B Boron Compounds

Boron and Cl, Br, I, S, Se, Te, Carboranes

  • Gert Heller
  • Anton Meller
  • Thomas Onak
  • Karl-Christian Buschbeck
  • Kurt Niedenzu

Part of the Gmelin Handbook of Inorganic Chemistry book series (GMELIN, volume B / 1-20 / 1-4 / 3 / 4)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVIII
  2. Anton Meller
    Pages 1-70
  3. Anton Meller
    Pages 71-97
  4. Anton Meller
    Pages 98-102
  5. Gert Heller
    Pages 103-146
  6. Gert Heller
    Pages 147-149
  7. Gert Heller
    Pages 150-151
  8. Gert Heller
    Pages 152-152
  9. Thomas Onak
    Pages 153-256
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 255-257

About this book


The 3rd supplement continues the updating of the original 20 volumes on boron compounds published between 1974 and 1979. The first supplement consisting of 3 volumes covered all the literature uniformly up to the end of 1977, whereas the two volumes of the 2nd supplement have extended the literature coverage of boron compounds to 1980 and the four volumes of the 3rd supplement to 1984. The present volume continues the description of boron compounds with halogens, presenting those with chlorine, bromine and iodine. The compounds with chalcogens are completed here along with those of boron with S, Se, Te and Po. The final chapter on carboranes contains the carboranes themselves, together with metallacarboranes, and in the last section a description of carborane-containing polymers, mostly derived from the three isomeric dicarbadodecarboranes. Volume 4 of the 3rd supplement brings this supplement series to an end. It will be supplemented by a separately appearing index volume, which contains all the boron compounds dealt with in volumes 1 - 4 of this supplement series.


Isomer boron metals polonium polymer

Authors and affiliations

  • Gert Heller
    • 1
  • Anton Meller
    • 2
  • Thomas Onak
    • 3
  1. 1.Institut für Anorganische und Analytische ChemieFreie Universität BerlinBerlinFederal Republic of Germany
  2. 2.Anorganisch-Chemisches InstitutUniversität GöttingenGöttingenFederal Republic of Germany
  3. 3.Department of ChemistryCalifornia State UniversityLos AngelesUSA

Editors and affiliations

  • Karl-Christian Buschbeck
    • 1
  • Kurt Niedenzu
    • 2
  1. 1.Gmelin-InstitutFrankfurt/MainGermany
  2. 2.Department of ChemistryUniversity of KentuckyLexingtonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-662-06140-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-06138-1
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