Benzo- and Naphthoborepins: Blue-Emitting Boron Analogues of Higher Acenes

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  • Lauren G. Mercier,

    1. Department of Chemistry, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N.W., Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4 (Canada), Fax: (+1) 403-289-9488 http://www.chem.ucalgary.ca/research/groups/wpiers/
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  • Warren E. Piers,

    1. Department of Chemistry, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N.W., Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4 (Canada), Fax: (+1) 403-289-9488 http://www.chem.ucalgary.ca/research/groups/wpiers/
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  • Masood Parvez

    1. Department of Chemistry, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N.W., Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4 (Canada), Fax: (+1) 403-289-9488 http://www.chem.ucalgary.ca/research/groups/wpiers/
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  • Funding for this work was provided by NSERC of Canada and the Xerox Research Foundation.

Abstract

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Blaues Wunder: Ausgedehnte aromatische Systeme mit einem Borepinkern (siehe Bild) lassen sich durch Zinn-Bor-Austausch synthetisieren. Zu den Eigenschaften dieser luft- und feuchtigkeitsunempfindlichen Materialien gehört eine starke blaue Fluoreszenz.

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