IR-LD spectroscopy of benzil oriented as solution in nematic liquid crystal and melted polycrystalline solid sample


  • Bojidarka B. Ivanova University of Sofia, Department of Chemistry, 1164 Sofia,
  • Liliya I. Pindeva Technical University, Department of Chemistry, 1756 Sofia,



benzil, IR-LD spectroscopy, solution, solid-state, overtone


An IR-LD spectral analysis was performed on benzil as a solution in nematic liquid crystal and as melted polycrystalline solid sample, using the orientation technique.. An experimental vibrational assignment of IR-characteristic bands both in solution and in solid state was made, thus explaining some of the crystal field effects in solid-state on the IR-maxima.


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How to Cite

Ivanova, B. B., & Pindeva, L. I. (2006). IR-LD spectroscopy of benzil oriented as solution in nematic liquid crystal and melted polycrystalline solid sample. Macedonian Journal of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 25(1), 39–43.