Microwave-assisted synthesis of a hexanuclear Mn(III) single-molecule magnet.

Inorganic chemistry

PubMedID: 16813386

Milios CJ, Vinslava A, Whittaker AG, Parsons S, Wernsdorfer W, Christou G, Perlepes SP, Brechin EK. Microwave-assisted synthesis of a hexanuclear Mn(III) single-molecule magnet. Inorg Chem. 2006;45(14):5272-4.
The use of microwave heating has improved the reaction rate, enhanced the yield of an inorganic cluster complex, and allowed for the high-temperature/high-pressure synthesis of a Mn(III) single-molecule magnet.