Metallacrown-based compartments: Selective encapsulation of three isonicotinate anions in non-centrosymmetric solids

Gellert Mezei, Jeff W. Kampf, Shilie Pan, Kenneth R. Poeppelmeier, Byron Watkins, Vincent L. Pecoraro

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Upon crystallization in high yields, metallacrowns form compartments that are capable of asymmetrically encapsulating three isonicotinate guests.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1148-1150
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Mar 15 2007


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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