PARTIAL AND FULL SELENIUM SUBSTITUTED TTF-TCNQ
Original Publication Date: 1977-Feb-28
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-29
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Recent work has shown that crystals of tetrathiofulvalene-tetracyanoguinodimethan (TTF-TCNQ) and of dimethyl-TTF-TCNQ (ATTF-TCNQ) show some properties of superconductors at tem-peratures on the order of 60°K. However, these materials are unable to sustain their superconducting properties due to crystal distortion.