A tetraphenylethene-based caged compound: synthesis, properties and applications Academic Article uri icon


  • A tetraphenylethene-based caged compound is induced to emit strong cyan emission in aggregated state by UV irradiation. This property enables it to be applied in photo-patterning and anti-counterfeiting related areas.


  • Yu, CYY
  • Kwok, RTK
  • Mei, J
  • Hong, Y
  • Chen, S
  • Lam, JWY
  • Tang, BZ

publication date

  • 2014