Shape-conserving enhancement of vibrational circular dichroism in lanthanide complexes

Samuele Lo Piano, Sebastiano Di Pietro, Lorenzo Di Bari
  • Chemical Communications, January 2012, Royal Society of Chemistry
  • DOI: 10.1039/c2cc36455g

What is it about?

The VCD spectra of lanthanide chelates with two chiral ligands display conserved sequences of bands throughout the Ln series. Some compounds (Tm, Yb) feature increased bands and strongly improved signal-to-noise ratios, an effect we dub Lanthanide Induced VCD Enhancement (LIVE).

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