Centred nine-metal rings of lanthanides

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Two {Ln10} cages are reported (Ln = Dy or Gd) which feature a nine-metal ring surrounding a central metal site. Magnetic studies show weak anti-ferromagnetic exchange around the nine-metal ring, which should create spin frustration. This journal is © The Royal Society of Chemistry.

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1438-1440
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number12
StatePublished - 11 Feb 2014