Luminescent Polymer Films from Simple Processing of Coronene and Europium Precursors in Water (pages 3095–3100)
Miquel Planells, Efthymios Klampaftis, Martina Congiu, Ravichandran Shivanna, K. Venkata Rao, Oleg Chepelin, Anita C. Jones, Bryce S. Richards, Subi J George, K. S. Narayan and Neil Robertson
Version of Record online: 28 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201402228
Coronene-tetracarboxylate salt shows interaction with [Eu(hfac)3] when blended together in spin-coated films of PVA. Excitation of the coronene gives Eu emission through energy transfer, achieved by a simple in situ assembly process.