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Proton conduction in discotic mesogens

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In this communication, we show that liquid crystalline phases lower the activation energy barrier for proton transport. The liquid crystalline phases were obtained using a triphenylene core with alkyl chains bearing a triazole moiety at their termini.

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The article was received on 25 Jan 2011, accepted on 23 Mar 2011 and first published on 11 Apr 2011

Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C1CC10509D
Chem. Commun., 2011,47, 5566-5568

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    Proton conduction in discotic mesogens

    D. Basak, S. Christensen, S. K. Surampudi, C. Versek, D. T. Toscano, M. T. Tuominen, R. C. Hayward and D. Venkataraman, Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 5566
    DOI: 10.1039/C1CC10509D

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