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    • Keywords


      Ligand constant; frontier orbital approach; Hückel molecular orbital (HMO) theory

    • Abstract


      It is shown that by a judicious mixing of ionisation potential and electron affinity, a constant can be devised for a monodentate ligand as a measure of the electronic effects exerted by the ligand. A qualitative MO treatment is presented to justify the approach.

    • Author Affiliations


      Jnan Prakash Naskar1 Sanchita Hati1 Dipankar Datta1

      1. Department of Inorganic Chemistry, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Calcutta - 700 032, India
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  • Journal of Chemical Sciences | News

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