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Thursday, June 25, 2020

What are condition for geometrical isomerism in coordination compounds?

Among all type of geometries in coordination compounds, only squar planer , octahedral and dodecahedral will show geometrical isomerism. The necessary and sufficient conditions is for every position of ligands there must be at least one "CIS" (separated by 90°) and one must be "TRANS" (seperated by 180°).

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