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Online ISSN: 1521-4095
Associated Title(s): Advanced Electronic Materials, Advanced Energy Materials, Advanced Engineering Materials, Advanced Functional Materials, Advanced Healthcare Materials, Advanced Materials Interfaces, Advanced Materials Technologies, Advanced Optical Materials, Advanced Science, Laser & Photonics Reviews, Particle & Particle Systems Characterization, Small
Cover Picture: Novel Photoactive Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube–Porphyrin Polymer Wraps: Efficient and Long-Lived Intracomplex Charge Separation (Adv. Mater. 7/2005)
The figure on the cover portrays a novel donor–acceptor nanoassembly, based on a single-walled carbon nanotube (SWNT) as the electron acceptor and poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA)-carrying porphyrin units (H2P) as the excited-state electron donors. In these supramolecular “polymer wraps”, reported on p. 871 by Guldi and co-workers, SWNTs quench the photoexcited H2P chromophores, resulting in the creation of microsecond-lived radical ion pairs.