Publications 2020

(51) "Photo-switching and -cyclisation of hydrogen bonded liquid crystals based on resveratrol" – M. Blanke, J. Balszuweit, M. Saccone, C. Wölper, D. Doblas Jiménez, M. Mezger, J. Voskuhl and M. Giese,* Chem. Commun., 2020, DOI: 10.1039/C9CC07721A

Publications 2019

(50) "Control of secondary structure and morphology of peptide–guanidiniocarbonylpyrrole conjugates by variation of the chain length", Xin Liu, Kaiya Wang, Marlen Externbrink, Jochen Niemeyer, Michael Giese, Xiao-Yu Hu,*
 Chin. Chem. Lett., 2019, DOI: 10.1016/j.cclet.2019.10.036

(49) "Mesogens with Aggregation-Induced Emission Formed by Hydrogen Bonding" – M. Saccone, M. Blanke, C. G. Daniliuc, H. Rekola, J. Stelzer, A. Priimagi, J. Voskuhl and M. Giese,* ACS Materials Letters, 2019, 589-593. DOI: 10.1021/acsmaterialslett.9b00371

(48) "Improving the mesomorphic behaviour of supramolecular liquid crystals by resonance-assisted hydrogen bonding" – M. Saccone, M. Pfletscher, S. Kather, C. Wölper, C. Daniliuc, M. Mezger and M. Giese,* Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 20197, 8643-8648. DOI: 10.1039/C9TC02787D

(47) "Structure–property relationships in aromatic thioethers featuring aggregation-induced emission: solid-state structures and theoretical analysis" – M. Saccone, S. Riebe, J. Stelzer, C. Wölper, C. G. Daniliuc, J. Voskuhl* and M. Giese,* CrystEngComm, 2019, 21, 3097-3105. DOI: 10.1039/C9CE00444K

(46) "Alkyloxy modified pyrene fluorophores with tunable photophysical and crystalline properties", A. Kapf, H. Eslahi, M. Blanke, M. Saccone, M. Giese* and M. Albrecht, New J. Chem. 201943, 6361-6371. DOI: 10.1039/C9NJ00652D

(45) "Polymorphism of Hydrogen-bonded Star Mesogens – A Combinatorial DFT-D and FT-IR Spectroscopy Study", M. Pfletscher, J. Wysoglad, J. Gutmann and M. Giese,* RSC Adv., 2019, 9, 8444-8453. DOI: 10.1039/C8RA09458F

(44) "Hydrogen-bonded liquid crystals with broad-range blue phases" – M. Saccone, M. Pfletscher, E. Dautzenberg, R. Y. Dong, C. A. Michal and M. Giese,*  J. Mater. Chem. C, 2019, 7, 3150-3153. DOI: 10.1039/C8TC06428H

(43) "Photoresponsive Halogen-Bonded Liquid Crystals: The Role of Aromatic Fluorine Substitution" – M. Saccone, M. Spengler, M. Pfletscher, K. Kuntze, M. Virkki, C. Wölper, R. Gehrke, G. Jansen, P. Metrangolo, A. Priimagi and M. Giese,* Chem. Mater., 2019, 31, 462-470. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b04197

(42) "Cellulose nanocrystals in nanoarchitectonics – towards photonic functional materials" – M. Giese* and M. Spengler, Mol. Syst. Des. Eng., 2019, 4, 29 - 48, DOI: 10.1039/C8ME00065D

Publications 2018

(41) "Supramolecular Modification of ABC Triblock Terpolymers in Confinement Assembly" – G. Quintieri, M. Saccone, M. Spengler, M. Giese* and A. H. Gröschel, 2018, 8, 1029. DOI: 10.3390/nano8121029

(40) “Alkylated Aromatic Thioethers with Aggregation-Induced Emission Properties – Assembly and Photophysics” – S. Riebe, M. Saccone, J. Stelzer, A. Sowa, C. Wölper, K. Soloviova, C. Strassert, M. Giese,* J. Voskuhl,* Chem. Asian J., 2018, 14814-820. DOI: 10.1002/asia.201801564

(39) “On the blue phase structure of hydrogen-bonded liquid crystals via 19F NMR” – R.Y. Dong,* C.A. Michal, M. Saccone, M. Spengler, C. Wölper, M. Giese,* Chem. Phys. Lett. 2018, 710, 39-44. DOI: 10.1016/j.cplett.2018.08.056

(38) “Ortho-fluorination of azophenols increases the mesophase stability of photoresponsive hydrogen-bonded liquid crystals” – M. Saccone, K. Kuntze, Z. Ahmed, A. Siiskonen, M. Giese,* A. Priimagi, J. Mater. Chem. C 2018, 6, 9958-9963. DOI: 10.1039/C8TC02611D

(37) “On the Impact of Linking Groups in Hydrogen-Bonded Liquid Crystals - A case study” – M. Pfletscher, M. Mezger,* M. Giese,*  Soft Matter 2018, 14, 6214-6221. DOI: 10.1039/C8SM00802G

(36) “Hydrogen‐Bonded Liquid Crystals in Confined Spaces—Toward Photonic Hybrid Materials” – M. Spengler, R.Y. Dong, C.A. Michal, W.Y. Hamad, M. J. MacLachlan,* M. Giese,*  Adv. Funct. Mater. 2018, 28, 1800207-1800207. DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201800207

Publications 2017

(35) “Structure-Property-Relationship in Hydrogen-bonded Liquid Crystals” – M. Pfletscher, S. Hölscher, C. Wölper, M. Mezger, M. Giese,*  Chem. Mat. 2017, 29, 8462-8471. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b03182

(34) “Fluorination of supramolecular liquid crystals – tuning tool and analytical probe” – M. Spengler, R. Y. Dong, C. A. Michael, M. Pfletscher, M. Giese,*  J. Mater. Chem. C 2017, 5, 2235-2239. DOI: 10.1039/C6TC05472B

Publications 2016

(33) “Magnetic Mesporous Photonic Cellulose Films” – M. Giese, L. K. Blusch, G. R. Meseck, W. Y. Hamad, M. Arjmand, U. Sundatataj, M. J. MacLachlan, Langmuir 2016, 32, 9329-9334. DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b02974

(32) “A modular approach towards functional supramolecular aggregates – subtle structural differences inducing liquid crystallinity” – M. Pfletscher, C. Wölper, J.S. Gutmann, M. Mezger,  M. Giese,*  Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 8549-8552. DOI: 10.1039/C6CC03966A

(31) “Experimental investigation of anion–π interactions – applications and biochemical relevance” – M. Giese,* M. Albrecht,* K. Rissanen,* Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 1788-1795. DOI: 10.1039/C5CC09072E

Publications 2015

(30) “Anion-π Interactions with Fluoroarenes” – M. Giese,* M. Albrecht,* K. Rissanen,* Chem. Rev. 2015, 115, 8867-8895. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrev.5b00156

(29) “Tuning the photonic properties of chiral nematic mesoporous organosilica with hydrogen-bonded liquid-crystalline assemblies” – M. Giese,* T. Krappitz, R.Y. Dong, C.A. Michal, W.Y. Hamad, B.O. Patrick, M. J. MacLachlan,* J. Mater. Chem. C 2015, 3, 1537-1545. DOI: 10.1039/C4TC02602K (Hot Article)

(28) “Chiral nematic cellulose–gold nanoparticle composites from mesoporous photonic cellulose” – M. Schlesinger, M. Giese, L. K. Blusch, W. Y. Hamad, M. J. MacLachlan, Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 530-533. DOI: 10.1039/C4CC07596J

(27) “The pentafluorophenyl group as π-acceptor for anions: a case study” – M. Giese, M. Albrecht, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Chem. Sci. 2015, 6, 354-359. DOI: 10.1039/C4SC02762K  

(26) “Functional Materials from Cellulose-Derived Liquid Crystal Templates” – M. Giese, L. K. Blusch, M. K. Khan, M. J. MacLachlan, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, accepted for publication. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201407141; Angew. Chem. 2015, DOI: 10.1002/ange.201407141.

Publications 2014

(25) “NMR of guest-host systems: 8CB in chiral nematic porous glass” – A. P. Manning, M. Giese, A. S. Terpstra, M. J. MacLachlan, W. Y. Hamad, R. Y. Dong, C. A. Michal, Magn. Reson. Chem. 2014, 532-539. DOI: 10.1002/mrc.4101

(24) “Theoretical Investigations on the Structural Variability of Anion-π Interactions” – V. Moha, M. Giese, R. Moha, M. Albrecht, G. Raabe, Z. Naturforsch. 2014, 69a, 339-348. DOI: 10.5560/ZNA.2014-0031.

(23) „Synthesis of 7-pentafluorophenyl-1H-indole: An anion receptor for anion-π interactions.” - Z.-H. Sun, M. Albrecht, M. Giese, F.-F. Pan, K. Rissanen, Synlett 2014, 25, 2075-2077. DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1378449

(22) “The Development of Chiral Nematic Mesoporous Materials” - J. A. Kelly, M. Giese, K. E. Schopsowitz, W. Y. Hamad, M. J. MacLachlan, Acc. Chem. Res. 2014, 47, 1088-1096. DOI: 10.1021/ar400243m

(21) “Responsive Photonic Nanopaper by Supramolecular Co Templating” - M. Giese, L. K. Blusch, M. K. Khan, W. Y. Hamad, M. J. MacLachlan, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 8880-8884, DOI: 10.1002/anie.201402214; Angew. Chem. 2014, 126, 9026–9030. DOI:  10.1002/ange.201402214

(20) “Solid state anion-π interactions involving polyhalides” - M. Giese, M. Albrecht, C. Bohnen, T. Repenko, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Dalton Trans. 2014, 43, 1873-1880. DOI: 10.1039/C3DT52960F

(19) “Single crystal X-ray diffraction and solution studies of anion-π interactions in N-pentafluoro-benzylpyridinium salts” - M. Giese, M. Albrecht, T. Repenko, J. Sackmann, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2014, 2435-2442. DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201301336

Publications 2013

(18) “Iridescent Chiral Nematic Cellulose Nanocrystal (CNC) / Polymer Composites Assembled in Organic Solvents” - C. Cheung, M. Giese, J. A. Kelly, W. Y. Hamad, M. J. MacLachlan, ACS Macro Lett. 2013, 2, 1016–1020. DOI: 10.1021/mz400464d

(17) “Imprinting of photonic patterns with novel thermosetting amino-formaldehyde-cellulose composites” - M. Giese, M. K. Khan, W. Y. Hamad, M. J. MacLachlan, ACS Macro Lett. 2013, 2, 818–821. DOI: 10.1021/mz4003722

(16) “Thermal switching of the reflection in chiral nematic mesoporous organosilica films infiltrated with liquid crystals” - M. Giese, J. C. De Witt, K. E. Shopsowitz, R. Y. Dong, C. A. Michal, W. Y. Hamad, M. J. MacLachlan, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2013, 5, 6854–6859. DOI: 10.1021/am402266z

(15) “Poly(p-phenylenevinylene) in chiral nematic mesoporous organosilica” - S. H. M. Mehr, M. Giese, H. Qi, K. E. Shopsowitz, W. Y. Hamad, M. J. MacLachlan, Langmuir 2013, 29, 12579–12584. DOI: 10.1021/la4024597

(14) “Pliable mesoporous photonic resins with tunable chiral nematic structures” - M. K. Khan, M. Giese, M. Yu, W. Y. Hamad, M. J. MacLachlan, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 8921-8924, DOI: 10.1002/anie.201303829; Angew. Chem. 2013, 125, 9089–9092.

DOI: 10.1002/ange.201303829

(13) “Di-, tri- and tetra(pentafluorophenyl) derivatives for  oligotopic anion-π interactions” - M. Giese, M. Albrecht, S. Steike, A. Ackermann, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Inorg. Chem. 2013, 52, 7666–7672. DOI: 10.1021/ic4008087

(12) “Anion-π interaction, an influential force in solid state molecular microstructures” - M. Giese, M. Albrecht, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2013, 3247–3253. DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201201704

Publications 2012

(11) “Cooperativity of H-bonding and anion-π interaction in the binding of anions with neutral π-acceptors” - M. Giese, M. Albrecht, T. Krappitz, M. Peters, V. Gossen, G. Raabe, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 9983–9985. DOI: 10.1039/C2CC34748B

(10) “Pentafluorophenyl salicylamine receptors in anion-π interaction studies” - M. Giese, M. Albrecht, C. Plum, D. Hintzen, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Supramol. Chem. 2012, 24, 755761. DOI: 10.1080/10610278.2012.715648

(9) “Lanthanide(III) Complexes of bis-semicarbazone and bis-imine-substituted phenanthroline ligands: Solid-state structures, photophysical properties, and anion sensing” - S. Nadella, P. M. Selvakumar, E. Suresh, P. S. Subramanian, M. Albrecht, M. Giese, R. Fröhlich, Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 16784–16792. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201201705  

(8) “Weak intermolecular anion–π interactions in pentafluorobenzyl-substituted ammonium betaines“ - M. Giese, M. Albrecht, K. Wiemer, G. Kubik, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2012, 2995–2999. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201200184

(7) “Controlling the position of an anion relative to a pentafluorophenyl group“ - M. Giese, M. Albrecht, K. Wiemer, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, New J. Chem. 2012, 1368–1372. DOI: 10.1039/C2NJ40089H

(6) "Geometrically diverse anions in anion-π interactions“ - M. Giese, M. Albrecht, G. Ivanova, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Supramol. Chem. 2012, 24, 4855. DOI: 10.1080/10610278.2011.622384

Publications 2011

(5) “From attraction to repulsion: Anion-π interactions between bromide and fluorinated phenyl groups“ - M. Giese, M. Albrecht,  C. Bannwarth, G. Raabe, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Chem. Commun.201147, 8542–8544. DOI: 10.1039/C1CC12667A

Publications 2010

(4) “CH-anion versus anion-π interactions in the crystal and in solution of pentafluorobenzyl phosphonium salts“ - M. Müller, M. Albrecht,  J. Sackmann, A. Hoffmann, F. Dierkes, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Dalton Trans. 2010, 39, 11329–11334. DOI: 10.1039/C0DT00766H

(3) “Anion-π interactions in salts with polyhalide anions: Trapping of I42-“ - M. Müller, M. Albrecht, V. Gossen, T. Peters, A. Hoffmann, G. Raabe, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Chem. Eur. J. 201016, 12446–12453. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201001534

(2) “Weak non-covalent interactions control the relative molecular orientation in the crystals of N-pentafluorobenzyl aniline derivatives“ - M. Albrecht, M. Müller, A. Valkonen, K. Rissanen, Cryst. Eng. Commun.  201012, 3698–3702. DOI: 10.1039/C003636F

(1) “CH-directed anion-π interactions in the crystals of pentafluorobenzyl substituted ammonium and pyridinium salts“ - M. Albrecht, M. Müller, O. Mergel, K. Rissanen, A. Valkonen, Chem. Eur. J.  201016, 5062–5069. DOI: 10.1002/chem.200903016

Book Chapters and Patents

(4)   “Polymeric materials and composites with chiral nematic structures and preperation method thereof” US Patent Application No. 61/804,999, (filed date March 25, 2013) (M. J. MacLachlan, M. Giese, M. K. Khan).

(3)   “Chiral nematic materials derived from cellulose nanocrystals“ – M. Giese, M. J. MacLachlan in R. Moon (Ed.), Production and Applications of Cellulose Nanomaterials, in press.

(2)   Formelsammlung Chemie und PhysikM. Müller, Christiani Verlag, Konstanz, 2009[Link]

(1)   Periodensystem der ElementeM. Müller, Christiani Verlag, Konstanz, 2009[Link]