Picture water droplets

Developing mathematical theories of the physical world: Open Access research on fluid dynamics from Strathclyde

Strathprints makes available Open Access scholarly outputs by Strathclyde's Department of Mathematics & Statistics, where continuum mechanics and industrial mathematics is a specialism. Such research seeks to understand fluid dynamics, among many other related areas such as liquid crystals and droplet evaporation.

The Department of Mathematics & Statistics also demonstrates expertise in population modelling & epidemiology, stochastic analysis, applied analysis and scientific computing. Access world leading mathematical and statistical Open Access research!

Explore all Strathclyde Open Access research...

The vibrational properties of gold(iii) chloride complexes of bipyridyl and 1,10-phenanthroline

McConnell, A.A. and Brown, D.H. and Smith, W.E. (1982) The vibrational properties of gold(iii) chloride complexes of bipyridyl and 1,10-phenanthroline. Spectrochimica acta. Part A: Molecular spectroscopy, 38 (2). pp. 265-270. ISSN 0584-8539

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

Abstract

Raman and i.r. spectra of complexes of gold(III) with chloride and bipyridyl or 1,10-phenanthroline ligands are reported. The spectra in both the aromatic-ring stretching region and the metal-halide stretching region are assigned. The compounds are four-coordinate. It is concluded that the nitrogen ligands bridge two AuCl3 moieties in (L2)Au2Cl6 compounds and that bipyridyl AuCl3 is a polymer containing planar bipyridyl AuCl2 units bridged by chloride ions.