Influence of alkyl side chains on hydrogen-bonded molecular surface nanostructures

Wei Xu, Mingdong Dong, H. Gersen, Eva Rauls, M.S. Vazquez Campos, Mercedes Crego Calama, Socorro Vazquez-Campos, David Reinhoudt, Erik Laegsgaard, Ivan Stensgaard, Trolle R. Linderoth, Flemming Besenbacher

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Side effects: A systematic study of surface assemblies of three compounds that form strong H bonds reveals that a slight variation of a submolecular alkyl group, not directly involved in the H bonding itself, has a pronounced influence on the overall self-assembled surface nanostructure.
Original languageUndefined
Pages (from-to)1620-1623
Number of pages4
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2008


  • Scanning probe microscopy
  • Nanostructures
  • Self-Assembly
  • Noncovalent interactions
  • IR-72361
  • Hydrogen bonding
  • METIS-254325

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