Through clever bridging of orthocyclophanes (in this case by acetalization), molecules such as 1 can be formed with four benzene rings in a stacked face-to-face arrangement. UV/Vis spectroscopic and electrochemical properties of 1 are governed by π-π through-space interactions within the molecule.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Angewandte Chemie - International Edition|
|Publication status||Published - Oct 2 1998|
- Cyclic voltammetry
- Stacking interactions
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