Conjugated microporous poly(aryleneethynylene) networks

Jia Xing Jiang, Fabing Su, Abbie Trewin, Colin D. Wood, Neil L. Campbell, Hongjun Niu, Calum Dickinson, Alexey Y. Ganin, Matthew J. Rosseinsky, Yaroslav Z. Khimyak, Andrew I. Cooper

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Rigid wiry nets: Conjugated microporous polymer networks are formed by Sonogashira-Hagihara coupling. Although these materials are amorphous, the micropore size and surface area can be controlled by varying the length of the phenyleneethynylene struts.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8574-8578
Number of pages5
JournalAngewandte Chemie - International Edition
Issue number45
Early online date8 Nov 2007
Publication statusPublished - 19 Nov 2007
Externally publishedYes


  • Conjugation
  • Microporous materials
  • Networks
  • Polymerization

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