A self-organised layered superstructure of arrayed [2]pseudorotaxanes

Peter R. Ashton*, Douglas Philp, Neil Spencer, J. Fraser Stoddart, David J. Williams

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A [2]pseudorotaxane, built up from a macrocyclic cyclophane containing two atomatic π-acceptors and an acyclic molecular containing three aromatic π-donors, has the ability to undergo self-organisation on crystallisation to form a layered superstructure of arrayed [2]pseudorotaxanes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)181-184
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Medicine


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