Extended Water Tapes of Cyclic Hexamers Encapsulated in the Channels of a Metal Phosphonocarboxylate Network
datasetposted on 06.07.2005, 00:00 by Xian-Ming Zhang, Rui-Qin Fang, Hai-Shun Wu
Water tapes consisting of fused cyclic water hexamers were formed in channels of a three-dimensional supramolecular framework. The geometrical parameters of water tapes are quite similar to those in ice Ih. The dehydration and rehydration of the title complex are partly reversible.