London Interaction

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TanveerDhaliwal3G
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London Interaction

Postby TanveerDhaliwal3G » Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:32 pm

What causes a London Interaction?

chrisleung-2J
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Re: London Interaction

Postby chrisleung-2J » Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:34 pm

London Dispersion Forces result from Induced Dipole-Induced Dipole, during which electrons on two nearby atoms of different molecules are temporarily located in a given portion of the atom causing that atom to adopt a temporary positive or negative charge, with this positive or negative charge leading to attraction to an atom on another molecule which adopts the opposite charge for the same reason.

JTijerina_4A
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Re: London Interaction

Postby JTijerina_4A » Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:43 pm

Most, if not all, molecules have London Dispersion forces because they are caused by momentary interactions from electrons.

Giovanni Anguiano-Gutierrez 3L
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Re: London Interaction

Postby Giovanni Anguiano-Gutierrez 3L » Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:44 pm

It's the attraction between instantaneous dipoles on neighboring molecules and acts between all types of molecules

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Re: London Interaction

Postby saigorijavolu2k » Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:47 pm

LDF are also van der waals forces.


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