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π–π interactions in carbon nanostructures

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Abstract

π–π Interactions are the dominating supramolecular forces in systems like carbon nanostructures, which are inherently constituted by large conjugated π-systems. Their skilful use has allowed the construction of fascinating supramolecular ensembles, thus opening a new avenue in carbon chemistry. In this tutorial review, we provide a short introduction to carbon nanostructures, and show the basic concepts of π–π interactions involving fullerenes, carbon nanotubes, and graphene.

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The article was received on 28 Jul 2015 and first published on 14 Aug 2015


Article type: Tutorial Review
DOI: 10.1039/C5CS00578G
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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015,44, 6425-6433

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    π–π interactions in carbon nanostructures

    E. M. Pérez and N. Martín, Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44, 6425
    DOI: 10.1039/C5CS00578G

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