Controlling the speed of rotation in molecular motors. Dramatic acceleration of the rotary motion by structural modification

Javier Vicario, Auke Meetsma, Ben L. Feringa

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Abstract

Substitution of a 6-membered by a 5-membered ring upper half in the light driven second generation molecular motors resulted in a dramatic increase of the speed of rotation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5910-5912
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Volume116
Issue number47
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005

Keywords

  • GEAR
  • ALKENES
  • DESIGN
  • ETHER

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