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Theoretical Aspects and Quantum Mechanical Calculations of Silaaromatic Compounds

Organic Silicon Compounds (1998)

  1. Yitzhak Apeloig,
  2. Miriam Karni

Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0163

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

How to Cite

Apeloig, Y. and Karni, M. 2009. Theoretical Aspects and Quantum Mechanical Calculations of Silaaromatic Compounds. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups. .

Author Information

  1. Technion—Israel Institute of Technology, Department of Chemistry and the Lise Meitner-Minerva Center for Computational Quantum Chemistry, Haifa, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

Abstract

  • 1
    Introduction
  • 2
    Computational Criteria for Estimating the Degree of Aromaticity
  • 3
    Silabenzenoids
  • 4
    Charged Silaaromatic Systems
  • 5
    Silylenes with Aromatic Character
  • 6
    Silafullerenes
  • 7
    Silicon Compounds with Potential ‘Three-Dimensional Aromaticity’
  • 8
    Potential Silaantiaromatic Compounds
  • 9
    Conclusions
  • 10
    Acknowledgements

Keywords:

  • silaaromatic compounds - quantum mechanical calculations;
  • organosilicon compound study and computational methods;
  • magnetic behaviour of aromatic compounds;
  • silabenzenoids;
  • charged silaaromatic systems;
  • silole anion and dianion aromaticity;
  • aromatic character silylenes;
  • silicon compounds with ‘three-dimensional aromaticity’