Synlett 2017; 28(03): 323-326
DOI: 10.1055/s-0036-1588650
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Differentially Substituted Phenylene-Containing Oligoacene Derivatives

Sarah P. Luppino
Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA   Email: tswager@mit.edu
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Timothy M. Swager*
Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA   Email: tswager@mit.edu
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Publication History

Received: 18 September 2016

Accepted after revision: 19 October 2016

Publication Date:
09 November 2016 (eFirst)

Abstract

We report the synthesis and characterization of seven new linearly conjugated ladder compounds of the phenylene-containing oligoacene molecule class. Each derivative incorporates a fused four-membered-ring linkage in the acene-like backbone. Crystal packing, spectroscopic and electrochemical properties of the molecules are described.

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