Condensation of Ph2PCH20H with a range of functionalised pyridylamines in
methanol/toluene affords a new set of "hybrid" ligands Ph2PCH2N(H)R (R =
functionalised pyridyl group bearing hydroxy, halogen or benzyloxy substituents).....cont'd
A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy of Loughborough University.