Microscopic crystalline rods from the self-assembly of mixed porphyrin building blocks

Jun Ho Lee, Suk Joong Lee

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Abstract

Porphyrin based microscopic crystalline rods have been synthesized from mixed building blocks. Both pyridine and hydroxide are prerequisite functionalities to generate crystalline materials. Porphyrin building blocks containing just pyridyl or hydroxy groups do not interact themselves and the formation of amorphous solids is observed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1014-1017
Number of pages4
JournalInorganic Chemistry Communications
Volume14
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Jun

Keywords

  • Amorphous
  • Building block
  • Microscopic crystal
  • Porphyrin

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Materials Chemistry

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