6. Photochromism and thermochromism in bianthrones and bianthrylidenes

  1. Saul Patai and
  2. Zvi Rappoport
  1. K. A. Muszkat

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470772119.ch6

The Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 1 (1988)

The Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 1 (1988)

How to Cite

Muszkat, K. A. (2010) Photochromism and thermochromism in bianthrones and bianthrylidenes, in The Quinonoid Compounds: Volume 1 (1988) (eds S. Patai and Z. Rappoport), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470772119.ch6

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Department of Structural Chemistry, the Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 APR 1988

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471912859

Online ISBN: 9780470772119

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Keywords:

  • piezochromism;
  • diphenoquinone moiety;
  • paramagnetic structures;
  • piezochromic transition;
  • photoisomers

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Thermochromism and Thermochromic Systems in the Bianthrylidene Series

  • Piezochromism

  • Chemical and Electrochemical Paths Leading to the B Modification

  • Interconversions and Equilibria Between A and B Modifications in Ions Or Radicals

  • Irreversible Photochemical Processes of Bianthrone and of 1,1′-Unsubstituted Derivatives

  • The Photochromic C Modification

  • The Triplet State of Bianthrones and of Bianthrylidenederived Systems

  • The Photochemical Inertness of the Triplet Manifold Photointermediates D, B, E and F

  • Acknowledgements