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Title: Stepwise deprotonation of truxene: structures, metal complexation, and charge-dependent optical properties

Stepwise deprotonation of truxene with alkali metals affords truxenyl anions with different charges, exhibiting core curvature dependence on charge and metal binding. UV-vis and PL studies reveal charge-dependent optical properties, which is further supported by DFT calculations.

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Award ID(s):
1834750 2003411
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Publisher / Repository:
The Royal Society of Chemistry
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Journal Name:
Chemical Science
Page Range / eLocation ID:
13219 to 13227
Medium: X
Sponsoring Org:
National Science Foundation
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