Modification of photochemical reactivity by zeolites: Heavy cation induced phosphorescence and entrapment of rotational conformers of trans-stilbene

V. Ramamurthy, J. V. Caspar, D. R. Corbin

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trans-Stilbene when included in Tl+-exchanged faujasites and pentasils shows intense phosphorescence. Analysis of the phosphorescence spectra reveals that the conformers included in these two types of zeolites are different.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1097-1100
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number8
StatePublished - 1990
Externally publishedYes


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  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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