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Molecules 2018, 23(7), 1551; https://doi.org/10.3390/molecules23071551

Ferrocenes as Building Blocks in Molecular Rectifiers and Diodes

Department of Chemistry, Center for Functional Materials, Wake Forest University, 455 Vine Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101, USA
Received: 11 June 2018 / Revised: 24 June 2018 / Accepted: 25 June 2018 / Published: 27 June 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Ferrocene and Ferrocene-Containing Compounds)
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Ferrocenes have recently been reported as components of a number of molecular circuits. This short review covers reports of ferrocenes in molecular rectifiers and diodes which have appeared in the last 10 years. View Full-Text
Keywords: diode; ferrocene; molecular rectifier; rectification; self-assembled monolayer; unidirectional charge transfer diode; ferrocene; molecular rectifier; rectification; self-assembled monolayer; unidirectional charge transfer
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Welker, M.E. Ferrocenes as Building Blocks in Molecular Rectifiers and Diodes. Molecules 2018, 23, 1551.

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