A calixarene capped porphyrin 4 and its iron complex Fe4 have been prepared in high yields using calixarene as a template. The former is a new host compound and the latter functions as an oxygen carrier when iron is in the divalent state and in the presence of a base.
- Oxygen carrier
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
- Inorganic Chemistry
- Materials Chemistry