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Isoreticular two-dimensional magnetic coordination polymers prepared through pre-synthetic ligand functionalization

Overview of attention for article published in Nature Chemistry, August 2018
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Title
Isoreticular two-dimensional magnetic coordination polymers prepared through pre-synthetic ligand functionalization
Published in
Nature Chemistry, August 2018
DOI 10.1038/s41557-018-0113-9
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Authors

J. López-Cabrelles, S. Mañas-Valero, I. J. Vitórica-Yrezábal, P. J. Bereciartua, J. A. Rodríguez-Velamazán, J. C. Waerenborgh, B. J. C. Vieira, D. Davidovikj, P. G. Steeneken, H. S. J. van der Zant, G. Mínguez Espallargas, E. Coronado

Abstract

Chemical functionalization is a powerful approach to tailor the physical and chemical properties of two-dimensional (2D) materials, increase their processability and stability, tune their functionalities and, even, create new 2D materials. This is typically achieved through post-synthetic functionalization by anchoring molecules on the surface of an exfoliated 2D crystal, but it inevitably alters the long-range structural order of the material. Here we present a pre-synthetic approach that allows the isolation of crystalline, robust and magnetic functionalized monolayers of coordination polymers. A series of five isostructural layered magnetic coordination polymers based on Fe(II) centres and different benzimidazole derivatives (bearing a Cl, H, CH3, Br or NH2 side group) were first prepared. On mechanical exfoliation, 2D materials are obtained that retain their long-range structural order and exhibit good mechanical and magnetic properties. This combination, together with the possibility to functionalize their surface at will, makes them good candidates to explore magnetism in the 2D limit and to fabricate mechanical resonators for selective gas sensing.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 124 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 27 22%
Student > Ph. D. Student 26 21%
Student > Master 15 12%
Student > Doctoral Student 9 7%
Student > Bachelor 8 6%
Other 16 13%
Unknown 23 19%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Chemistry 57 46%
Materials Science 14 11%
Physics and Astronomy 9 7%
Engineering 5 4%
Chemical Engineering 3 2%
Other 6 5%
Unknown 30 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 63. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 07 February 2019.
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