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Delocalized electrons

Posted: Thu Nov 01, 2018 4:39 pm
by Sofia Ban
What does it mean to have delocalized electrons or bonds?

Re: Delocalized electrons

Posted: Thu Nov 01, 2018 4:51 pm
by Tarika Gujral 1K
Delocalized electrons are electrons spread over multiple atoms: they do not belong to a single atom. This usually occurs in double bonds or triple bonds.

Re: Delocalized electrons

Posted: Thu Nov 01, 2018 5:11 pm
by Matthew Tran 1H
Delocalized electrons are electrons involved in resonance structures.