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Conjugated Pt(II) Poly-ynes: The new Class of Materials Research
In addition, platinum(II) di-ynes have also been synthesized and investigated. Pt(II) poly-ynes are long chain molecules and form thin films, not suitable for structural studies. Platinum(II) di-ynes are considered as excellent model compounds for the long-chain polymers. Structural characterization of the di-ynes can be readily achieved and extrapolated to the structures of the poly-ynes.
Alongside the organometallic di-yens and poly-ynes, organic di-ynes and poly-ynes have also been synthesized and characterized. The conjugated organic materials are excellent materials to study the emission from singlet state (fluorescence) but not the triplet state (phosphorescence). Combining the two systems, very valuable information regarding structures and properties can be easily achieved and compared for better structure-property relationship.