Group for Research in Decision Analysis

G-98-30

C60Br24 as a Chemical Illustration of Graph Theoretical Independence

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If it is assumed that the final product of bromination of C60 will obey two rules, (i) that no two sp3 carbons may be adjacent, and (ii) that the molecule must have a closed shell, the experimental Th structure of C60Br24 is uniquely selected from 300,436,595,453,640 possibilities.

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