A seven atom cluster in a carbon cage, the crystallographically determined structure of Sc-4(mu(3)-O)(3)@I-h-C-80

Steven Stevenson, University of Southern Mississippi
Mary A. Mackey, University of Southern Mississippi
Curtis E. Coumbe, University of Southern Mississippi
Joshua D. Phillips, University of Southern Mississippi

Abstract

The tetrahedral array of four scandium atoms with oxygen atoms capping three of the four faces found in Sc-4(mu(3)-O)(3)@I-h-C-80 is the largest cluster isolated to date inside a fullerene cage.