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      Adjourn state concurrency control avoiding time-out problems in atomic commit protocols 

      Obermeier, S.; Böttcher, S.; Hett, M.; Chrysanthis, Panos K.; Samaras, George S. (2008)
      The use of atomic commit protocols in mobile ad-hoc networks involves difficulties in setting up reasonable timeouts for aborting a pending distributed transaction. This paper presents the non-blocking Adjourn State, a ...
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      Alcoholysis/hydrolysis of 1,1′-carbonyldiimidazole as a means of preparing unprecedented, imidazole-containing one-dimensional coordination polymers of copper(II) 

      Stamatatos, Theocharis C.; Perlepes, Spyros P.; Raptopoulou, Catherine P.; Terzis, Aris; Patrickios, Costas S.; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J.; Boudalis, Athanassios K. (2009)
      The use of 1,1′-carbonyldiimidazole, (im)2CO, for the synthesis of imidazolate (im-) and/or imidazole (Him)-containing copper(II) coordination polymers is described. The [Cu2(O 2CMe)4(H2O)2]/(im)2CO reaction system in EtOH ...
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      Analyzing the number of slow reads for semifast atomic read/write register implementations 

      Georgiou, Chryssis; Kentros, Sotirios; Nicolaou, Nicolas C.; Shvartsman, A. A. (2009)
      Developing fast implementations of atomic read/write registers in the message passing model is among the fundamental problems in distributed computing. Typical implementations require two communication round trips for read ...
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      Binding of ligands containing carbonyl and phenol groups to iron(iii): new Fe6, Fe10 and Fe12 coordination clusters 

      Kitos, Alexandros A.; Papatriantafyllopoulou, Constantina; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J.; Perlepes, Spyros P.; Escuer, Albert; Nastopoulos, Vassilios (2017)
      The initial use of ligands 2′-hydroxyacetophenone (HL1), 2-hydroxybenzophenone (HL2) and 2,2′-dihydroxybenzophenone (H2L3) in iron(iii) chemistry is described. The syntheses and crystal structures are reported for five ...
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      Blocking reduction for distributed transaction processing within MANETs 

      Obermeier, S.; Böttcher, S.; Hett, M.; Chrysanthis, Panos K.; Samaras, George S. (2009)
      Atomic commit protocols for distributed transactions in mobile ad-hoc networks have to consider message delays and network failures. We consider ad-hoc network scenarios, in which participants hold embedded databases and ...
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      Brief announcement: On the robustness of (semi)fast quorum-based implementations of atomic shared memory 

      Georgiou, Chryssis; Nicolaou, Nicolas C.; Shvartsman, A. A. (2008)
      Atomic (linearizable) read/write memory is a fundamental abstractions in distributed computing. Following a seminal implementation of atomic memory of Attiya et al.[6], a folklore belief developed that in messaging-passing ...
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      Cover-ability: Consistent versioning in asynchronous, fail-prone, message-passing environments 

      Nicolaou, Nicolas C.; Fernández Anta, Antonio; Georgiou, Chryssis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2016)
      An object type characterizes the domain space and the operations that can be invoked on an object of that type. In this paper we introduce a new property for concurrent objects, we call coverability, that aims to provide ...
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      A degradable atom transfer radical polymerization inimer: Synthesis, polymerization, and cleavage of the resulting polymer products 

      Elladiou, Marios; Patrickios, Costas S. (2017)
      A novel degradable inimer for atom transfer radical polymerization (ATRP), 2-(6-(2-((2-bromo-2-methylpropanoyl)oxy)ethyl)pyridin-2-yl)ethyl methacrylate (PyDEBrMΑ), was synthesized by the two-step esterification of ...
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      Dry reforming of methane over 5 wt% Ni/Ce1-xPrxO2-δ catalysts: Performance and characterisation of active and inactive carbon by transient isotopic techniques 

      Vasiliades, Michalis A.; Makri, M. M.; Djinović, P.; Erjavec, B.; Pintar, A.; Efstathiou, Angelos M. (2016)
      The effects of Ce1-xPrxO2-δ support composition (x = 0.0–0.8) and reaction temperature (550–750 °C) on the catalytic activity and selectivity and important features of the mechanism of the dry reforming of methane (DRM) ...
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      Employment of methyl 2-pyridyl ketone oxime in manganese non-carboxylate chemistry: MnII2MnIV and MnII 2MnIII6 complexes 

      Stoumpos, Constantinos C.; Stamatatos, Theocharis C.; Sartzi, H.; Roubeau, O.; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J.; Nastopoulos, Vassilios; Teat, S. J.; Christou, George; Perlepes, Spyros P. (2009)
      The employment of the anion of methyl 2-pyridyl ketone oxime (mpko -) as a tridentate chelating/bridging ligand in manganese chemistry is described. The inorganic anion (Br-, ClO4-) used in the reaction affects the identity ...
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      End-linked amphiphilic polymer conetworks: synthesis by sequential atom transfer radical polymerization and swelling characterization 

      Rikkou-Kalourkoti, Maria D.; Kolokasi, Maria; Matyjaszewski, K.; Patrickios, Costas S. (2010)
      Conetworks based on end-linked homopolymers and amphophilic gradient copolymers were synthesized by the atom transfer radical polymerization (ATRP) of 2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methaerylate (DMAEMA, hydrophilic monomer), ...
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      Fault-tolerant semifast implementations of atomic read/write registers 

      Georgiou, Chryssis; Nicolaou, Nicolas C.; Shvartsman, A. A. (2009)
      This paper investigates time-efficient implementations of atomic read-write registers in message-passing systems where the number of readers can be unbounded. In particular we study the case of a single writer, multiple ...
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      Interesting copper(ii)-assisted transformations of 2-acetylpyridine and 2-benzoylpyridine 

      Kitos, Alexandros A.; Efthymiou, Constantinos G.; Manos, Manolis J.; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J.; Nastopoulos, Vassilios; Escuer, Albert; Perlepes, Spyros P. (2016)
      The reactions of various copper(ii) sources with 2-acetylpyridine, (py)(me)CO, and 2-benzoylpyridine, (py)(ph)CO, under strongly basic conditions have been studied and novel ligand transformations have been discovered. ...
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      Measurement of the Λb0 Lifetime in Λb0→J/ψΛ0 in pp̄ Collisions at s=1.96TeV 

      Abulencia, A.; Adelman, J.; Affolder, T.; Akimoto, T.; Albrow, M. G.; Ambrose, D.; Amerio, S.; Amidei, D.; Anastassov, A.; Anikeev, K.; Annovi, A.; Antos, J.; Aoki, M.; Apollinari, G.; Arguin, J. -F; Arisawa, T.; Artikov, A.; Ashmanskas, W.; Attal, A.; Azfar, F.; Azzi-Bacchetta, P.; Azzurri, P.; Bacchetta, N.; Badgett, W.; Barbaro-Galtieri, A.; Barnes, V. E.; Barnett, B. A.; Baroiant, S.; Bartsch, V.; Bauer, G.; Bedeschi, F.; Behari, S.; Belforte, S.; Bellettini, G.; Bellinger, J.; Belloni, A.; Benjamin, D.; Beretvas, Andrew; Beringer, J.; Berry, T.; Bhatti, A.; Binkley, M.; Bisello, D.; Blair, R. E.; Blocker, C.; Blumenfeld, B.; Bocci, A.; Bodek, A.; Boisvert, V.; Bolla, G.; Bolshov, A.; Bortoletto, D.; Boudreau, J.; Boveia, A.; Brau, B.; Brigliadori, L.; Bromberg, C.; Brubaker, E.; Budagov, J.; Budd, H. S.; Budd, S.; Budroni, S.; Burkett, K.; Busetto, G.; Bussey, P.; Byrum, K. L.; Cabrera, S.; Campanelli, M.; Campbell, M.; Canelli, Florencia M.; Canepa, A.; Carrillo, S.; Carlsmith, D.; Carosi, R.; Carron, S.; Casarsa, M.; Castro, A.; Catastini, P.; Cauz, D.; Cavalli-Sforza, M.; Cerri, A.; Cerrito, L.; Chang, S. H.; Chen, Y. C.; Chertok, M.; Chiarelli, G.; Chlachidze, G.; Chlebana, F.; Cho, I.; Cho, K.; Chokheli, D.; Chou, J. P.; Choudalakis, G.; Chuang, S. H.; Chung, K.; Chung, W. H.; Chung, Y. S.; Ciljak, M.; Ciobanu, C. I.; Ciocci, M. A.; Clark, A.; Clark, D.; Coca, M.; Compostella, G.; Convery, M. E.; Conway, J.; Cooper, B.; Copic, K.; Cordelli, M.; Cortiana, G.; Crescioli, F.; Almenar, C. C.; Cuevas, J.; Culbertson, R.; Cully, J. C.; Cyr, D.; Daronco, S.; D'Auria, S.; Davies, T.; D'Onofrio, M.; Dagenhart, D.; De Barbaro, P.; De Cecco, S.; Deisher, A.; De Lentdecker, Gilles; Dell'Orso, M.; Delli Paoli, F.; Demortier, L.; Deng, J.; Deninno, M.; De Pedis, D.; Derwent, P. F.; Di Giovanni, G. P.; Dionisi, Carlo; Di Ruzza, B.; Dittmann, J. R.; Dituro, P.; Dörr, C.; Donati, S.; Donegà, Mauro; Dong, P.; Donini, J.; Dorigo, T.; Dube, S.; Efron, J.; Erbacher, R.; Errede, D.; Errede, S.; Eusebi, R.; Fang, H. C.; Farrington, S.; Fedorko, I.; Fedorko, W. T.; Feild, R. G.; Feindt, M.; Fernandez, J. P.; Field, R.; Flanagan, G.; Foland, A.; Forrester, S.; Foster, G. W.; Franklin, M.; Freeman, J. C.; Furic, I.; Gallinaro, M.; Galyardt, J.; Garcia, J. E.; Garberson, F.; Garfinkel, A. F.; Gay, C.; Gerberich, H.; Gerdes, D.; Giagu, S.; Giannetti, P.; Gibson, A.; Gibson, K.; Gimmell, J. L.; Ginsburg, C.; Giokaris, N.; Giordani, M.; Giromini, P.; Giunta, M.; Giurgiu, G.; Glagolev, V.; Glenzinski, D.; Gold, M.; Goldschmidt, N.; Goldstein, J.; Gomez, G.; Gomez-Ceballos, G.; Goncharov, M.; González, O.; Gorelov, I.; Goshaw, A. T.; Goulianos, Konstantin; Gresele, A.; Griffiths, M.; Grinstein, S.; Grosso-Pilcher, C.; Group, R. C.; Grundler, U.; Guimaraes Da Costa, J.; Gunay-Unalan, Z.; Haber, C.; Hahn, K.; Hahn, S. R.; Halkiadakis, Eva; Hamilton, A.; Han, B. -Y; Han, J. Y.; Handler, R.; Happacher, F.; Hara, K.; Hare, M.; Harper, S.; Harr, R. F.; Harris, R. M.; Hartz, M.; Hatakeyama, K.; Hauser, J.; Heijboer, A.; Heinemann, B.; Heinrich, J.; Henderson, C.; Herndon, M.; Heuser, J.; Hidas, D.; Hill, C. S.; Hirschbuehl, D.; Hocker, A.; Holloway, A.; Hou, S.; Houlden, M.; Hsu, S. -C; Huffman, B. T.; Hughes, R. E.; Husemann, U.; Huston, J.; Incandela, J.; Introzzi, G.; Iori, M.; Ishizawa, Y.; Ivanov, A.; Iyutin, B.; James, E.; Jang, D.; Jayatilaka, B.; Jeans, D.; Jensen, H.; Jeon, E. J.; Jindariani, S.; Jones, M.; Joo, K. K.; Jun, S. Y.; Jung, J. E.; Junk, T. R.; Kamon, T.; Karchin, P. E.; Kato, Y.; Kemp, Y.; Kephart, R.; Kerzel, U.; Khotilovich, V.; Kilminster, B.; Kim, D. H.; Kim, H. S.; Kim, J. E.; Kim, M. J.; Kim, S. B.; Kim, S. H.; Kim, Y. K.; Kimura, N.; Kirsch, L.; Klimenko, S.; Klute, M.; Knuteson, B.; Ko, B. R.; Kondo, K.; Kong, D. J.; Konigsberg, J.; Korytov, A.; Kotwal, A. V.; Kovalev, A.; Kraan, A. C.; Kraus, J.; Kravchenko, I.; Kreps, M.; Kroll, J.; Krumnack, N.; Kruse, M.; Krutelyov, V.; Kubo, T.; Kuhlmann, S. E.; Kuhr, T.; Kusakabe, Y.; Kwang, S.; Laasanen, A. T.; Labarga, L.; Lai, S.; Lami, S.; Lammel, S.; Lancaster, M.; Lander, R. L.; Lannon, K.; Lath, A.; Latino, G.; Lazzizzera, I.; Lecompte, T.; Lee, J.; Lee, J.; Lee, Y. J.; Lee, S. W.; Lefèvre, R.; Leonardo, N.; Leone, S.; Levy, S.; Lewis, J. D.; Lin, C.; Lin, C. S.; Lindgren, M.; Lipeles, E.; Liss, T. M.; Lister, A.; Litvintsev, D. O.; Liu, T.; Lockyer, N. S.; Loginov, A.; Loreti, M.; Loverre, P.; Lu, R. -S; Lucchesi, D.; Lujan, P.; Lukens, P.; Lungu, G.; Lyons, L.; Lys, J.; Lysak, R.; Lytken, E.; MacK, P.; MacQueen, D.; Madrak, R.; Maeshima, K.; Makhoul, K.; Maki, T.; Maksimovic, P.; Malde, S.; Manca, G.; Margaroli, F.; Marginean, R.; Marino, C.; Marino, C. P.; Martin, A.; Martin, M.; Martin, V.; Martínez, M.; Maruyama, T.; Mastrandrea, P.; Masubuchi, T.; Matsunaga, H.; Mattson, M. E.; Mazini, R.; Mazzanti, P.; McFarland, K. S.; McIntyre, P.; McNulty, R.; Mehta, A.; Mehtala, P.; Menzemer, S.; Menzione, A.; Merkel, P.; Mesropian, C.; Messina, A.; Miao, T.; Miladinovic, N.; Miles, J.; Miller, R.; Mills, C.; Milnik, M.; Mitra, A.; Mitselmakher, G.; Miyamoto, A.; Moed, S.; Moggi, N.; Mohr, B.; Moore, R.; Morello, M.; Movilla Fernández, Pedro A.; Mülmenstädt, J.; Mukherjee, A.; Muller, Th; Mumford, R.; Murat, P.; Nachtman, J.; Nagano, A.; Naganoma, J.; Nahn, S.; Nakano, I.; Napier, A.; Necula, V.; Neu, C.; Neubauer, M. S.; Nielsen, J.; Nigmanov, T.; Nodulman, L.; Norniella, O.; Nurse, E.; Oh, S. H.; Oh, Y. D.; Oksuzian, I.; Okusawa, T.; Oldeman, R.; Orava, R.; Osterberg, K.; Pagliarone, C.; Palencia, E.; Papadimitriou, Vaia; Paramonov, A. A.; Parks, B.; Pashapour, S.; Patrick, J.; Pauletta, G.; Paulini, M.; Paus, C.; Pellett, D. E.; Penzo, A.; Phillips, T. J.; Piacentino, G.; Piedra, J.; Pinera, L.; Pitts, K.; Plager, C.; Pondrom, L.; Portell, X.; Poukhov, O.; Pounder, N.; Prokoshin, F.; Pronko, A.; Proudfoot, J.; Ptohos, Fotios; Punzi, G.; Pursley, J.; Rademacker, J.; Rahaman, A.; Ranjan, N.; Rappoccio, S.; Reisert, B.; Rekovic, V.; Renton, P.; Rescigno, M.; Richter, S.; Rimondi, F.; Ristori, L.; Robson, A.; Rodrigo, T.; Rogers, E.; Rolli, S.; Roser, R.; Rossi, M.; Rossin, R.; Ruiz, A.; Russ, J.; Rusu, V.; Saarikko, H.; Sabik, S.; Safonov, A.; Sakumoto, W. K.; Salamanna, G.; Saltó, O.; Saltzberg, D.; Sánchez, C.; Santi, L.; Sarkar, S.; Sartori, L.; Sato, K.; Savard, P.; Savoy-Navarro, A.; Scheidle, T.; Schlabach, P.; Schmidt, E. E.; Schmidt, M. P.; Schmitt, M.; Schwarz, T.; Scodellaro, L.; Scott, A. L.; Scribano, A.; Scuri, F.; Sedov, A.; Seidel, S.; Seiya, Y.; Semenov, A.; Sexton-Kennedy, L.; Sfyrla, A.; Shapiro, M. D.; Shears, T.; Shepard, P. F.; Sherman, D.; Shimojima, M.; Shochet, M.; Shon, Y.; Shreyber, I.; Sidoti, A.; Sinervo, P.; Sisakyan, A.; Sjolin, J.; Slaughter, A. J.; Slaunwhite, J.; Sliwa, K.; Smith, J. R.; Snider, F. D.; Snihur, R.; Soderberg, M.; Soha, A.; Somalwar, S.; Sorin, V.; Spalding, J.; Spinella, F.; Spreitzer, T.; Squillacioti, P.; Stanitzki, M.; Staveris-Polykalas, A.; Denis, R. St; Stelzer, B.; Stelzer-Chilton, O.; Stentz, D.; Strologas, John; Stuart, D.; Suh, J. S.; Sukhanov, A.; Sun, H.; Suzuki, T.; Taffard, A.; Takashima, R.; Takeuchi, Y.; Takikawa, K.; Tanaka, M.; Tanaka, R.; Tecchio, M.; Teng, P. K.; Terashi, K.; Tesarek, R. J.; Thom, J.; Thompson, A. S.; Thomson, E.; Tipton, P.; Tiwari, V.; Tkaczyk, S.; Toback, D.; Tokar, S.; Tollefson, K.; Tomura, T.; Tonelli, D.; Torre, S.; Torretta, D.; Tourneur, S.; Trischuk, W.; Tsuchiya, R.; Tsuno, S.; Turini, N.; Ukegawa, F.; Unverhau, T.; Uozumi, S.; Usynin, D.; Vallecorsa, S.; Van Remortel, Nick; Varganov, A.; Vataga, E.; Vázquez, F.; Velev, G.; Veramendi, G.; Veszprémi, V.; Vidal, R.; Vila, I.; Vilar, R.; Vine, T.; Vollrath, I.; Volobouev, I.; Volpi, G.; Würthwein, F.; Wagner, P.; Wagner, R. G.; Wagner, R. L.; Wagner, J.; Wagner, W.; Wallny, R.; Wang, S. M.; Warburton, A.; Waschke, S.; Waters, D.; Weinberger, M.; Wester, W. C.; Whitehouse, B.; Whiteson, D.; Wicklund, A. B.; Wicklund, E.; Williams, G.; Williams, H. H.; Wilson, P.; Winer, B. L.; Wittich, P.; Wolbers, S.; Wolfe, C.; Wright, T.; Wu, X.; Wynne, S. M.; Yagil, A.; Yamamoto, K.; Yamaoka, J.; Yamashita, T.; Yang, C.; Yang, U. K.; Yang, Y. C.; Yao, W. M.; Yeh, G. P.; Yoh, J.; Yorita, K.; Yoshida, T.; Yu, G. B.; Yu, I.; Yu, S. S.; Yun, J. C.; Zanello, L.; Zanetti, A.; Zaw, I.; Zhang, X.; Zhou, J.; Zucchelli, S. (2007)
      We report a measurement of the Λb0 lifetime in the exclusive decay Λb0→J/ψΛ0 in pp̄ collisions at s=1.96TeV using an integrated luminosity of 1.0fb-1 of data collected by the CDF II detector at the Fermilab Tevatron. Using ...
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      On the practicality of atomic MWMR register implementations 

      Nicolaou, Nicolas C.; Georgiou, Chryssis (2012)
      In this work we conduct an experimental performance evaluation of four MWMR atomic register implementations: SFW from [8], APRX-SFW and CWFR from [11], and SIMPLE (the generalization of [5] in the MWMR environment). We ...
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      On the robustness of (semi) fast quorum-based implementations of atomic shared memory 

      Georgiou, Chryssis; Nicolaou, Nicolas C.; Shvartsman, A. A. (2008)
      This paper studies a trade-off between fault-tolerance and latency in implementations of atomic read/write objects in message-passing systems. In particular, considering fast or semifast quorum-based implementations, that ...
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      Quantitative analysis of brain white matter lesions in multiple sclerosis subjects: Preliminary findings 

      Loizou, Christos P.; Pattichis, Constantinos S.; Seimenis, Ioannis; Eracleous, Eleni A.; Schizas, Christos N.; Pantzaris, Marios C. (2008)
      In this study the value of magnetic resonance image (MRI) shape and texture analysis was assessed in multiple sclerosis (MS) subjects, both in differentiating between normal and abnormal tissue and in assessing disease ...
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      Structural and Redox Properties of Ce1-xZrxO2-δ and Ce0.8Zr0.15RE0.05O2-δ (RE: La, Nd, Pr, Y) Solids Studied by High Temperature in Situ Raman Spectroscopy 

      Andriopoulou, Chrysanthi; Trimpalis, Antonios; Petallidou, Klito C.; Sgoura, Anna; Efstathiou, Angelos M.; Boghosian, Soghomon (2017)
      In situ Raman spectroscopy at temperatures up to 450 °C is used to probe the structural and redox properties of Ce1-xZrxO2-δ solids (x = 0-0.8) prepared by the citrate sol-gel and coprecipitation with urea methods. The ...
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      Symmetrical polymer systems prepared using a degradable bifunctional atom transfer radical polymerization initiator: Synthesis, characterization, and cleavage 

      Elladiou, Marios; Kalogirou, Andreas S.; Patrickios, Costas S. (2017)
      Linear (co)polymers and dimethacrylate-end-linked polymer networks of methyl methacrylate with 2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate, cleavable in the middle of the polymer chain, either under thermolysis or alkaline hydrolysis ...
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      Synthesis, structural characterization and in vitro inhibitory studies against human breast cancer of the bis-(2,6-di-tert-butylphenol)tin(iv) dichloride and its complexes 

      Shpakovsky, D. B.; Banti, Christina N.; Beaulieu-Houle, G.; Kourkoumelis, Nikolaos; Manoli, Maria; Manos, Manolis J.; Tasiopoulos, Anastasios J.; Hadjikakou, Sotiris K.; Milaeva, E. R.; Charalabopoulos, Konstantinos A.; Bakas, Thomas V.; Butler, I. S.; Hadjiliadis, Nick (2012)
      Four new organotin(iv) complexes of bis-(2,6-di-tert-butylphenol)tin(iv) dichloride [(tert-Bu-)2(HO-Ph)]2SnCl2 (1) with the heterocyclic thioamides 2-mercapto-pyrimidine (PMTH), 2-mercapto-4-methyl- pyrimidine (MPMTH), ...