Cation-guest interaction within zeolites: Li+ exchanged zeolites are unique

K. Pitchumani, V. Ramamurthy

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Lithium cations present in the supercages of zeolite X and Y activate guest molecules through electrostatic interaction with the π-cloud. Such an interaction may have consequences on the reactivity-photochemical and thermal-of the guest organic molecule.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5297-5300
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number30
StatePublished - Jul 22 1996
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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