A self-assembled nanotube supported by halogen bonding interactions

Stuart R. Kennedy, Mawgan U. Main, Colin R. Pulham, Irene Ling, Scott J. Dalgarno

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Abstract

Di-propoxycalix[4]arene is known to self assemble into a nanotube in the solid state. The introduction of two bromine atoms at distal positions across the upper-rim of the calixarene framework modulates nanotube packing, a feature supported by complementary halogen bonding interactions.

LanguageEnglish
Pages786-790
Number of pages5
JournalCrystEngComm
Volume21
Issue number5
Early online date3 Jan 2019
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 7 Feb 2019

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Halogens
halogens
Nanotubes
nanotubes
Calixarenes
Bromine
bromine
rims
interactions
solid state
Atoms
atoms

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  • Chemistry(all)
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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Kennedy, Stuart R. ; Main, Mawgan U. ; Pulham, Colin R. ; Ling, Irene ; Dalgarno, Scott J. / A self-assembled nanotube supported by halogen bonding interactions. In: CrystEngComm. 2019 ; Vol. 21, No. 5. pp. 786-790.
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A self-assembled nanotube supported by halogen bonding interactions. / Kennedy, Stuart R.; Main, Mawgan U.; Pulham, Colin R.; Ling, Irene; Dalgarno, Scott J.

In: CrystEngComm, Vol. 21, No. 5, 07.02.2019, p. 786-790.

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