Highly fluorescent photochromic diarylethene in the closed-ring form

Yong Chul Jeong, Sung Ik Yang, Kwang Hyun Ahn, Eunkyoung Kim

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A highly fluorescent diarylethene in the closed-ring form was synthesized by the oxidation of 1,2-bis(2-methyl-1-benzothiophene-3-yl)perfluorocyclopentene (BTF6).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2503-2505
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - 2005 May 21


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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