Intramolecular cation-pi interactions control the conformation of nonrestricted (phenylalkyl)pyridines

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Authors

  • Isabella Richter
  • Jusaku Minari
  • Philip Axe
  • John P Lowe
  • Kazuo Sakurai
  • Steven D Bull

Colleges, School and Institutes

Abstract

NOEsy and fluorescence spectroscopy reveal that conversion of conformationally flexible (phenylalkyl)pyridines into their corresponding N-methyl-pyridinium iodides results in intramolecular pi-stacking.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1082-1084
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Volumen/a
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2008