Naphthazarin-Polycyclic Conjugated Hydrocarbons and Iptycenes

Dengiz, Çağatay
SWAGER, Timothy M.
The synthesis of a set of naphthazarin-containing polycyclic conjugated hydrocarbons is described herein. Sequential Diels-Alder reactions on a tautomerized naphthazarin core were employed to access the final conjugated systems. Complete conjugation across the backbone can be achieved through complexation with BF2, as observed by (HNMR)-H-1 analysis and UV/vis spectroscopy. Precise synthetic control over the degree of oxidation of naphthazarin quinone Diels-Alder adduct 10 is additionally demonstrated and enables us to direct its subsequent reactivity. Finally, this work serves to demonstrate the potential for naphthazarin as a building block in the synthesis of novel organic electronic materials.


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Ç. Dengiz, G. D. GUTIERREZ, and T. M. SWAGER, “Naphthazarin-Polycyclic Conjugated Hydrocarbons and Iptycenes,” JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, pp. 7470–7480, 2017, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: