The first metamagnetic one-dimensional molecular material with nickel(ii) and end-to-end azido bridgesElectronic supplementary information (ESI) available: Fig. S1: magnetisation vs. temperature curves at different magnetic fields. Fig. S2: AC susceptibility measurements. See http://www.rsc.org/suppdata/cc/b1/b104649g/
A novel single azido bridged one-dimensional Ni(II) chain, which represents the first metamagnetic one-dimensional metal–azido system with only end-to-end azido bridges, has been synthesised and characterised by a low temperature magnetic study.