Picture of a black hole

Strathclyde Open Access research that creates ripples...

The Strathprints institutional repository is a digital archive of University of Strathclyde's Open Access research outputs. Strathprints provides access to thousands of research papers by University of Strathclyde researchers, including by Strathclyde physicists involved in observing gravitational waves and black hole mergers as part of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) - but also other internationally significant research from the Department of Physics. Discover why Strathclyde's physics research is making ripples...

Strathprints also exposes world leading research from the Faculties of Science, Engineering, Humanities & Social Sciences, and from the Strathclyde Business School.

Discover more...

Bis[µ-P,P'-methylenebis(diisopropylphosphonate)-?3 O,O':O]bis[chlorolithium(I)]: A centrosymmetric dimer of lithium chloride with terminal chloride anions

Henderson, K.W. and Kennedy, A.R. and MacDougall, D.J. and Strachan, D. (2003) Bis[µ-P,P'-methylenebis(diisopropylphosphonate)-?3 O,O':O]bis[chlorolithium(I)]: A centrosymmetric dimer of lithium chloride with terminal chloride anions. Acta Crystallographica Section C: Crystal Structure Communications, 59 (2). m49-m51. ISSN 0108-2701

Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)

Abstract

The molecule of the title dimeric compound, [Li2Cl2(C13­H30O6P2)2] or [LiCl{[(iPrO)2P(O)]2CH2}]2, lies about an inversion center and features tetrahedrally coordinated Li atoms. The neutral ligands each chelate to one metal center and bridge to the other center through P=O units. Unusually for lithium chloride complexes, the Cl ions are in terminal rather than bridging positions. Principal dimensions include Li-O(four-membered ring) = 1.959 (3) and 2.056 (3) î.., Li-O(phosphonate ring) = 1.929 (3) î.., and Li-Cl = 2.293 (3) î...