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Heng Zhang, Lei Li, Martin Möller, Xiaomin Zhu, Jaime J. Hernandez Rueda, Martin Rosenthal and Dimitri A. Ivanov From Channel-Forming Ionic Liquid Crystals Exhibiting Humidity-Induced Phase Transitions to Nanostructured Ion-Conducting Polymer Membranes Advanced Materials 25

Article first published online: 12 APR 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/adma.201205097

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A novel wedge-shaped amphiphilic molecule bearing a sulfonate group at the tip displays humidity-induced phase transitions from a hexagonal columnar structure to a bicontinuous cubic phase. The mesophases can be frozen by photopolymerization of acrylic end-groups resulting in free-standing membranes with different topology of ionic nanochannels. The obtained membranes with a well-ordered ionic channel structure hold promise for applications in separation and catalysis.

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