Synthesis and characterization of anthracene-2,6-dithioacetate: A rigid, conjugated molecule for the formation of monolayers on gold

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Australian Journal of Chemistry, 2008, 61 (10), pp. 758 - 761
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The synthesis and characterization of a new photoswitchable anthracene compound, anthracene-2,6-dithioacetate, is presented. The compound dimerizes in solution on irradiation with UV light, and thin films can be formed on gold surfaces from both the monomer and photodimer. © CSIRO 2008.
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