A new synthetic approach for nonlinear optical chromophores possessing enhanced thermal stability

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7055-7058
Journal / PublicationTetrahedron Letters
Issue number39
Publication statusPublished - 23 Sept 1996
Externally publishedYes


A synthetic strategy for NLO chromophores containing cyclic-locked, conjugated triene segment has been developed. The incorporation of the ethylenic bonds into a 6-membered ring resulted in enhanced thermal stabilities of chromophores.