Dipolar contributions to nuclear magnetic shielding by anisotropic molecules

P. J. Stiles*

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Simple analytical expressions are given for the dipolar contributions to isotropic magnetic shielding outside axially-symmetric molecules. Except for certain paramagnetic metal-ion complexes the new expressions for the shielding expanded in spheroidal harmonics are preferable to the McConnell formula.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)259-260
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Physics Letters
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 15 Jan 1975
Externally publishedYes


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