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Into Thin Air

In this lab, the students will be given a small sample of cobaltocene (dicyclopentadienylcobalt) in a nitrogen-filled Schlenk flask. Their task is to carry this material through an "obstacle course" of manipulations without allowing your sample to decompose - as determined by UV-Vis spectroscopy. Beware: This sensitive compound will quickly decompose upon exposure to air!

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