Anion effects on the cyclobis(paraquat-p-phenylene) host

Sissel S. Andersen, Morten Jensen, Anne Sørensen, Eigo Miyazaki, Kazuo Takimiya, Bo W. Laursen, Amar H. Flood, Jan O. Jeppesen

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Binding studies between the electron accepting host cyclobis(paraquat-p-phenylene) and a series of electron donors in the presence of differently sized counteranions reveal that both the nature and the concentration of the anion have a large impact on the association strength of the resulting host-guest complex.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5157-5159
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number42
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Apr 30
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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