Ferrocenyldimethyl-[2.2]-cryptand: Solid state structure of the external hydrate and alkali and alkaline-earth-dependent electrochemical behaviour

Julio C. Medina, Timothy T. Goodnow, Simon Bott, Jerry L. Atwood, Angel Kaifer, George W. Gokel

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1,1′-(1,4,10,13-Tetraoxa-7,16-diazacyclooctadecane-7,16-diyldimethyl) ferrocene, ferrocenyldimethyl-[2.2]-cryptand 1, binds water on its external face rather than internally and exhibits electrochemical behaviour that is strongly dependent on alkali and alkaline earth metal cations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)290-292
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number5
StatePublished - Dec 1 1991


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