Two novel disc-shaped compounds (1, 2) with strong intramolecular hydrogen bonds were prepared and characterized; compound 2 showed a thermotropic mesophase as characterised by polarized optical microscopy, DSC and X-ray diffraction studies.
- intramolecular hydrogen bonds
Shu, W., & Valiyaveettil, S. (2002). Intramolecular hydrogen bond assisted planarization and self-assembly of simple disc-shaped molecules in mesophases. Chemical Communications, 2002(13), 1350-1351. https://doi.org/10.1039/B201742C