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Title: Alternating oligo( o , p -phenylenes) via ruthenium catalyzed diol–diene benzannulation: orthogonality to cross-coupling enables de novo nanographene and PAH construction

Ruthenium(0) catalyzed diol–diene benzannulation enables formation ofp-bromo-terminated alternating oligo(o,p-phenylenes) and, therefrom, diverse PAH materials.

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Chemical Science
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)
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National Science Foundation
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