9. Anion Sensing by Fluorescence Quenching or Revival

  1. Prof. Dr. Kristin Bowman-James2,
  2. Prof. Dr. Antonio Bianchi3,4 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Enrique García-España5
  1. Valeria Amendola,
  2. Luigi Fabbrizzi,
  3. Maurizio Licchelli and
  4. Angelo Taglietti

Published Online: 14 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527639502.ch9

Anion Coordination Chemistry

Anion Coordination Chemistry

How to Cite

Amendola, V., Fabbrizzi, L., Licchelli, M. and Taglietti, A. (2011) Anion Sensing by Fluorescence Quenching or Revival, in Anion Coordination Chemistry (eds K. Bowman-James, A. Bianchi and E. García-España), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527639502.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas, 1251 Wescoe Hall Drive, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA

  2. 3

    University of Florence, Department of Chemistry, Via della Lastruccia 3, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy

  3. 4

    Università di Firenze, Dipartimento di Chimica, “Ugo Schiff”, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino (Florence), Italy

  4. 5

    Instituto de Química Molecular, Departamento de Química Inorgánica, C/ Catedrático José Beltrán 2, 46980 Paterna (Valencia), Spain

Author Information

  1. Università di Pavia, Dipartimento di Chimica, via Taramelli 12, 27100 Pavia, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 16 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527323708

Online ISBN: 9783527639502



  • fluorescent sensors;
  • spectrofluorimetry;
  • spectrophotometric titration;
  • NMR titration;
  • spectrofluorimetric titration;
  • fluorescent indicators;
  • polyamine complexes;
  • fluorescence quenching;
  • histidine;
  • tryptophan


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Anion Recognition by Dynamic and Static Quenching of Fluorescence

  • Fluorescent Sensors Based on Anthracene and on a Polyamine Framework

  • Turning on Fluorescence with the Indicator Displacement Approach

  • References