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Delta bond

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In chemistry, delta bonds (δ bonds) are covalent chemical bonds, where four lobes of one involved atomic orbital overlap four lobes of the other involved atomic orbital. [1]

21 relations: Antibonding molecular orbital, Atomic orbital, Chemical bond, Chemical Reviews, Chemistry, Chromium, Covalent bond, Cyclobutadieneiron tricarbonyl, F. Albert Cotton, Inorganic Chemistry (journal), Journal of Chemical Education, Molecular orbital, Molybdenum, Orbital overlap, Pi bond, Potassium octachlorodirhenate, Quadruple bond, Rhenium, Robert S. Mulliken, Sigma bond, Transition metal.

Antibonding molecular orbital

In chemical bonding theory, an antibonding orbital is a type of molecular orbital (MO) that weakens the bond between two atoms and helps to raise the energy of the molecule relative to the separated atoms.

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Atomic orbital

In quantum mechanics, an atomic orbital is a mathematical function that describes the wave-like behavior of either one electron or a pair of electrons in an atom.

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Chemical bond

A chemical bond is a lasting attraction between atoms, ions or molecules that enables the formation of chemical compounds.

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Chemical Reviews

Chemical Reviews is peer-reviewed scientific journal published twice per month by the American Chemical Society.

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Chemistry is the scientific discipline involved with compounds composed of atoms, i.e. elements, and molecules, i.e. combinations of atoms: their composition, structure, properties, behavior and the changes they undergo during a reaction with other compounds.

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Chromium is a chemical element with symbol Cr and atomic number 24.

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Covalent bond

A covalent bond, also called a molecular bond, is a chemical bond that involves the sharing of electron pairs between atoms.

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Cyclobutadieneiron tricarbonyl

Cyclobutadieneiron tricarbonyl or (C4H4)Fe(CO)3 is an organoiron compound with the formula Fe(C4H4)(CO)3.

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F. Albert Cotton

Frank Albert Cotton (April 9, 1930 – February 20, 2007) was an American chemist.

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Inorganic Chemistry (journal)

Inorganic Chemistry is a biweekly peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the American Chemical Society since 1962.

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Journal of Chemical Education

The Journal of Chemical Education is a monthly peer-reviewed academic journal available in both print and electronic versions.

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Molecular orbital

In chemistry, a molecular orbital (MO) is a mathematical function describing the wave-like behavior of an electron in a molecule.

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Molybdenum is a chemical element with symbol Mo and atomic number 42.

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Orbital overlap

In chemical bonds, an orbital overlap is the concentration of orbitals on adjacent atoms in the same regions of space.

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Pi bond

In chemistry, pi bonds (π bonds) are covalent chemical bonds where two lobes of an orbital on one atom overlap two lobes of an orbital on another atom.

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Potassium octachlorodirhenate

Potassium octachloridodirhenate(III) is an inorganic compound with the formula K2Re2Cl8.

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Quadruple bond

A quadruple bond is a type of chemical bond between two atoms involving eight electrons.

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Rhenium is a chemical element with symbol Re and atomic number 75.

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Robert S. Mulliken

Robert Sanderson Mulliken (June 7, 1896 – October 31, 1986) was an American physicist and chemist, primarily responsible for the early development of molecular orbital theory, i.e. the elaboration of the molecular orbital method of computing the structure of molecules.

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Sigma bond

In chemistry, sigma bonds (σ bonds) are the strongest type of covalent chemical bond.

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Transition metal

In chemistry, the term transition metal (or transition element) has three possible meanings.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delta_bond

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