Tetraazatriphenylenes as extremely efficient antenna chromophores for luminescent lanthanide ions

Erik B. van der Tol, Hendrik J. van Ramesdonk, Jan W. Verhoeven, F.J. Steemers, Frank J. Steemers, Esther G. Kerver, Willem Verboom, David Reinhoudt

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Abstract

The ability of novel tetraazatriphenylenes to sensitise the luminescence of different lanthanide ions is reported. An example of the type of lanthanide complex formed is depicted. The influence of the ligand-structure variation on the absorption characteristics and other photophysical properties of the sensitiser was investigated.
Original languageUndefined
Pages (from-to)2315-2323
JournalChemistry: a European journal
Volume4
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1998

Keywords

  • METIS-105980
  • IR-11073
  • Time-resolved fluorometry
  • Lanthanides
  • Sensitizers
  • Luminescence
  • Energy transfer

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