Icosahedral galloxane clusters

RM Mckinlay, SJ Dalgarno, PJ Nichols, S Papadopoulos, JL Atwood, Colin Raston

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Hydrolysis of 'tris(aryl or alkyl)gallium(III)' species results in the formation of spheroidal dodecameric galloxane mixed oxide hydroxide clusters, and shows that the gallium centres and associated residual alkyl/aryl groups are arranged at the polyhedral vertices of pseudo-icosahedra.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2393-2395
JournalChemical Communications
Publication statusPublished - 2007

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    Mckinlay, RM., Dalgarno, SJ., Nichols, PJ., Papadopoulos, S., Atwood, JL., & Raston, C. (2007). Icosahedral galloxane clusters. Chemical Communications, 23, 2393-2395. https://doi.org/10.1039/b700984d