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Zhidk. krist. ikh prakt. ispol'z. = Liq. Cryst. and their Appl., 2008, 2, 5—20.
Hydrogen Bonds in the Systems Rod-Like Liquid Crystal – Non-Mesogen
V. V. Alexandriyskiy1,2, V. A. Burmistrov1,2
Author affiliations 1Ivanovo State University of Chemistry and Technology
153460 Ivanovo, Av. F. Engel’s, 7. E-mail: NMR@isuct.ru 2Institute of Solution Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences
153045 Ivanovo, Akademicheskaya Str., 1.
Abstract Liquid crystalline materials on the base of rod-like mesogens with hydrogen bonds were reviewed. On the base of orientational ordering of liquid crystalline and isotropic solutions with proton donor solutes the structure of H-complexes (supermolecules) was estab-lished. The stability of supermolecules Shiff base – proton donor in different phases was es-timated by means of NMR and ab initio calculations. The influence of H-bonding on the conformational state and mesomorphic properties was shown.