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Issue 87, 2018
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Transition between tangential and co-axial liquid crystalline honeycombs in the self-assembly of Y-shaped bolapolyphiles

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Abstract

p-Terphenyl based Y-shaped bolapolyphiles self-assemble into liquid crystalline honeycombs with co-axial organization of the π-conjugated rods around columns filled by alkyl sidechains. In this new hexagonal honeycomb with P6/mmm symmetry the orientation of the π-conjugated rods is perpendicular to the tangential honeycombs formed at lower temperature or with longer chain length.

Graphical abstract: Transition between tangential and co-axial liquid crystalline honeycombs in the self-assembly of Y-shaped bolapolyphiles

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The article was received on 01 Aug 2018, accepted on 17 Sep 2018 and first published on 17 Sep 2018


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06281A
Citation: Chem. Commun., 2018,54, 12306-12309

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    Transition between tangential and co-axial liquid crystalline honeycombs in the self-assembly of Y-shaped bolapolyphiles

    A. Lehmann, M. Prehm, C. Chen, F. Liu, X. Zeng, G. Ungar and C. Tschierske, Chem. Commun., 2018, 54, 12306
    DOI: 10.1039/C8CC06281A

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