Extremely fast and highly selective detection of nitroaromatic explosive vapours using fluorescent polymer thin films
Demirel, G. B.
The Royal Society of Chemistry
6140 - 6142
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Demirel, G. B., Daglar, B., & Bayindir, M. (2013). Extremely fast and highly selective detection of nitroaromatic explosive vapours using fluorescent polymer thin films. Chemical Communications, 49(55), 6140-6142.
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A novel sensing material based on pyrene doped polyethersulfone worm-like structured thin film is developed using a facile technique for detection of nitroaromatic explosive vapours. The formation of pi-pi stacking in the thin fluorescent film allows a highly sensitive fluorescence quenching which is detectable by the naked eye in a response time of a few seconds.