Template-assisted Formation of Charge-transfer Complex by a Mixed Supramolecular Ladder Complex
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A 2,6-naphthalenediol-modified BisPYBOX (2,6-bis(benzoxazol-2-yl)pyridine (benzoPYBOX)) ligand and a naphthaldiimide-modified BisPYBOX ligand were newly designed and synthesized as a bar for ladder structure formation. The mixing of these two BisPYBOX ligands formed supramolecular ladders along a polymeric secondary dialkylammonium cations as templates to yield charge-transfer (CT) complexes in solution.
- Chemistry Letters
Chemistry Letters 36(2), 248-249, 2007-02-05
The Chemical Society of Japan