1,4-dibutoxy-2,3-di(4-pyridyl)-8,11,15,18,22,25-hexakis(hexyl)-phthalocy aninato zinc, a self-assembled coordination polymer in the solid state

Shaya Y. Al-Raqa, Micahel J. Cook, David L. Hughes

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The title compound forms intermolecular zinc-nitrogen coordinated species in solution and self-assembles to form a coordination polymer in the solid state, the X-ray structure for which shows that the unit cell contains eight macrocycle units in two chains comprising both enantiomeric forms as ABBA/BAAB sequences.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)62-63
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2003

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