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Issue 27, 2018
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Controllability of coercive stress in organoferroelasticity by the incorporation of a bulky flipping moiety in molecular crystals

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Abstract

The control of coercive stress in organoferroelasticity is demonstrated in single crystals of trans-1,4-cyclohexanedicarboxylic acid with bulky cyclohexane rings. Flipping difficulty, due to the bulkiness, increased coercive stress, which can improve mechanical damping. Crystals also undergo the spontaneous disappearance of a twinned domain upon unloading before the completion of domain formation.

Graphical abstract: Controllability of coercive stress in organoferroelasticity by the incorporation of a bulky flipping moiety in molecular crystals

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The article was received on 24 Feb 2018, accepted on 16 May 2018 and first published on 17 May 2018


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C8CE00295A
CrystEngComm, 2018,20, 3807-3811

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    Controllability of coercive stress in organoferroelasticity by the incorporation of a bulky flipping moiety in molecular crystals

    S. H. Mir, Y. Takasaki, E. R. Engel and S. Takamizawa, CrystEngComm, 2018, 20, 3807
    DOI: 10.1039/C8CE00295A

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