Highly luminescent Sm<sup>III</sup> complexes with intraligand charge-transfer sensitization and the effect of solvent polarity on their luminescent properties

Wai Sum Lo, Junhui Zhang, Wing Tak Wong, Ga Lai Law

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Samarium complexes with the highest quantum yields to date have been synthesized, and their luminescence properties were studied in 12 solvents. Sensitization via a nontriplet intraligand charge-transfer pathway was also successfully demonstrated in solution states with good quantum yields.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3725-3727
Number of pages3
JournalInorganic Chemistry
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 20 Apr 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry

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