|Synthesis and Properties of the 5,10,15-Trimesityltruxen-5-yl Radical.
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|Frantz, DK, Walish, JJ, Swager, TM
|trimesityltruxenyl radical prepn property
The synthesis of a long-lived, truxene-based radical that is highly delocalized and exhibits a narrow EPR absorption is reported. The radical is stable for multiple hours in a soln. exposed to air and remains for months in the solid state under inert gas. Characterization and properties are discussed. [on SciFinder(R)]