The reaction of quinoline with ethanolic cobalt(II) benzoate produces the dimeric complex Co2(quin)2 (C6H5CO2)4, whose molecular structure, determined by X-ray methods, shows a long cobalt-cobalt distance of 2·83 Å, consistent with the compound's weak anti-ferromagnetism.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|Publication status||Published - 1973|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine