ERIC Number: EJ278543
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Mar
Reference Count: 0
The Misuse of the Circle Notation to Represent Aromatic Rings.
Belloli, Robert C.
Journal of Chemical Education, v60 n3 p190-91 Mar 1983
Discusses the confusion and erroneous conclusions that can result from the overuse and misuse of the circle notation to represent aromaticity in polycylic aromatic hydrocarbons. Includes nature of the problem, textbook treatment, and a possible compromise method of representation. (Author/JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A