Thermodynamic and kinetic factors in the hydrothermal synthesis of hybrid frameworks: zinc 4-cyclohexene-1,2-dicarboxylates

Clare Lee, Caroline Mellot-Draznieks, Ben Slater, G. Wu, William Thomas Alexander Harrison, C. N. R. Rao, Anthony K. Cheetham

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Experimental and computational studies indicate that the formation of a series of zinc 4-cyclohexene-1,2-dicarboxylates takes place under thermodynamic rather than kinetic control.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2687-2689
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number31/05/2006
Publication statusPublished - 2006


  • inorganic-organic materials
  • temperature
  • simulaton
  • design
  • Cobalt

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