A new type of luminescent alkynyl Au4Cu2 cluster

H de la Riva, M Nieuwhuyzen, C M Fierro, P R Raithby, L Male, M C Lagunas

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Changes in the optical properties of an alkynyldigold(I) complex upon reaction with Cu(I) are associated with a complicated structural change to form an unusual Au4Cu2 cluster with metallophilic interactions as well as pi-alkyne coordination.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1418-1420
Number of pages3
JournalInorganic Chemistry
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2006


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