Efficient near-UV photosensitization of the Tb(iii) green luminescence by use of 2-hydroxyisophthalate ligands

Laurent Benisvy, Patrick Gamez, Wen Tian Fu, Huub Kooijman, Anthony L. Spek, Andries Meijerink, Jan Reedijk
2008 Dalton Transactions  
The first examples of lanthanide complexes with a 2hydroxyisophthalate ligand are reported; the blue-emitting ligand acts as a very efficient sensitizer of the Tb(III) green emissions and does so in the near-UV region.
doi:10.1039/b805507f pmid:18688410 fatcat:pi3suevqqrckbox5zg4jymmsly