Jump to main content
Jump to site search
PLANNED MAINTENANCE Close the message box

Scheduled maintenance work on Tuesday 19th September 2017 from 8.00am to 4.00pm (BST).

During this time our website performance may be temporarily affected. If you have any questions please use the feedback button available under our menu button. We apologise for any inconvenience this might cause and thank you for your patience.


Issue 8, 2014
Previous Article Next Article

Photocatalytic disassembly of tertiary amine-based dendrimers to monomers and their application to the ‘catch and release’ of a dye in aqueous solution

Author affiliations

Abstract

Photocatalytic disassembly of tertiary amine-based poly(propyl ether imine) dendrimers, in the presence of either 9,10-anthraquinone or riboflavin tetraacetate and O2(g), leads to di- and tripropanolamine monomers. An application is shown by solubilisation of a water-insoluble dye, Sudan I, in aq. dendrimer solution (‘catch’), followed by its ‘release’ upon disassembly of the dendrimer.

Graphical abstract: Photocatalytic disassembly of tertiary amine-based dendrimers to monomers and their application to the ‘catch and release’ of a dye in aqueous solution

Back to tab navigation

Supplementary files

Publication details

The article was received on 10 Mar 2014, accepted on 01 May 2014 and first published on 02 May 2014


Article type: Letter
DOI: 10.1039/C4NJ00356J
Author version available: Download Author version (PDF)
Citation: New J. Chem., 2014,38, 3358-3361
  •   Request permissions

    Photocatalytic disassembly of tertiary amine-based dendrimers to monomers and their application to the ‘catch and release’ of a dye in aqueous solution

    A. Sharma, B. König and N. Jayaraman, New J. Chem., 2014, 38, 3358
    DOI: 10.1039/C4NJ00356J

Search articles by author

Spotlight

Advertisements