Example: Phthalocyanines absorbing in the visible and NIR region
Potential applications: Organic solar cells (for smart windows), NIR sensors.
Example: Shift of HOMO/LUMO levels by in creasing the number of fluorine substituents
Application: p- and n- conductors in organic solar cells.
Potential applications: catalysis, photocatalysis; waste water cleaning
Example: Organic solid solar cells and photosensibilisation cells.
Applications: Solar energy conversion.
Example: Photoinactivation of microorganisms by water soluble phthalocyanines.
Example: Visible light and solar light photocatalysis
Applications: Waste water cleaning and synthesis of fine chemicals
- Dyes and metal complexes in molecular sieves: Optical properties, mikro-lasers.
- Photodynamic therapy of cancer: Naphthalocyanines as long wavelength absorbing sensitizers.
- Thin films of molecular organic semiconductors: Conductivity, photoconductivity.
- Mesogenic diepoxides.