Icosahedral Au-72: a predicted chiral and spherically aromatic golden fullerene

Antti J. Karttunen, Mikko Linnolahti*, Tapani A. Pakkanen, Pekka Pyykkö

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Abstract

Quantum chemical calculations demonstrate the spherical aromaticity and high thermodynamic stability of Au-72, a predicted I-symmetric golden fullerene.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)465-467
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Keywords

  • AUXILIARY BASIS-SETS
  • APPROXIMATE COULOMB POTENTIALS
  • CLUSTER
  • ENERGY
  • CARBON
  • CAGES
  • RN
  • CHEMISTRY
  • AU-34(-)
  • RI-MP2

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