New microporous metal-organic framework demonstrating unique selectivity for detection of high explosives and aromatic compounds

Sanhita Pramanik, Chong Zheng, Xiao Zhang, Thomas J. Emge, Jing Li

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A highly luminescent three-dimensional microporous metal-organic framework, [Zn2(oba)2(bpy)]•DMA, demonstrates unique selectivity for the detection of high explosives and other aromatics via a fluorescence quenching and enhancement mechanism.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4153-4155
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the American Chemical Society
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Mar 30 2011


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Biochemistry
  • Colloid and Surface Chemistry

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