Supramolecular isomerism of a metallocyclic dipyridyldiamide ligand metal halide system generating isostructural (Hg, Co and Zn) porous materials

Christopher D Jones, Jin Chong Tan, Gareth O Lloyd

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Abstract

We show how crystallisation of supramolecular isomers of a dynamic coordination system generates a series of isostructural porous materials. These mercury, cobalt and zinc metallocyclic materials show permanent porosity and exhibit single-crystal-to-single-crystal transformations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2110-2112
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Volume48
Issue number15
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Keywords

  • ORGANIC FRAMEWORKS
  • COORDINATION NETWORKS
  • THERMAL-PROPERTIES
  • SINGLE-CRYSTAL
  • ANION-BINDING
  • HYDROGEN
  • POLYMERS
  • ADSORPTION
  • PHOTOLUMINESCENCE
  • POLYMORPHISM

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