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A columnar liquid crystal based on triphenylphosphine oxide--its structural changes upon interaction with alkaline metal cations.

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Type
Published Article
Journal
Chemical communications (Cambridge, England)
Publication Date
Issue
12
Pages
1277–1279
Identifiers
PMID: 16538246
Source
Medline
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Abstract

A triphenylphosphine oxide (TPPO) compound bearing 3,4,5-tridodecyloxybenzyloxy moieties exhibits a columnar liquid crystalline phase, and by changing its self-assembled structure, is responsive to alkaline metal cations due to cation-phosphine oxide interactions.

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