The synthesis, electrochemistry and mesogenic properties of novel anthraquinolyl-triphenylenes are described. 1H NMR, UV-vis, solution electrochemistry and molecular modelling studies indicate that an intermolecular charge-transfer interaction occurs between the anthraquinone moiety and the triphenylene nucleus. (C) 2000 Elsevier Science Ltd.
|Number of pages||5|
|Publication status||Published - 7 Oct 2000|