Isolation of [Sn(PSe5)3]5- and [Sn2Se4(PSe5)2]6-; The first discrete complexes from molten alkali-metal polyselenophosphate fluxes

Konstantinos Chondroudis, Mercouri G. Kanatzidis

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The use of basic polychalcophosphate fluxes yields the quaternary molecular compounds [Sn(PSe5)3]5- and [Sn2Se4(PSe5)2]6-, the first examples of discrete complexes produced from molten fluxes.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1371-1372
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1996


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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