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New chiral discotic triphenylene derivativesexhibiting a cholesteric blue phase and a ferroelectrically switchable columnarmesophase

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Abstract

We have synthesized a number of new achiral and chiral triphenylene derivatives bearing laterally substituted phenylene units in the side chains. Their polymorphism includes the first reported discotic blue phase of a pure compound and a ferroelectrically switchable columnar mesophase.

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The article was received on 12 Jun 2000, accepted on 30 Aug 2000 and first published on 11 Oct 2000


Article type: Paper
DOI: 10.1039/B004674O
Citation: J. Mater. Chem., 2000,10, 2657-2661
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    New chiral discotic triphenylene derivatives exhibiting a cholesteric blue phase and a ferroelectrically switchable columnar mesophase

    G. Heppke, D. Krüerke, C. Löhning, D. Lötzsch, D. Moro, M. Müller and H. Sawade, J. Mater. Chem., 2000, 10, 2657
    DOI: 10.1039/B004674O

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