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What's the definition for crystal field theory?

In Science | Asked by arwen46
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Crystal field theory describes bonding in complex ions in terms of electrostatic attractions between ligands and the nucleus of the central metal ion. Particular attention is focused on the splitting of the d energy level of the central metal ion that results from electron repulsions. 

Dr. John Carmen | 408 days ago