Two-photon absorption in porphycenic macrocycles: the effect of tuning the core aromatic electronic structure

Lisa Therese Bergendahl, Martin J. Paterson

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Abstract

Changing the core heteroatoms in porphycenic macrocycles can have a dramatic effect on the two-photon absorption properties via tuning of resonance enhancement between Q-band and Soret-band states.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1544-1546
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Volume48
Issue number10
Early online date19 Sep 2011
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Keywords

  • OPTICAL-DATA STORAGE
  • PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY
  • PORPHYRINS

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