Controlling the formation of metallosupramolecular assemblies by metal ionic radii

L. Bain, S. Bullock, L. Harding, T. Riis-Johannessen, G. Midgley, C.R. Rice, M. Whitehead

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The formation of either dinuclear double-stranded or pentanuclear circular helicates from a ligand containing two tridentate domains separated by a phenylene unit can be controlled by inter-ligand steric interactions which themselves are governed by the size of the metal ion.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3496-3498
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2010


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