Synthesis of Rigid π Organic Molecular Architectures and Their Applications in Single-Molecule Measurement

  • Hidemitsu UnoEmail author
  • Takahiro Nakae
  • Tetsuo Okujima
  • Shigeki Mori
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Atom and Single Molecule Machines book series (AASMM)


Large polycyclic π-system compounds such as higher phenacenes, fused azulenes, and pyrrole-containing compounds such as porphyrinoids and cyclopyrroles were prepared to measure their physical and electric properties by scanning tunneling microscope.



This work was supported by the Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas “Molecular Architectonics: Orchestration of Single Molecules for Novel Functions” (25110003) from the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hidemitsu Uno
    • 1
    Email author
  • Takahiro Nakae
    • 2
  • Tetsuo Okujima
    • 1
  • Shigeki Mori
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Chemistry and BiologyGraduate School of Science and Engineering, Ehime UniversityMatsuyamaJapan
  2. 2.Institute of Advanced EnergyKyoto UniversityUjiJapan
  3. 3.Division of Material ScienceAdvanced Research Support Center, Ehime UniversityMatsuyamaJapan

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