5,10,15,20-Tetrakis(pentafluorophenyl) pentaphyrin(18.104.22.168.1) 7 was synthesised and its bis-rhodium(I) complex 12 has been revealed to be a non-fused, yet planar pentaphyrin with an inverted pyrrole. Both 7 and 12 are aromatic, showing sharp Soret-like bands and diatropic ring currents.
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- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
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- Materials Chemistry