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Intrinsically photochromic ionic liquids can be prepared by simple combination of methyl orange, a well-known example of a photochromic azobenzene derivative, and the appropriate organic cations. These novel compounds are light responsive and maintain the properties peculiar to ionic liquids, a win-win situation.
Original languageUnknown
Pages (from-to)6204-6206
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number41
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2009

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