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Zhidk. krist. ikh prakt. ispol'z. = Liq. Cryst. and their Appl., 2012, 4, 20—33.
Progress in the Design and Synthesis of Chiral Discotic Mesogens
O. B. Akopova1, S. M. Pestov2
Author affiliations 1Ivanovo State University, Nanomaterials Research Institute
Russia, 153025, Ivanovo, Ermak str., 39. E-mail: email@example.com 2Lomonosov Moscow State University of Fine Chemical Technology
Russia, 119571 Moscow, prospect Vernadskogo 86
Abstract The results of studies of the induction of chirality in achiral discotic mesogens, the design and the synthesis of discotic mesogens with supramolecular chirality over the last 10 years have been analyzed.
Keywords: chiral discotic mesogens, methods of induction of chirality, simulation, prediction of mesomorphism, synthesis, triphenylens derivatives