Adsorption of zinc-metallated chlorophyllous pigments on FSM-type mesoporous silica

Hiroyasu Furukawa, Kazuyuki Kuroda, Tadashi Watanabe

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The spectroscopic properties of zinc chlorophyll (Zn-Chl) derivatives within FSM-type mesoporous silica were examined. Visible absorption and resonance Raman spectroscopies suggest that chlorophyllous pigments are successfully incorporated and form hydrogen bonds to silanol groups on silica.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1256-1257
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 2000 Jan 1


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