Activated Complex


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Activated Complex

A molecular assembly formed from the collision of energetic particles which corresponds to a transition (intermediate) state of a chemical reaction and gives rise to intermediates or end products.
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Mayers, Evidence for a Bridged Activated Complex for Electron Transfer Reactions, J.
Moreover, the transition state theory and KAS dynamics model were also used to investigate the energy triplet of the activated complex in the combustion processes.
It should be possible for AH and CHS in the chromosphere to form an activated complex, CHS + AH [right arrow] [CHS-HA.

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