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A spiropyran-based X-ray sensitive fiber

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This study attempted to visualize reversible X-ray radiation by using a poly-(L-lactic acid) (PLLA) composite fiber with an average diameter of 150 μm. The fiber contains photostimulable phosphor (PSP) BaFCl:Eu2+ particles that are subsequently dyed with the photochromic spiropyran dye (1,3,3-trimethylindolino-6′-nitrobenzopyrylospiran) (6-nitro BIPS).

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The article was received on 13 May 2015, accepted on 26 May 2015 and first published on 26 May 2015

Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C5CC03977K
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Citation: Chem. Commun., 2015,51, 11170-11173
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    A spiropyran-based X-ray sensitive fiber

    K. Kinashi, Y. Miyamae, R. Nakamura, W. Sakai, N. Tsutsumi, H. Yamane, G. Hatsukano, M. Ozaki, K. Jimbo and T. Okabe, Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 11170
    DOI: 10.1039/C5CC03977K

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