Synthesis and Structural Characterization of [Au9{P(p-C6H4OMe)3}8](BF4)3; A Cluster with a Centred Crown of Gold Atoms

Kevin P. Hall, Brian R. C. Theobald, David I. Gilmour, D. Michael P. Mingos, Alan J. Welch

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Abstract

The single crystal X-ray analysis of [Au9{P(p-C 6H4OMe)3}8] (BF4) 3 has provided the first example of a cluster compound with a metal atom incorporated into the centre of a puckered ring of like metal atoms.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)528-530
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1982

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  • Molecular Medicine

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