The detection of the new molecule prop-2-ynylideneamine, H-C≡C-CH=NH, by microwave spectroscopy

Harold W. Kroto, Don McNaughton, Osman I. Osman

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Abstract

The new molecule prop-2-ynylideneamine, H-C≡C-CH=NH, has been produced by flowing propargylamine over N-chlorosuccinimide, and then over potassium t-butoxide; the molecule was detected by microwave spectroscopy and its rotational parameters determined as a necessary preliminary to a radioastronomical search.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)993-994
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number15
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1984
Externally publishedYes

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