One-pot synthesis and fluorescence properties of 2-arylquinolines

Shunsuke Sueki, Chiharu Okamoto, Isao Shimizu*, Keisuke Seto, Yukio Furukawa

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The one-pot synthesis of 2-arylquinoline with arylamines, arylaldehyde, and 1,1-diethoxyethane were studied using a catalytic amount ytterbium triflate. Various 2-arylquinolines showed fluorescence properties and the fluorescence was quenched by introducing the nitro group into aryl moiety of 2-arylquinolines.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)385-390
Number of pages6
JournalBulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)


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