Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1983, 48, 1422-1429

Quantum-chemical interpretation of electronic absorption spectra of the Hantzsch 1,4-dihydropyridines

Antonín Kurfürst and Josef Kuthan

Department of Organic Chemistry, Prague Institute of Chemical Technology, 166 28 Prague 6


Electronic absorption spectra of 1,4-dihydropyridines I-XII have been interpreted by means of the SCF-PPP method. Possibility of interpretation of the said spectra of 4-substituted derivatives V-XII as superposition of two independent chromophoric systems is discussed.