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Title: Crystalline bipyridinium radical complexes and uses thereof

Described herein are methods of generating 4,4'-bipyridinium radical cations (BIPY.sup..cndot.+), and methods for utilizing the radical-radical interactions between two or more BIPY.sup..cndot.+ radical cations that ensue for the creation of novel materials for applications in nanotechnology. Synthetic methodologies, crystallographic engineering techniques, methods of physical characterization, and end uses are described.
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Patent File Date: 2012 Sep 21
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Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL (United States)
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