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Chapter 7.1

Structure and Bonding of the Neutral Chalcogens and their Polyatomic Cations

The group of the chalcogens sulfur, selenium and tellurium is a typical triad of the more electronegative nonmetals with relatively high-ionization energies, relatively strong element–element bonds and a clear tendency to form mono- and polyatomic anions (Table 1).
Print publication date: 11 Dec 2006
Copyright year: 2007
Print ISBN: 978-0-85404-366-8
PDF eISBN: 978-1-84755-757-5