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Issue 39, 2018
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Exploring (bio)catalytic activities of structurally characterised Cu(II) and Mn(III) complexes: histidine recognition and photocatalytic application of Cu(II) complex and derived CuO nano-cubes

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Abstract

Structurally characterised two polymeric complexes of Cu(II) (3) and Mn(III) (4) of the ligand L (2-(((2-(phenylamino)ethyl)imino)methyl)phenol) have been explored for catecholase-like activity, fluorescence recognition of histidine and catalytic activity towards coupling of aryl iodides with benzamide, leading to N-arylbenzamides. CuO nano-cubes (NCs) prepared by thermal decomposition of the Cu(II) complex function as photocatalysts for the degradation of methylene blue. Cube-like morphology of CuO nanocrystal and flake-shaped micrometer order Cu(II) complex have been established from the field emissive scanning electron microscopy (FESEM) images.

Graphical abstract: Exploring (bio)catalytic activities of structurally characterised Cu(ii) and Mn(iii) complexes: histidine recognition and photocatalytic application of Cu(ii) complex and derived CuO nano-cubes

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The article was received on 23 Jul 2018, accepted on 02 Sep 2018 and first published on 19 Sep 2018


Article type: Paper
DOI: 10.1039/C8DT03007C
Citation: Dalton Trans., 2018,47, 14008-14016

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    Exploring (bio)catalytic activities of structurally characterised Cu(II) and Mn(III) complexes: histidine recognition and photocatalytic application of Cu(II) complex and derived CuO nano-cubes

    B. Kumari, S. Kundu, K. Ghosh, M. Banerjee, S. K. Pradhan, Sk. M. Islam, P. Brandão, V. Félix and D. Das, Dalton Trans., 2018, 47, 14008
    DOI: 10.1039/C8DT03007C

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