A neutral state green polymer with a superior transmissive light blue oxidized state

Durmus A., Gunbas G. E., Camurlu P., Toppare L.

CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, no.31, pp.3246-3248, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1039/b704936f
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.3246-3248
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: Yes


This report highlights the synthesis of only the second green polymer in the literature, which possesses superior properties over the first: a highly transmissive light blue color in the oxidized state with high optical contrast and excellent switching properties.