Recent Publications

In situ EPR and Raman spectroscopy in the curing of bis-methacrylate-styrene resins
Eijsink, L. E, Sardjan, A. S., Sinnema, E. G, den Besten, H, van Den Berg, K. J., Flapper, J., Van Gemert, R., Feringa, B.L., Browne, W. R. In: RSC Advances 2022, 12, 2537-2548.

pH-Induced Changes in the SERS Spectrum of Thiophenol at Gold Electrodes during Cyclic Voltammetry
Steen, J. D., Volker, A., Duijnstee, D. R., Sardjan, A. S., Browne, W. R., J. Phys. Chem.. C: 2022, in press.

Single wavelength colour tuning of spiropyran and dithienylethene based photochromic coatings
Feringa, R., Siebe, H. S., Klement, W. J. N., Steen, J. D., Browne, W. R., Materials Advances. 3, 1, 282-289

Photoactive Fe Catalyst for Light-Triggered Alkyd Paint Curing
Bootsma, J., Browne, W. R., Flapper, J., Bruin, B. D., JACS Au. 2, 2, 531–540 

A nonheme peroxo-diiron(iii) complex exhibiting both nucleophilic and electrophilic oxidation of organic substrates Torok, P., Unjaroen, D., Viktoria Csendes, F., Giorgi, M., Browne, W. R. & Kaizer, J., May-2021, In: Dalton Transactions. 50, 7181–7185.

Electrochemical Ring-Opening and -Closing of a Spiropyran Steen, J. D., Duijnstee, D. R., Sardjan, A. S., Martinelli, J., Kortekaas, L., Jacquemin, D. & Browne, W. R., 29-Apr-2021, In: The Journal of Physical Chemistry. A: Molecules, Spectroscopy, Kinetics, Environment, & General Theory. 125, 16, p. 3355–3361

Engineering the Oxidative Potency of Non-Heme Iron(IV) Oxo Complexes in Water for C-H Oxidation by a cis Donor and Variation of the Second Coordination Sphere Wegeberg, C., Skavenborg, M. L., Liberato, A., McPherson, J. N., Browne, W. R., Hedegard, E. D. & McKenzie, C. J., 1-Feb-2021, In: Inorganic Chemistry. 60, 3, p. 1975-1984 10 p.

Excited State Structure Correlates with Efficient Photoconversion in Unidirectional Motors Roy, P., Sardjan, A. S., Cnossen, A., Browne, W. R., Feringa, B. L. & Meech, S. R., 8-Apr-2021, In: The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 12, 13, p. 3367-3372 6 p.
Filter paper based SERS substrate for the direct detection of analytes in complex matricesSiebe, H. S., Chen, Q., Li, X., Xu, Y., Browne, W. R. & Bell, S. E. J., 21-Feb-2021, In: Analyst. 146, 4, p. 1281-1288 8 p.

Iron Tetrasulfonatophthalocyanine-Catalyzed Starch Oxidation Using H2O2: Interplay between Catalyst Activity, Selectivity, and Stability Genuino, H. C., Meinds, T. G., Broekman, J. O. P., Staal, M., Brinksma, J., Wielema, T., Picchioni, F., Browne, W. R., Deuss, P. J. & Heeres, H. J., 1-Jun-2021, In: ACS Omega. 6, 21, p. 13847-13857 11 p.

Isolation of a Ru(IV) side-on peroxo intermediate in the water oxidation reaction Casadevall, C., Martin-Diaconescu, V., Browne, W. R., Fernandez, S., Franco, F., Cabello, N., Benet-Buchholz, J., Lassalle-Kaiser, B. & Lloret-Fillol, J., Aug-2021, In: Nature Chemistry. 13, p. 800-804 6 p.
Mechanisms in manganese oxidation catalysis with 1,4,7-triazacyclononane based ligands Kasper, J. B., Steen, J. D., Hage, R. & Browne, W. R., Jan-2021, Recent Highlights I. Hubbard, C. D. & van Eldik, R. (eds.). ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE, p. 143-182 40 p. (Advances in Inorganic Chemistry; vol. 78).

Off-line analysis in the manganese catalysed epoxidation of ethylene-propylene-diene rubber (EPDM) with hydrogen peroxide De Roo, C. M., Kasper, J. B., Van Duin, M., Mecozzi, F. & Browne, W., 14-Sep-2021, In: RSC Advances. 11, 51, p. 32505-32512 8 p.
Photophysics of First-Generation Photomolecular Motors: Resolving Roles of Temperature, Friction, and Medium Polarity Roy, P., Sardjan, A. S., Danowski, W., Browne, W. R., Feringa, B. L. & Meech, S. R., 4-Mar-2021, In: The Journal of Physical Chemistry. A: Molecules, Spectroscopy, Kinetics, Environment, & General Theory. 125, 8, p. 1711-1719 9 p.

Photoresponsive porous materials Danowski, W., van Leeuwen, T., Browne, W. R. & Feringa, B. L., 7-Jan-2021, In: Nanoscale advances. 3, 1, p. 24-40 17 p.

Three-State Switching of an Anthracene Extended Bis-thiaxanthylidene with a Highly Stable Diradical State Wonink, M. B. S., Corbet, B. P., Kulago, A. A., Boursalian, G. B., De Bruin, B., Otten, E., Browne, W. R. & Feringa, B. L., 3-Nov-2021, In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 143, 43, p. 18020-18028 9 p.

Emergence of light-driven protometabolism on recruitment of a photocatalytic cofactor by a self-replicator Monreal Santiago, G., Liu, K., Browne, W. R. & Otto, S., Jul-2020, In: Nature Chemistry. 12, 7, p. 603-607 10 p.

Impact of binding to the multidrug resistance regulator protein LmrR on the photo-physics and -chemistry of photosensitizers Mejias, S. H., Roelfes, G. & Browne, W. R., 7-Jun-2020, In: PPCP : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 22, 21, p. 12228-12238 11 p.

Noncommutative Switching of Double Spiropyrans Kortekaas, L., Steen, J. D., Duijnstee, D. R., Jacquemin, D. & Browne, W. R., 13-Aug-2020, In: Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 124, 32, p. 6458-6467 10 p.

O-2 Activation by Non-Heme Thiolate-Based Dinuclear Fe Complexes Gennari, M., Wang, L., Reinhard, F. G. C., Padamati, S. K., Philouze, C., Flot, D., Demeshko, S., Browne, W. R., Meyer, F., de Visser, S. P. & Duboc, C., 2-Mar-2020, In: Inorganic Chemistry. 59, 5, p. 3249-3259 11 p.

Ultrafast Excited State Dynamics in a First Generation Photomolecular Motor Sardjan, A. S., Roy, P., Danowski, W., Bressan, G., Nunes dos Santos Comprido, L., Browne, W. R., Feringa, B. L. & Meech, S. R., Apr-2020, In: Chemphyschem. 21, 7, p. 594-599 7 p.

Visible-Light-Driven Rotation of Molecular Motors in a Dual-Function Metal-Organic Framework Enabled by Energy Transfer Danowski, W., Castiglioni, F., Sardjan, A. S., Krause, S., Pfeifer, L., Roke, D., Comotti, A., Browne, W. R. & Feringa, B. L., 13-May-2020, In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 142, 19, p. 9048-9056 9 p.