Results for "bimetallic cluster"


    • Oliver Thewalt

      Chemists reinvent the wheel

      Scientists in the US have made a new molecular wheel. The bimetallic cluster, Nb2Au6-, consists of a Nb≡Nb tripled bonded unit surrounded by a Au6 ring.  Lai-Sheng Wang and his team at Brown University made the cluster by striking a gold and niobium solid target with an intense laser ...

      Tags: antibonding orbitals, niobium solid target, metal–ligand system, triple bond, Nb≡Nb triple bond, Brown University, bimetallic cluster, au6 ringh