604, 211 - 213.

Compound of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 35. Reaction of trimethylsilyl azide with a digermene in the presence of water: 1,2-addition of hydrazoic acid
H. Schäfer, W. Saak, and M. Weidenbruch, Z. Kristallogr., 2000, 215, 453 - 454.

Crystal structure of N-adamantylbis[bis(trimethylsilyl)amide]germanimine
F. Meiners, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Organometallics, 2000, 19, 2835 - 2836.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 36. Acetylene-Linked Bis(germaethenes): The First Molecules with Conjugated Germanium-Carbon Double Bonds
H. Schäfer, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Angew. Chem., 2000, 112, 3847 – 3849; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2000, 39, 3702 – 3705.

Verbindungen des Germaniums, Zinns und Bleis. 37. Hexaaryltetragermabuta-1,3-dien: Ein Molekül mit konjugierten Ge-Ge- Doppelbindungen
D. Ostendorf, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, H. Marsmann, Organometallics, 2000, 19, 4938 - 4940.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 73. Silylene and Disilene Additions to an Octa-1,3,5,7-tetrayne: Formation of a C-C-Linked Quatersilirene
M. Weidenbruch, in The Chemistry of Organic Silicon Compounds, Vol.3 (Z. Rappoport, Y. Apeloig, Eds.), Wiley, 2001, p. 391 - 428.

Recent advances in the chemistry of silicon-silicon multiple bonds
S. Boomgaarden, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, H. Marsmann, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 2001, 627, 349 - 352.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 74. Ammonia and Chlorine Additions to a Tetrasilabuta-1,3-diene
F. Meiners, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Chem. Commun., 2001, 215 - 216.

Reaction of a diarylgermylene with a phosphaalkyne: formation of a germadiphos­phacyclobutene with an exocyclic C=Ge double bond
N. Graf von Keyserlingk, J. Martens, D. Ostendorf, W. Saak and M. Weidenbruch, J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 2001, 706 - 710.

Stereoselective cycloaddition of silylenes and a disilene to an enantiomerically pure cyclic ketimine derived from industrial waste material
D. Ostendorf, W. Saak, D. Haase, M. Weidenbruch, J. Organomet. Chem., 2001, 636, 7 - 11.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 75. Silylene reactions with 1,7-octadiene-3,5-diynes: Evidence for the intermediate formation of a bis(silaethene)
S. Boomgaarden, W. Saak, H. Marsmann, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 2001, 627, 805 - 806.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 76. Synthesis and Structure of a 1,4-Dihydrazinotetrasilane
S. Boomgaarden, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, H. Marsmann, Organometallics, 2001, 20, 2451 - 2453.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 77. Maleic Anhydride Additions to a Disilene and a Tetrasilabuta-1,3-diene: Formation of Di- and Tetra-cyclic Compounds
M. Weidenbruch, Main Group Met. Chem., 2001, 24, 621 – 631.

Low Coordinated compounds of germanium, tin, and lead: Some recent results
M. Weidenbruch, J. Organomet. Chem., 2002, 646, 39 - 52.

Recent advances in the chemistry of silicon and its homologues in low coordination states
D. Ostendorf, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, H. Marsmann, Organometallics, 2002, 21, 636 – 640.

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 78. Reactions of Silylenes with Acetylenes and 1,3-Diacetylenes Linked by C-C Multiple Bond Units
D. Ostendorf, D. Haase, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Kristallogr. NCS, 2002, 217, 101 - 103.

Crystal Structure of 1,1,2,2,6,6,7,7-Octa-tert-butyl-5,10-dimethylene-1,2,6,7-tetra­silacyclodeca-3,8-diyne, C40H76Si4
S. Boomgaarden, W. Saak, H. Marsmann, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 2002, 628, 1745-1748

Silicon Compounds with Strong Intramolecular Steric Interactions. 79. 1,4-Additions of HCl and HBr to a Tetrasilabutadiene: Formation of Unsymmetrically Substituted Disilenes
D. Ostendorf, W. Saak, D. Haase, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Kristallogr. NCS, 2002, 117, 99 - 100.

Crystal structure of 2-methyl-1-(1,3-pentadiynyl)-4-(1-propynyl)benzene, C15H12
R. Koch, M. Weidenbruch, Angew. Chem., 2002, 114, 1941 – 1943; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2002, 41, 1861 - 1863.

Ein Spiropentasiladien und andere gespannte Silicium-haltige Ringe
M. Weidenbruch, in Silicon Chemistry. From Small Molecules to Extended Systems (Eds. P. Jutzi, U. Schubert)

A Tetrasilabuta-1,3-diene and Related Compounds with Conjugated Multiple Bonds
F. Meiners, D. Haase, R. Koch, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Organometallics, 2002, 21, 3990 - 3995.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 38: Cycloaddition Reactions of an Acetylene-Linked Bis(germaethene)
L. S. Orlov, M. P. Egorov, O. M. Nefedov. A. A. Moiseeva, K. P. Butin, D. Ostendorf, M. Weidenbruch, Mendeleev Commun., 2002, 89 – 90.

Electrochemistry of a cyclotrisilane and a cyclotrigermane. The first examples of electrochemical generation of a cyclotrisilane anion
F. Meiners, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 2002, 628, 2821 - 2822.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 39. A Germacyclopropene with Electronegative Substituents at the Ring Carbon Atoms
M. Weidenbruch, Organosilicon Chemistry V, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, in press.

From Silylenes and Disilenes to a Tetrasilabuta-1,3-diene and Related Compounds
A. Schäfer, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Organometallics 2003, 22, 215-217

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 40. Tetraarylstannagermene: A Molecule with a Ge-Sn Double Bond
G. Ramaker, A. Schäfer, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Organometallics, 2003, 22, 1302-1304.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 41. One-Pot Synthesis of a Tetragermabutadiene and Its Reactions with Oxygen and Sulfur
F. Meiners, W. Saak, D. Haase, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Kristallogr. NCS, 2003, 218, 101-104.

Crystal structure of 2-ethenyl-4,4,7,7-tetrakis(2-tert-butyl-4,5,6-trimethylphenyl)-5,8-diphenyl-3-aza-4,7-digermabicyclo[4.2.0]octa-2,5,8-triene, C71H91Ge2N · 2 C6H14
M. Weidenbruch, Angew. Chem. 2003, 115, 2322 - 2324; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2003, 42, 2222 - 2224.

Dreifachbindungen bei schweren Hauptgruppenelementen: Acetylen- und Alkylidin-Analoge der Gruppe 14
F. Stabenow, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Chem. Commun., 2003, 2342 - 2343.

Tris(triphenylplumbyl)plumbate: an anion with three stretched Pb-Pb bonds
F. Stabenow, W. Saak, H. Marsmann, M. Weidenbruch, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2003, 125, 10172 - 10173.

Hexaarylcyclotriplumbane: A Molecule with a Homonuclear Ring System of Lead
M. Weidenbruch, Organometallics, 2003, 22, 4348 - 4360.

From a Cyclotrisilane to a Cyclotriplumbane: Low Coordination and Multiple Bonding in Group 14 Chemistry
G. Ramaker, W. Saak, D. Haase, M. Weidenbruch, Organometallics, 2003, 22, 5212 - 5216.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 43. Reaction Modes of a Tetragermabutadiene: Additions versus Ge/Ge Bond Clevages
M. Weidenbruch, in Silicon Chemistry, From Small Molecules to Extended Systems (Eds. P. Jutzi, K. Schubert), Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2003, p. 100 - 113.

M. Weidenbruch, Organosilicon Chemistry V (Eds. N. Auner, J. Weis), Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2003, 114 - 125.

R. Koch, T. Bruhn, M. Weidenbruch, Organometallics, 2004, 23, 1570 - 1575.

Silylene and Germylene Additions to 1,3-Diynes: Bis(silacyclopropenes) vs. Germaethenes Formation, a DFT Study
R. Koch, T. Bruhn, M. Weidenbruch, J. Mol. Struct. (THEOCHEM), 2004, 680, 91 – 97.

Theoretical Group 14 Chemistry. Part 2. Si4R6 – a Theoretical Approach
R. Koch, T. Bruhn, M. Weidenbruch, J. Mol. Struct. (THEOCHEM), 2005, 714, 109 – 115.

Theoretical Group 14 Chemistry. Part 3. A DFT study of Ge4R6
M. Weidenbruch, Angew. Chem., 2005, 117, 518 – 520; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2005, 44, 514 – 516.

Moleküle mit einer echten SiSi-Dreifachbindung und ein Derivat von SiH+
A. Arndt, H. Schäfer, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., 2005, 631, 1341 - 1342.

Compounds of Germanium, Tin, and Lead. 44. Cycloadditions of Diarylgermylenes to a 1,4-Diazabutadiene.
M. Weidenbruch: in Comprehensive Organometallic Chemistry III, R. H. Crabtree and M P. Mingos, Eds., Elsevier, Oxford, in press.

Lead
R. Koch, T. Bruhn, M. Weidenbruch, J. Chem. Theory Comput., 2005, 1, 1298 - 1303.

Cyclotriplumbanes. Relativistic and Substituents Effects.
A. Schöpper. W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, J. Organomet. Chem., 2006, 691, 809 - 810.

Molecular structure of decamethylgermanocene in the solid state.
B. Pampuch, W. Saak, M. Weidenbruch, J. Organomet. Chem., 2006, 691, 3540 – 3544.

New compounds with Ge/Ge and Ge/C multiple bonds.

M. Weidenbruch, Angew. Chem. 2006, 118, 4347 – 4348; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2006, 45, 4241 – 4242.

Ein stabiles Silylenoid und ein Donor-stabilisiertes Chlorsilylen – Niedrig koordinierte Siliciumverbindungen und kein Ende?
Siehe auch: Angew. Chem. 2006, 118, 4652; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2006, 45, 4539.