Carborane-Bodipy scaffolds for through space energy transfer

Raymond Ziessel, Gilles Ulrich, Jean Hubert Olivier, Thomas Bura, Alexandra Sutter

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Use of a closo-1,12-dicarbadecaborane backbone to link two different organic dyes separated by ca. 37 promotes exclusive through space electronic energy transfer with an efficiency of 81 to 87% with Stoke shifts between 4750 and 2800 cm-1 depending on the pH.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)7978-7980
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number42
StatePublished - Nov 14 2010
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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