Chiral shielding in nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy

Peter J. Stiles*

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    A novel van der Waals shielding mechanism is discussed which contributes to the magnetic shielding non-equivalence of optical isomers of one chiral species in the presence of a second optically active species. It is more direct than standard mechanisms which invoke stereospecific association of the interacting molecules but appears to be of marginal experimental significance.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)1375-1377
    Number of pages3
    JournalAustralian Journal of Chemistry
    Issue number6
    Publication statusPublished - 1979


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