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Pyrene-based mechanically interlocked SWNTs

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The synthesis of rotaxane-type species composed of pyrene macrocycles and SWNTs as linear components is described. Pyrene–SWNT interactions help template the ring-closing metathesis of U-shaped precursors around the nanotubes.

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The article was received on 10 Nov 2014, accepted on 01 Dec 2014 and first published on 01 Dec 2014

Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C4CC08970G
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Chem. Commun., 2015,51, 5421-5424

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    Pyrene-based mechanically interlocked SWNTs

    A. López-Moreno and E. M. Pérez, Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 5421
    DOI: 10.1039/C4CC08970G

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