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Photocontrolled self-assembly of molecular switches

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A new self-assembling system is developed, based on dithienylcyclopentene photochromic switches, which forms extended aggregates in solution and for which the viscosity can be changed by light.

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The article was received on 01 Feb 2001, accepted on 01 Mar 2001 and first published on 03 Apr 2001

Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/B101231M
Chem. Commun., 2001, 759-760

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    Photocontrolled self-assembly of molecular switches

    L. N. Lucas, J. van Esch, R. M. Kellogg and B. L. Feringa, Chem. Commun., 2001, 759
    DOI: 10.1039/B101231M

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