Predicted compounds of radon with acetylene and water.

  title={Predicted compounds of radon with acetylene and water.},
  author={Ehud Tsivion and R. Gerber},
  journal={Physical chemistry chemical physics : PCCP},
  volume={12 37},
It is found that HRnCCH and HRnOH are metastable, chemically bound compounds of radon. These molecules are studied by multi-reference ab initio methods. Equilibrium geometry, NBO partial charges and bond orders, harmonic frequencies, are calculated. Intrinsic life-times are obtained by calculating the dissociation barriers and related partition functions, and by applying transition state theory. HRnCCH and HRnOH are found to be protected by an energy barrier of 2.1 and 0.79 eV, respectively… Expand
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