A cyclic dodecanuclear cobalt cluster based on a derivative of the rhodamine 6G dye with unusual magnetization

Hong Xu, Qian Wang, Jian-Hua Qin, Shuang-Quan Zang, Stuart Langley, Keith Spencer Murray, Boujemaa Moubaraki, Stuart Robert Batten, Thomas C W Mak

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A novel cyclic dodecanuclear cobalt cluster which is bridged via a derivative of the rhodamine 6G dye is presented. The work provides a new and effective strategy for the design and development of novel magnetic materials based on high-nuclearity metal clusters decorated by the rhodamine dye.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)12716-12719
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number64
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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