ol062999m_si_001.pdf (1.92 MB)

Synthesis and Characterization of Fluorescent Acenequinones as Dyes for Guest−Host Liquid Crystal Displays

Download (1.92 MB)
journal contribution
posted on 15.03.2007, 00:00 by Zhihua Chen, Timothy M. Swager
Syntheses and spectroscopic properties of alkoxy-substituted para-acenequinones are reported. These compounds showed excellent alignment in nematic liquid crystals as evidenced by polarized UV−vis absorption and fluorescence measurements.

History