Dynamic nanoscale Borromean links

Kelly S. Chichak, Stuart J. Cantrill, J. Fraser Stoddart

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Employing halogen atom labels on one of the ligand precursors, the lability of at least some of the 30 dative and 12 imine bonds stabilizing and constituting the three rings of a metallo-Borromean linked compound are scrambled in acidic methanolic solution.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3391-3393
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number27
StatePublished - Jul 21 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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