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MOLECULAR STRUCTURE OF XENON OXYTETRAFUORIDE BY ELECTRON DIFFRACTION.

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Title: MOLECULAR STRUCTURE OF XENON OXYTETRAFUORIDE BY ELECTRON DIFFRACTION.
Creators: Jacob, E. Jean; Thompson, H. Bradford; Bartell, L. S.
Issue Date: 1967
Abstract: The structure of xenon oxytetrafluoride as determined by gas-phase electron diffraction is in essential agreement with the published microwave $results.^{1}$ The electron diffraction data permit a more precise determination of the Xe-F bond length than do the microwave data, but fairly large uncertainities must be associated with the Xe-O bond length and the O-Xe-F angle. The use of microwave data as an additional constraint on the interpretation of the electron diffraction data leads to a significantly more precise structure than can be derived from either set of data alone. It was observed that the new partial wave scattering factors of Cox and $Bonham^{2}$ are in better accord with the experiment than are the conventional Born scattering factors.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1811/15350
Other Identifiers: 1967-T-5
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