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Two-dimensional carbon leading to new photoconversion processes

7 July, 2014 - 05:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4281-4299
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60437C, Tutorial ReviewHongjie Tang, Colin M. Hessel, Jiangyan Wang, Nailiang Yang, Ranbo Yu, Huijun Zhao, Dan Wang
This review addresses the recent successes, challenges and perspectives of 2D carbon materials for photoconversion.
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Photoresponsive polymer nanocarriers with multifunctional cargo

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4167-4178
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60324E, Review ArticleSubramani Swaminathan, Jaume Garcia-Amoros, Aurore Fraix, Noufal Kandoth, Salvatore Sortino, Francisco M. Raymo
Multiple photoresponsive species with distinct functions can be encapsulated within the hydrophobic interior of polymer nanocarriers to assemble multifunctional supramolecular systems with engineered photochemical and photophysical properties.
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Supramolecular photochirogenesis

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4123-4143
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60339C, Review ArticleCheng Yang, Yoshihisa Inoue
Recent advances in chiral photochemistry mediated by supramolecular hosts are reviewed.
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Photochemistry of supramolecular systems and nanostructured assemblies. In memory of Professor Nick Turro (1938-2012)

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4003-4004
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS90032D, EditorialAlberto Credi
Guest editor Alberto Credi introduces the Photochemistry of supramolecular systems and nanostructured assemblies themed issue of Chemical Society Reviews which is dedicated to the memory of Professor Nick Turro.
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Learning from photobiology how to design molecular devices using a computer

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4019-4036
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00037D, Tutorial ReviewS. Gozem, F. Melaccio, H. L. Luk, S. Rinaldi, M. Olivucci
Learning how to model photo-responsive proteins may open the way to the design of lightpowered biomimetic molecular devices.
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Supramolecular photocatalysis: combining confinement and non-covalent interactions to control light initiated reactions

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4084-4101
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60471C, Tutorial ReviewNandini Vallavoju, J. Sivaguru
Photocatalysis mediated by different supramolecules is reviewed with an eye towards developing tailored systems for controlling photochemical reactivity and selectivity.
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Dye-doped silica nanoparticles as luminescent organized systems for nanomedicine

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4243-4268
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60433K, Review ArticleM. Montalti, L. Prodi, E. Rampazzo, N. Zaccheroni
This review summarizes developments and applications of luminescent dye doped silica nanoparticles as versatile organized systems for nanomedicine.
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When self-assembly meets biology: luminescent platinum complexes for imaging applications

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4144-4166
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60453E, Review ArticleMatteo Mauro, Alessandro Aliprandi, Dedy Septiadi, Nermin Seda Kehr, Luisa De Cola
Self-assembled luminescent structures based on platinum complexes. A new tool for bioimaging?
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Photoactive assemblies of organic compounds and biomolecules: drug-protein supramolecular systems

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4102-4122
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60413F, Review ArticleIgnacio Vaya, Virginie Lhiaubet-Vallet, M. Consuelo Jimenez, Miguel A. Miranda
Modification of the drug excited state properties within proteins provides information on binding and may result in a different photoreactivity.
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Photoinduced electron transfer across molecular bridges: electron- and hole-transfer superexchange pathways

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4005-4018
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60463B, Tutorial ReviewMirco Natali, Sebastiano Campagna, Franco Scandola
A tutorial review outlining a general conceptual framework, based on superexchange, to discuss the role of chemical bridges in photoinduced electron transfer processes.
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Light to investigate (read) and operate (write) molecular devices and machines

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4068-4083
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60400D, Tutorial ReviewPaola Ceroni, Alberto Credi, Margherita Venturi
Functional supramolecular systems can exploit photoinduced processes for gaining energy as well as for providing information on their state. We discuss the operation of these species from a fundamental viewpoint and we illustrate their potential to function as nanoscale devices and machines by means of selected examples.
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Oligo(phenylenevinylene) hybrids and self-assemblies: versatile materials for excitation energy transfer

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4222-4242
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60406C, Review ArticleVakayil K. Praveen, Choorikkat Ranjith, Elisa Bandini, Ayyappanpillai Ajayaghosh, Nicola Armaroli
The engineering of the nanostructure of OPV based self-assemblies allows control of photoinduced energy transfer processes, leading to materials exhibiting tunable luminescence colours, including white.
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Chemical designs of functional photoactive molecular assemblies

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4199-4221
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60375J, Review ArticleQifan Yan, Zhouyang Luo, Kang Cai, Yuguo Ma, Dahui Zhao
Molecular assemblies with defined structures capable of photo-induced electron transfer or photochemical reactions are reviewed, emphasizing their supramolecular features.
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Template effects and supramolecular control of photoreactions in solution

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4179-4198
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60366K, Review ArticleBrigitte Bibal, Cedric Mongin, Dario M. Bassani
A review of supramolecular and template effects on photochemical reactions in solution is presented.
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Supramolecular photochemistry of drugs in biomolecular environments

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4051-4067
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60402K, Tutorial ReviewSandra Monti, Ilse Manet
We illustrate how the interaction of drugs with proteins or DNA in supramolecular complexes can influence the reactions initiated by drug absorbed photons, evidencing the differences with respect to solution.
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Supramolecular dynamics

23 June, 2014 - 02:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4037-4050
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60352K, Tutorial ReviewOpen Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence&nbsp This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence.Cornelia Bohne
The conceptual framework for the kinetic studies to characterize the dynamics of supramolecular systems is described.
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Evolution of epitaxial semiconductor nanodots and nanowires from supersaturated wetting layers

19 June, 2014 - 01:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00077C, Tutorial ReviewJianjun Zhang, Moritz Brehm, Martyna Grydlik, Oliver G. Schmidt
We highlight the key role of supersaturated, planar epitaxial layers in the formation of highly homogeneously-sized nanodots, perfectly ordered nanodots and nanodot-molecules, and nanowires.
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