Re: CCL:How can one get the chiral form of [5]Helicene, when using Spartan?

 > I was calculating the structure of [5] Helicene in Spartan using various
 > models: AM1, Sybyl, etc. All of these structure had a C2v point group
 > symmetry, which means that the structure is a-chiral.
 > Question: How can one get the chiral form of the [5] Helicene, When using
 > Spartan?
 Have a look at and
 for XYZ coordinates of the flip process for octahelicene. This should give you a
 starting point.
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