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      Metal-carbon clusters; gas phase clusters

    • Abstract

       

      New metal-carbon clusters, M4C9+ (M = Ti, V), generated using a combined thermal arc discharge evaporation set-up, have been studied with quadrupole mass spectrometry. Reactivities of these clusters have been investigated by means of association reactions with H2O. Metal-carbon clusters of other compositions have also been studied. We speculate on the mechanism of formation of larger metal-carbon clusters.

    • Author Affiliations

       

      R Selvan1 L Gowrishankar1 T Pradeep1

      1. Regional Sophisticated Instrumentation Centre, and Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai - 600 036, India
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