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Zhidk. krist. ikh prakt. ispol'z. = Liq. Cryst. and their Appl., 2008, 1, 43—48.
Mesomorphim of Lipophilic Tetraphenylporphyrines
V. V. Bykova1, N. V. Usol'tseva1, G. A. Ananjeva1, I. N. Fedulova2,
N. A. Bragina2, A. F. Mironov2
Author affiliations 1Ivanovo State University, Nanomaterials Research Institute
153025 Ivanovo, Ermak Str., 39. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org 2Lomonosov Moscow State Academy of Fine Chemical Technologies
119571 Moscow, prospect Vernadskogo, 86
Abstract Mesomorphic properties of symmetric meso-arylporphyrines containing long-chain hydrophobic substituents in phenyl rings were investigated by means of polarizing microscopy and DSC. Seven compounds are mesomorphic, and five compounds possess lyotropic mesomorphism in binary systems with chloroform, benzene and toluol.