Observation of transient alkali metal inclusion in Oxacalix[3]arenes

Miah, M., Pavey, K.D., Gun'ko, V.M., Sheehan, R. and Cragg, P.J. (2004) Observation of transient alkali metal inclusion in Oxacalix[3]arenes Supramolecular Chemistry, 16 (3). pp. 185-192. ISSN 1029-0478

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Abstract

Oxacalix[3]arenes exhibit transient binding to Na + , K + and Ca 2+ , with a strong preference for Na + , as determined by a quartz crystal resonant sensor technique. Computational models for the behaviour indicate that the preference for Na + is due to the depth to which that cation is drawn into the macrocycle's central cavity.

Item Type: Journal article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Calixarene; Metal Binding; Sensor; Computer Simulation
Subjects: F000 Physical Sciences > F100 Chemistry
DOI (a stable link to the resource): 10.1080/10610270310001644473
Faculties: Faculty of Science and Engineering > School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences
Depositing User: editor spbs
Date Deposited: 08 Nov 2007
Last Modified: 20 Mar 2014 15:59
URI: http://eprints.brighton.ac.uk/id/eprint/464

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