A fluorescent organic cage for picric acid detection.

Chemical communications (Cambridge, England) (2014-11-06)
Koushik Acharyya, Partha Sarathi Mukherjee

Dynamic covalent imine chemistry has been utilized to synthesize a fluorescent [3+2] self-assembled nanoscopic organic cage. The fluorescent nature of the reduced analogue of the cage was further exploited for the highly selective detection of the explosive picric acid (PA).

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Picric acid, moistened with water, ≥98%

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