An electrostatic gauche effect in β-fluoro and β-hydroxy N-ethylpyridinium cations
Natalie E. J. Gooseman, David O'Hagan, Michael J. G. Peach, Alexandra M. Z. Slawin, David J. Tozer, Robert J. Young,
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 46, 5904–5908, 2007.
In my first collaboration with Prof David O’Hagan of the University of St. Andrews, we investigated the gauche effect in a series of organic molecules, attributing it to a series of non-H bonded electrostatic interactions.
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