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Confinement of halide ions within homologous inverse coordination hosts; modification of halide-ion selectivity

Garcia, Felipe and Less, Robert J. and McPartlin, Mary and Michalski, Annette and Mulvey, Robert E. and Naseri, Vesal and Stead, Matthew L. and de Vega, Ana Moran and Wright, Dominic S. (2011) Confinement of halide ions within homologous inverse coordination hosts; modification of halide-ion selectivity. Chemical Communications (London), 47 (6). pp. 1821-1823. ISSN 0009-241X

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Abstract

The structures of a series of spherical host-guest complexes [{MeE(PPh)(3)Li-4 center dot 3thf}(4)(mu(4)-X)](-) (E = Al, [1X](-); E = Ga, [2X](-); E = In, [3X](-)) reveal that changing the halide ions (X = Cl, Br, or I) within their central tetrahedral Li-4 sites has negligible effect on the structural parameters.