Complementary ligands direct the formation of a calix[8]arene-supported ferromagnetic MnIVMnIII dimer

Ross McLellan, Stephanie M Taylor, Ruaraidh D McIntosh, Euan K Brechin, Scott J Dalgarno

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Abstract

A combination of complementary ligands, p-tert-butylcalix[8]arene (TBC[8]) and phenyl salicylaldoxime (Ph-saoH(2)) have been utilised in the facile synthesis of a (MnMnIV)-Mn-III dimer. Magnetic measurements reveal ferromagnetic exchange between the two metal ions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6697-6700
Number of pages4
JournalDalton Transactions
Volume42
Issue number19
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Keywords

  • SINGLE-MOLECULE MAGNETS
  • CLUSTERS
  • COMPLEXES
  • FAMILY

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