Boldyrev and Wang’s antiaromatic Li3Al4–, shown with its photoelectron spectrum and calculated molecular orbitals. The Ta3O3– cluster (left) and its δ molecular orbital (right). Wang (left) and Boldyrev Hoffman Weinhold Frenking Solá Sundholm Courtesy of Lai-Sheng Wang Courtesy of Alexander Boldyrev Alexander Boldyrev/Lai-Sheng Wang Courtesy of Roald Hoffmann J.
by Stephen K. Ritter |
February 22, 2015