Electron attachment to uracil. Theoretical ab initio study

Nathan A. Oyler, Ludwik Adamowicz

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Abstract

Ab initio calculations indicate that the uracil molecule can bind an electron and form a stable dipole-bound anion. The adiabatic electron affinity of this process is estimated to be only 0.003 15 hartree (0.086 eV).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)11122-11123
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Physical Chemistry
Volume97
Issue number42
StatePublished - 1993

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Electron attachment to uracil. Theoretical ab initio study. / Oyler, Nathan A.; Adamowicz, Ludwik.

In: Journal of Physical Chemistry, Vol. 97, No. 42, 1993, p. 11122-11123.

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