On–off porosity switching in a molecular organic solid

Jones, J. T. A. et al. (2011) On–off porosity switching in a molecular organic solid. Angewandte Chemie (International Edition), 50(3), pp. 749-753. (PMID:21226169)

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Pulling the old switcheroo: Microporosity can be switched “on” and “off” in a crystalline molecular organic solid composed of cage molecules (see scheme). The switch is facilitated by conformational flexibility in the soft organic crystal state.

Item Type:Articles
Keywords:conformers, cooperative diffusion, microporous materials, molecular cages
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Adams, Dave
Authors: Jones, J. T. A., Holden, D., Mitra, T., Hasell, T., Adams, D. J., Jelfs, K. E., Trewin, A., Willock, D. J., Day, G. M., Bacsa, J., Steiner, A., and Cooper, A. I.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Chemistry
Journal Name:Angewandte Chemie (International Edition)
ISSN (Online):1521-3773
Published Online:12 November 2010

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