Geometric and electronic structure of metal-cage fullerenes, C59M (M = Pt, Ir) obtained by laser ablation of electrochemically deposited films

Josep M. Poblet, Jordi Muñoz, Krzysztof Winkler, Mark Cancilla, Akari Hayashi, Carlito B. Lebrilla, Alan L. Balch

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Laser ablation of electrochemically deposited C60M(n) [M = Pt, Ir(CO)2] films produces [C59M]+ whose electronic and geometric structures have been investigated by density functional theory.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)493-494
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Mar 21 1999
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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