Controlling Cu•••Cu distances using halides: (8-phenylthionaphth-1-yl)diphenylphosphine copper halide dimers

Fergus R. Knight, Amy L. Fuller, Alexandra M. Z. Slawin, J. Derek Woollins

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In the isomorphous binuclear Cu2X2L2 systems (L = (8-phenylthionaphth-1-yl)diphenylphosphine the Cu center dot center dot center dot Cu separation is reduced as the halide size increases.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8476-8478
Number of pages3
JournalDalton Transactions
Issue number40
Early online date25 Aug 2009
Publication statusPublished - 2009


  • Polyaromatic hydrocarbon ligands
  • Crystal-structure
  • Spectroscopic characterization
  • Substituted naphthalenes
  • Heterocyclic thiones
  • Platinum complexes
  • C-2 carbon
  • Thiosemicarbazones
  • Mononuclear
  • Chloride


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