Dual stimulus switching of a [2]catenane in water. Academic Article uri icon


  • The controllable mechanical movement of either the polyether macrocycle or the tetracationic cyclophane in a doubly bistable water-soluble [2]catenane can be accomplished by using orthogonal external stimulia-redox and amine/acid, respectivelya-in aqueous media . 2011 WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim.

published proceedings

  • Angew Chem Int Ed Engl

author list (cited authors)

  • Fang, L., Wang, C., Fahrenbach, A. C., Trabolsi, A., Botros, Y. Y., & Stoddart, J. F.

citation count

  • 52

complete list of authors

  • Fang, Lei||Wang, Cheng||Fahrenbach, Albert C||Trabolsi, Ali||Botros, Youssry Y||Stoddart, J Fraser

publication date

  • February 2011