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Methylcyclopentadienyl radical


Gas phase ion energetics data

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Data compilation copyright by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce on behalf of the U.S.A. All rights reserved.

Data compiled as indicated in comments:
RDSH - Henry M. Rosenstock, Keith Draxl, Bruce W. Steiner, and John T. Herron
B - John E. Bartmess

View reactions leading to C6H7+ (ion structure unspecified)

Electron affinity determinations

EA (eV) Method Reference Comment
1.670 ± 0.039LPDRichardson, Stephenson, et al., 1973B

Ionization energy determinations

IE (eV) Method Reference Comment
8.54EIPottie and Lossing, 1963RDSH

References

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Data compilation copyright by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce on behalf of the U.S.A. All rights reserved.

Richardson, Stephenson, et al., 1973
Richardson, J.H.; Stephenson, L.M.; Brauman, J.I., Photodetachment of electrons from large molecular systems: Cyclopentadienide and methylcyclopentadienide ions. An upper limit to the electron affinities of C5H5 and CH3C5H4, J. Chem. Phys., 1973, 59, 5068. [all data]

Pottie and Lossing, 1963
Pottie, R.F.; Lossing, F.P., Free radicals by mass spectrometry. XXIX. Ionization potentials of substituted cyclopentadienyl radicals, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1963, 85, 269. [all data]


Notes

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