Data from: Pseudo-enantiomeric chiral components and formation of the helical micro- and nanostructures in charge-transfer complexes
Langer, Jerzy J.; Hreczycho, Grzegorz (2018), Data from: Pseudo-enantiomeric chiral components and formation of the helical micro- and nanostructures in charge-transfer complexes, Dryad, Dataset, https://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.4ts31
Helical organic micro- and nanostructures are formed by a charge-transfer complex, cinchonidine-TCNQ. These unusual forms result from the chirality, the steric structure and specific interactions of cinchonidine molecules . The material is semi-conducting (10-4 S/cm), with the typical absorption spectra in IR and UV-VIS, but also a characteristic CD spectrum. Surprisingly, conductive micro- and nano helices are not formed in the case of pseudo- enantiomeric cinchonine, i.e. the complex of cinchonine and TCNQ.
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