TITLE

Hydrogen bonding in acid-base complexes: The trans-hydroquinone-NH(sub 3) complex in its S(sub 0)

AUTHOR(S)
Humphrey, Susan J.; Pratt, David W.
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Journal of Chemical Physics;1/15/1997, Vol. 106 Issue 3, p908
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies the geometry of the hydrogen bond between hydroquinone and ammonia. Linear hydrogen bond formed by NH(sub 3) with one of the hydroxy hydrogen atms of hydroquinone; Decrease in heavy atom separation and increase in the torsional barrier by excitation of the complex to its S(sub 1) state.
ACCESSION #
4180677

 

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