Enhanced π···π interactions in α,β-unsaturated carbonyls

Lisa D. Harris, James A. Platts, Nicholas C. O. Tomkinson

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Abstract

High level ab initio calcns. on complexes of benzene with acrolein and ethene reveal that π···π interactions to electron deficient acrolein are remarkably similar to those found in the benzene dimer.
Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Pages (from-to)457-459
Number of pages3
JournalOrganic and Biomolecular Chemistry
Volume1
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003

Keywords

  • β-unsaturated carbonyls
  • benzene
  • benzene dimer

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