Phosphorescent emitters from natural products: Cinchonine-derived iridium(III) complexes

Wenhua Zhang, Jianjin Hu, David J. Young, T. S.Andy Hor

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Abstract

The natural product cinchonine is readily converted into novel cyclometalating and coordinating ligands that can be used to prepare phosphorescent Ir(III) complexes. These phosphorescent emitters are very soluble in organic solvents and exhibit relatively high quantum efficiencies.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2137-2143
Number of pages7
JournalOrganometallics
Volume30
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 25 Apr 2011
Externally publishedYes

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