The project includes the development of thiosemicarbazone-stabilised metal nanoparticles and their application in catalysis (semi-heterogeneous catalysis) such as Suzuki reaction. The catalysts are active even at room temperature and can be recovered and reused.
D. Kovala-Demertzi*, N. Kourkoumelis*, K. Derlat, J. Michalak, F.J. Andreadaki, I.D. Kostas* Inorg. Chim. Acta 2008, 361, 1562.