An Approach To Porphyrin-Based Molecular Wires - Synthesis Of A Bis(Porphyrin)Tetraone And Its Conversion To A Linearly Conjugated Tetrakisporphyrin System

TitleAn Approach To Porphyrin-Based Molecular Wires - Synthesis Of A Bis(Porphyrin)Tetraone And Its Conversion To A Linearly Conjugated Tetrakisporphyrin System
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1991
AuthorsCrossley, M. J., and Burn P. L.
JournalJournal Of The Chemical Society-Chemical Communications
Volume-
Issue21
Pagination1569–1571
Date Publishednov
AbstractAn approach to molecular wires based on quasi-one-dimensional linearly conjugated poly-porphyrin systems is outlined and a rationally designed synthesis of the tetrakisporphyrin 9, a strand some 65 angstrom in length, via the bis(porphyrin)tetraone 2 is described.