Bioinorganic Chemistry and Applications

Volume 2010, Article ID 613140, 7 pages

http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/613140

Research Article

## Interactions of Trivalent Lanthanide Cations with a New Hexadentate Di-Schiff Base: New Lanthanide(III) Complexes from (NE,N′E)-2,2′-(ethane-1,2-diylbis(oxy))bis(N-(pyridin-2-ylmethylene)ethanamine)

^{1}Department of Chemistry, University of Ioannina, 451 10 Ioannina, Greece^{2}Faculty of Physics and Chemistry, Hellenic Army Academy, 166 73 Vari, Greece^{3}School of Chemistry, University of St. Andrews, North Haugh, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland, KY16 9ST, UK

Received 22 April 2010; Accepted 2 May 2010

Academic Editor: Spyros Perlepes

Copyright © 2010 Mantha Tsiouri et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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