A graceful break-up: serendipitous self-assembly of a ferromagnetically coupled [NiII14] wheel

21 June 2022, Version 1
This content is a preprint and has not undergone peer review at the time of posting.


The complex [NiII14(HL2)12(HCOO)14Cl14] describes an aesthetically pleasing wheel displaying ferromagnetic nearest neighbour exchange.


ferromagnetic exchange
molecular magnetism


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