27. General and theoretical properties of triple-bonded molecules

  1. Saul Patai and
  2. Zvi Rappoport
  1. J. B. Moffat

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771709.ch10

Triple-Bonded Functional Groups: Volume 2 (1983)

Triple-Bonded Functional Groups: Volume 2 (1983)

How to Cite

Moffat, J. B. (1983) General and theoretical properties of triple-bonded molecules, in Triple-Bonded Functional Groups: Volume 2 (1983) (eds S. Patai and Z. Rappoport), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771709.ch10

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry and Guelph-Waterloo Centre for Graduate Work in Chemistry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 23 MAR 1983

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471280316

Online ISBN: 9780470771709

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Keywords:

  • triple-bonded molecules;
  • isocyano bonds;
  • nitrogen atom;
  • electronic configuration;
  • theoretical studies

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Simplest Cyanides, CN, CN and CN+

  • Hydrogen Cyanide, HCN

  • The Nonreactive Dimerization of HCN

  • Oligomerization of HCN

  • H2CN and H2CN+

  • Cyano and Isocyano Groups as Substituents in Carbonium Ions, Carbanions and Radicals

  • The Cyanide-Isocyanide Isomerization

  • The Chemical Bond in Cyano Molecules

  • Acknowledgements

  • References