Molecular photoreactors consisting of polyamine chains (receptors) bearing terminal naphthalene units (antennae) are described. The receptors are used to bind the substrate hexacyanocobaltate(III) and the antennae to transfer energy to the complex and thus promote a photoaquation reaction.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Dalton Transactions|
|Publication status||Published - 2002|
- X rays
- X ray absorption spectroscopy