Synthesis of cubane-type Ni(ii) complexes from pyridyl-alcohol ligands; their single-molecule magnet behaviour

Sophie Hameury, Laure Kayser, Roberto Pattacini, Guillaume Rogez, Wolfgang Wernsdorfer, Pierre Braunstein
  • Dalton Transactions, January 2013, Royal Society of Chemistry
  • DOI: 10.1039/c3dt32869d

Nickel cubanes

What is it about?

These complexes are tetramers of the hypothetical mononuclear formula-isomers [NiCl2(HL)] and [NiCl2(HLEt)], respectively, and represent rare examples of structurally characterized cubane-like transition metal dihalogenide complexes.

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