Asymmetric autocatalysis initiated by finite single-wall carbon nanotube molecules with helical chirality

Shunpei Hitosugi, Arimasa Matsumoto, Yoshiyasu Kaimori, Ryosuke Iizuka, Kenso Soai, Hiroyuki Isobe

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Abstract

An asymmetric autocatalysis reaction was initiated by a finite single-wall carbon nanotube molecule with helical chirality. The asymmetric induction was initiated by the chiral environment arising from the planar chirality of the tubular polyaromatic hydrocarbons.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)645-647
Number of pages3
JournalOrganic letters
Volume16
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Feb 7

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

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    Hitosugi, S., Matsumoto, A., Kaimori, Y., Iizuka, R., Soai, K., & Isobe, H. (2014). Asymmetric autocatalysis initiated by finite single-wall carbon nanotube molecules with helical chirality. Organic letters, 16(3), 645-647. https://doi.org/10.1021/ol403384q