Special Issue "Advances in Molecular Magnets and related Phenomena"
A special issue of Materials (ISSN 1996-1944).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 December 2016)
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Linert
Institute of Applied Synthetic Chemistry, Vienna University of Technology, Getreidemarkt 9/163-AC, A-1060 Wien, Austria
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Interests: Transition metal chemistry, molecular magnesium, spin crossover, coordination chemistry related bioinorganic chemistry, redox-kinetics
Molecular magnets, spin-crossover compounds, molecular photomagnetism, among others, are interdisciplinary research fields, bringing the knowledge of chemists, physicists and material sciences together. Although this area has been investigated for decades, the last few years have seen advances due to the preparation of new areas (for example multifunctional molecular magnets), the involvement and combination of new experimental techniques (for example advances in temperature dependent Raman spectroscopy and other related methods), and advances in the direction of actual application of available substances for technological use (for example the preparation of stable thin films, showing write and readable properties for data storage).
The aim of the present Special Issue is to bring scientists from different fields together to report about their latest findings in original papers, review articles or short communications. We look forward to receiving your submissions.
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Linert
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- molecular magnets
- spin crossover
- high spin–low spin transition
- cooperativity in magnetic systems