Sequential energy transfer followed by electron transfer in a BODIPY-bisstyrylBODIPY bound to C 60 triad: Via a 'two-point' binding strategy

Shuai Shao, Michael B. Thomas, Kyu Hyung Park, Zoe Mahaffey, Dongho Kim, Francis D'Souza

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Excitation transfer from 1 BODIPY∗ to bisstyrylBODIPY followed by electron transfer to C 60 leading to a charge separated state of appreciable lifetime in a supramolecularly assembled triad is demonstrated, as a mimic of the photosynthetic 'antenna-reaction centre'.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)54-57
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Jan 1


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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