Unusually long-lived light-induced metastable state in a thermochromic copper(ii) complex

Kazuyuki Takahashi, Rie Nakajima, Zhong Ze Gu, Hajime Yoshiki, Akira Fujishima, Osamu Sato

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Abstract

We report the first observation of a color change from red to purple for a thermochromic complex, [Cu(dieten)2](BF4)2 (dieten = N, N-diethylethylenediamine), which is induced by illuminating with UV light.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1578-1579
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Volume2
Issue number15
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2002
Externally publishedYes

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Ultraviolet radiation
Copper
Color
N,N-diethylethylenediamine

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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Unusually long-lived light-induced metastable state in a thermochromic copper(ii) complex. / Takahashi, Kazuyuki; Nakajima, Rie; Ze Gu, Zhong; Yoshiki, Hajime; Fujishima, Akira; Sato, Osamu.

In: Chemical Communications, Vol. 2, No. 15, 01.01.2002, p. 1578-1579.

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Takahashi, K, Nakajima, R, Ze Gu, Z, Yoshiki, H, Fujishima, A & Sato, O 2002, 'Unusually long-lived light-induced metastable state in a thermochromic copper(ii) complex', Chemical Communications, vol. 2, no. 15, pp. 1578-1579. https://doi.org/10.1039/b203406a
Takahashi, Kazuyuki ; Nakajima, Rie ; Ze Gu, Zhong ; Yoshiki, Hajime ; Fujishima, Akira ; Sato, Osamu. / Unusually long-lived light-induced metastable state in a thermochromic copper(ii) complex. In: Chemical Communications. 2002 ; Vol. 2, No. 15. pp. 1578-1579.
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