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Postby RyanSeltzer_1A » Mon Dec 01, 2014 4:52 pm

Here is dien as well

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Re: Ligand-dien

Postby Chem_Mod » Thu Dec 04, 2014 10:17 am

Who wants to give the full ligand name and identify the atoms that coordinate to the transition metal cation?

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Re: Ligand-dien

Postby Niharika Reddy 1D » Thu Dec 04, 2014 4:41 pm

The full ligand name is diethylenetriamine. The lone pairs on the 3 nitrogen atoms allow the nitrogens to serve as bond sites and coordinate to the transition metal cation, making dien a tridentate ligand.

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