Aluminium monoiodide

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Aluminium monoiodide
Names
IUPAC name
Aluminium(I) iodide
Identifiers
29977-41-1
ChemSpider 4575742
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PubChem 5462992
Properties
AlI
Molar mass 153.886 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
Infobox references

Aluminium monoiodide is an aluminium(I) compound with the chemical formula AlI. It is unstable at room temperature due to dismutation:[1]

6 AlI → Al2I6 + 4 Al

It forms a cyclic adduct Al4I4(NEt3)4 with triethylamine.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dohmeier, Carsten; Loos, Dagmar; Schnöckel, Hansgeorg (1996). "Aluminum(I) and Gallium(I) Compounds: Syntheses, Structures, and Reactions". Angewandte Chemie International Edition in English 35 (2): 129. doi:10.1002/anie.199601291.