Cyano substituted triphenylene-based discotic mesogens

N. Boden, R. J. Bushby, Z. B. Lu, A. N. Cammidge

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Cyano groups have been introduced into alkoxytriphenylene-based mesogens by bromination followed by treatment with copper(I) cyanide. The introduction of cyano substitutents enhances the mesophases ranges.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)495-499
Number of pages5
JournalLiquid Crystals
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 4 Apr 1999

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