Endocyclic extension of porphyrin π-system in etheno-bridged N-confused tetraphenylporphyrin

Motoki Toganoh, Tomoyuki Kimura, Hiroyuki Furuta

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    Etheno-bridged N-confused tetraphenylporphyrin was synthesized through flipping of the confused pyrrole ring and endocyclic extension of [18]annulenic π-conjugated system was exemplified by the absorption spectra as well as the calculated Kohn-Sham orbitals.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)102-104
    Number of pages3
    JournalChemical Communications
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - 2008

    All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

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


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