27. Cation–π interactions secure aggregation induced emission of planar organic luminophores

Leduskrasts, K.; Kinens, A.; Suna, E. Chem. Commun., 2019, 55, 12663-12666. Download publication

DOI: 10.1039/C9CC06829E


The use of non-covalent intermolecular π+–π interactions between quaternary pyridinium or imidazolium cations and aromatic π systems is an efficient approach to achieve AIE in planar purely organic luminophores.