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The Journal of Chemical Physics
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The singlet-triplet energy separation in silylene

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Abstract

MCSCF calculations followed by large scale configuration interaction, comparable with the best done for isovalent methylene, give a singlet-triplet splitting in silylene of 21.0±1 kcal/mol. The singlet is the lower energy state. Structural parameters for the as yet unobserved triplet are r e=1.48±0.005 Å and θe=118. 5±1°. © 1986 American Institute of Physics.

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01 Jan 1986

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The Journal of Chemical Physics

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