A Bifunctional Lewis Acidic Spacer in Self-Assembled Molecular Stairs and Ladders. Academic Article uri icon


  • Depending on the stoichiometry, diindacycle 1 and pyrazine in THF reversibly form a stair- or a ladderlike self-organized coordination polymer. In both cases, the building blocks are assembled at angles close to 90.

published proceedings

  • Angew Chem Int Ed Engl

author list (cited authors)

  • Gabbai, F. P., Schier, A., & Riede, J.

citation count

  • 27

complete list of authors

  • Gabbaiï, François P||Schier, Annette||Riede, Jürgen

publication date

  • March 1998