Reduction of the transition temperatures in mesomorphic lanthanide complexes by the exchange of counter-ions
Binnemans, Koen Galyametdinov, Yury G. Collinson, Simon R. Bruce, Duncan W. # ×
Royal soc chemistry
Journal of materials chemistry vol:8 issue:7 pages:1551-1553
Metathesis of the chloride anion in the mesomorphic lanthanide complexes [LnL(LH)(2)][Cl](2) (LH = salicylaldimine; Ln = lanthanide element) by dodecyl sulfate (DOS) leads to the complexes [LnL(LH)(2)][DOS](2), which have wider mesomorphic ranges and lower clearing points.