Photodimerisation of a coumarin-dipeptide gelator

Draper, Emily R, McDonald, Tom O ORCID: 0000-0002-9273-9173 and Adams, Dave J
(2015) Photodimerisation of a coumarin-dipeptide gelator. CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 51 (64). pp. 12827-12830.

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Here we report a coumarin based hydrogelator that can form bulk gels, or homogeneous thin gels via an electrochemical pH drop. The gel can then be strengthened by post-gelation photodimerisation of the coumarin groups by irradiating with UV light.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Coumarins, Dipeptides, Gels, Dimerization, Photochemical Processes
Subjects: ?? QD ??
Depositing User: Symplectic Admin
Date Deposited: 06 Nov 2015 09:21
Last Modified: 15 Dec 2022 11:54
DOI: 10.1039/c5cc03817k
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