Halogen bond mediated crystal engineering of metal complexes

Pfrunder, Michael Craig (2014) Halogen bond mediated crystal engineering of metal complexes. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.


This project explored the potential for halogen bonds to predictably organise metal-containing molecular building blocks in crystalline materials. A novel method for the halogen bond mediated crystal engineering of metal complexes was discovered, which led to the preparation of new materials with potential applications in molecular switching devices and advanced memory storage systems.

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ID Code: 71083
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD)
Supervisor: McMurtrie, John, Arnold, Dennis, & Rintoul, Llew
Keywords: halogen bond, crystal engineering, supramolecular, metal complex, spin-crossover, co-crystal, Menshutkin reaction, aryl embrace, coordination complex, diiodotetrafluorobenzene
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Chemistry, Physics & Mechanical Engineering
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 27 May 2014 02:04
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 05:59

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