A functionalized ruthenium(II)-bis-terpyridine complex as a rod-like luminescent sensor of zinc(II)

Francesco Barigelletti, Lucia Flamigni, Giuseppe Calogero, Leif Hammarström, Jean Pierre Sauvage, Jean Paul Collin

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Abstract

The nearly non-luminescent ruthenium(II)-terpyridine chromophore, functionalized with an uncoordinated terpyridine fragment, 2, undergoes Zn(II)-induced association leading to a luminescent rod-like 2 : Zn2+ : 2 species with a luminescence enhancement factor, EF ≥ 10.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2333-2334
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number21
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 7 1998

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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