Imidodiphosphinate ligands as antenna units in luminescent lanthanide complexes

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  • Steven W. Magennis
  • Simon Parsons
  • Zoe Pikramenou
  • Anne Corval
  • J. Derek Woollins

Colleges, School and Institutes


Imidodiphosphinate ligands form a hydrophobic shell around terbium and europium ions leading to long-lived, highly luminescent complexes.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)61-62
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1999