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Publicly Available Published by De Gruyter July 8, 2011

Definition of the hydrogen bond (IUPAC Recommendations 2011)

  • Elangannan Arunan , Gautam R. Desiraju , Roger A. Klein , Joanna Sadlej , Steve Scheiner , Ibon Alkorta , David C. Clary , Robert H. Crabtree , Joseph J. Dannenberg , Pavel Hobza , Henrik G. Kjaergaard , Anthony C. Legon , Benedetta Mennucci and David J. Nesbitt

A novel definition for the hydrogen bond is recommended here. It takes into account the theoretical and experimental knowledge acquired over the past century. This definition insists on some evidence. Six criteria are listed that could be used as evidence for the presence of a hydrogen bond.

Project Year: 2004, Project Code: 2004-026-2-100


1 10.1351/PAC-REP-10-01-01, E. Arunan, G. R. Desiraju, R. A. Klein, J. Sadlej, S. Scheiner, I. Alkorta, D. C. Clary, R. H. Crabtree, J. J. Dannenberg, P. Hobza, H. G. Kjaergaard, A. C. Legon, B. Mennucci, D. J. Nesbitt. Pure Appl. Chem.83, 1619 (2011).Search in Google Scholar

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