Luminescence behaviour of calix[4]arenes bearing an increasing number of appended-pyrenes

Hyun Jung Kim, Ju Han Bok, Jacques Vicens, Il Hwan Suh, Jaejung Ko, Jong Seung Kim

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)


Pyrene-appended calix[4]arenes 6-8 bearing an increasing number (from 2 to 4) of 'pyrene amide' residues have been prepared. Their fluorescence behaviour has been investigated to show dependence on the number of pyrene groups. Their behaviour as fluorophores is also described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8765-8768
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number50
Publication statusPublished - 2005 Dec 12
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Drug Discovery

Cite this