[5]Pericyclynes are not homoaromatic

Journal article

Publication Details

Author(s): Jiao H, van Eikema Hommes N, Schleyer P, de Meijere A
Journal: Journal of Organic Chemistry
Publisher: American Chemical Society
Publication year: 1996
Volume: 61
Journal issue: 8
Pages range: 2826-2828
ISSN: 0022-3263


[5]Pericyclynes were investigated at high ab initio and density functional levels. On the basis of the geometric, energetic, and magnetic criteria of aromaticity, [5]pericyclynes are not homoaromatic despite their intriguing structure. The strain energy of [5]pericyclynes is negligible.

FAU Authors / FAU Editors

Schleyer, Paul Prof. Dr.
Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät
van Eikema Hommes, Nico Dr.

How to cite

Jiao, H., van Eikema Hommes, N., Schleyer, P., & de Meijere, A. (1996). [5]Pericyclynes are not homoaromatic. Journal of Organic Chemistry, 61(8), 2826-2828. https://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jo952028c

Jiao, Haijun, et al. "[5]Pericyclynes are not homoaromatic." Journal of Organic Chemistry 61.8 (1996): 2826-2828.


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