Synthesis and chromic luminescent properties of terbium(III) complexes with novel octopus carboxylates

Chi Yang, Chi Yang, Chi Yang, Wing Tak Wong

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New octopus polythioether 1 and polysulfoxide 2 incorporating rigid Ph - COOH groups, prepared in high yields by a direct and selective procedure, encapsulate terbium(III) ions affording polymeric complexes with interesting vapor-chromic luminescent properties.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2898-2900
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Materials Chemistry
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2001
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Materials Chemistry

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