Fluorescence response of 3-trifluoroacetylaminophthalimide to a Li +-I - ion pair induced by 254 nm photolysis in acetonitrile

Hideki Okamoto, Hiroyuki Konishi, Kyosuke Satake

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A 3-trifluoroacetylaminophthalimide selectively distinguished LiI from other alkaline-metal iodides and lithium halides by a marked fluorescence colour change, from orange-yellow to sky-blue, subsequent to 254 nm photolysis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2346-2348
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number17
Publication statusPublished - Feb 25 2012


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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