Synthesis of Multifunctional Charge-Transfer Agents: Toward Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes with Defined Covalent Functionality and Preserved π System

  title={Synthesis of Multifunctional Charge-Transfer Agents: Toward Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes with Defined Covalent Functionality and Preserved $\pi$ System},
  author={Alphonse Fiebor and Antonio Setaro and Andreas J. Achazi and Georgy Gordeev and Manuela Weber and Daniel Franz and Beate Paulus and Mohsen Adeli and Stephanie Reich},
  journal={The Journal of Physical Chemistry C},
The attachment of well-defined charge transfer agents to the surface of nanomaterials is an efficient strategy to control their charge density and also to tune their optical, electrical, and physicochemical properties. Particularly interesting are charge transfer agents that either donate or withdraw electrons depending on the arrangements of their building units and that promise a non-destructive attachment to delicate nanomaterials like sp$^2$ compounds. In this work, we rationally synthesize… Expand

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