1. Complementary views on the homopolar double-bond structure

  1. Saul Patai
  1. Georges Trinquier and
  2. Jean-Paul Malrieu

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470772249.ch1

Double-Bonded Functional Groups: Volume 2 Part 1 (1989)

Double-Bonded Functional Groups: Volume 2 Part 1 (1989)

How to Cite

Trinquier, G. and Malrieu, J.-P. (1989) Complementary views on the homopolar double-bond structure, in Double-Bonded Functional Groups: Volume 2 Part 1 (1989) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470772249.ch1

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Laboratoire de Physique Quantique, CNRS, UA 505, Université Paul Sabatier, 118, route de Narbonne, 31062 Toulouse Cedex, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 SEP 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471917199

Online ISBN: 9780470772249

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Keywords:

  • quantum chemistry;
  • methyl radicals;
  • ethylene;
  • banana bonds;
  • singlet valence state

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Some Unavoidable Background

  • The Ground State of Olefins and Heavier Analogs

  • The ππ* Triplet State

  • The ππ* Singlet State

  • Radical Cation and Rydberg States

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Appendix

  • References