A truncated [MnIII 12] tetrahedron from oxime-based [MnIII 3O] building blocks

J. M. Frost, S. Sanz, T. Rajeshkumar, M. B. Pitak, S. J. Coles, G. Rajaraman*, W. Wernsdorfer, J. Schnack, P. J. Lusby, E. K. Brechin

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The use of the novel pro-ligand H4L combining the complimentary phenolic oxime and diethanolamine moieties in one organic framework, results in the formation of the first example of a [MnIII 12] truncated tetrahedron and an extremely rare example of a Mn cage conforming to an Archimedean solid.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)10690-10694
Number of pages5
JournalDalton Transactions
Issue number28
Publication statusPublished - 28 Jul 2014


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