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Imidazo[1,2-a]pyridine-based hybrids. Copper-catalyzed cycloaddition synthesis, photophysics, docking, and interaction studies with biomacromolecules

Lopes, E.F.; Saraiva, M.T.; Debia, N.P.; Silva, L.; Chaves, O.A.; Stieler, R.; Iglesias, B.A.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Lüdtke, D.S.

Dyes Pigm. 2023, 214, 111212. (Link)


Effective enantioselective recognition by steady-state fluorescence spectroscopy: Towards a paradigm shift to optical sensors with unusual chemical architecture

Debia, N.P.; Muller, J.M.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Lüdtke, D.S.

Spectrochimica Acta A 2023, 294, 122526. (Link)


Pyridine-based small-molecule fluorescent probes as optical sensors for benzene and gasoline adulteration

Peglow, T.J.; Vieira, M.M.; Padilha, N.B.; Dalberto, B.T.; Silva Junior, H.C.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Schneider, P.H.

Photochem  2023, 3, 109-126. (Link)


Near-infrared emitting meso-substituted heptamethine cyanine dyes: From the synthesis and photophysics to their use in bioimaging

Reimann, L.K.; Fortes, D.S.; Santos, F.S.; Silva Junior, H.C.; Morás, A.M.; Moura, D.J.; Duarte, R.C.; Rodembusch, F.S.

Chemosensors  2023, 11, 47. (Link)


Suzuki coupling in Tröger’s bases: overcoming challenging substrates through aqueous micellar catalysis

Boeira, E.O.; Plá, C.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Moro, A.V.

ChemCatChem  2023, 15, e202201355. (Link)

*Front Cover


Mono-silylated 2,1,3-Benzothiadiazole-based precursors. Molecular scaffolds for obtaining fluorescent organic-inorganic hybrid materials with tailored photophysical properties

Isoppo, V.G.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Moro, A.V.

Dyes Pigm2023, 210, 110978. (Link)


ESIPT-based benzazole-pyromellitic diimide derivatives. A thermal, electrochemical, and photochemical investigation

Frizon, T.E.A.; Salla, C.A.M.; Grillo, F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Câmara, V.S.; Silva Jr., H.C.; Zapp, E.; Junca, E.; Galetto, F.Z.; de Costa, A.M.; Pedroso, G.J.; Chepluki, A.A.; Saba, S.; Rafiqueh, J.

Spectrochimica Acta A  2023, 288, 122050. (Link)


2,1,3-Benzothiadiazole-based bis-silylated compounds: synthesis and
use in the preparation of highly fluorescent low-contend organic-inorganic
hybrid materials

Isoppo, V.G.; Rodrigues, M.O.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Moro, A.V.

J. Photochem. Photobiol. A Chem. 2023, 435, 114277. (Link)


Synthesis, photophysics, and theoretical calculations of styryl-based  fluorophores harboring substituted benzothiazole acceptors

Safir Filho, M., Moraes, E.S.; da Luz, L.C.; Santos, F.S.; Martin, A.R.; Rachid, B.;  Duarte, L.G.T.A.; Rodembusch, F.S.

J. Photochem. Photobiol. A Chem2023, 435, 114287. (Link)

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Aryl-phenanthro[9,10-d]imidazole: A versatile scaffold for the design of optical-based sensors

Dias, G.G.; Rodrigues, M.O.; Paz, E.R.S.; Nunes, M.P.; Araujo, M.H.; Rodembusch, F.S.;  da Silva Júnior, E.N.

ACS Sensors  2022, 7, 2865-2919. (Link)

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Synthesis of novel symmetrical alkylated phenyltetrazol-based 1,3-diynes and their structure-properties relationship

Zaldguer, E.O.; Duarte, R.C.; Cercená, R.; Santos, F.S.; Duarte, L.G.T.A.; Atvars, T.D.Z.;

Zapp, E.; Brondani, D.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Dal-Bó, A.G.

Dyes Pigm. 2022, 205, 110574. (Link)


Near-infrared fluorophores based on heptamethine cyanine dyes: from their synthesis and photophysical properties to recent optical sensing and bioimaging applications*

Medeiros, N.G.; Braga, C.A.; Câmara, V.S.; Duarte, R.C.; Rodembusch, F.S.

Asian J. Org. Chem2022, 11, e202200095. (Link)

*Front Cover


Theoretical and experimental investigation of 1,4-dihydropyridine-based hexahydroquinoline-3-carboxylates: Photophysics and bovine serum albumin binding studies

da Luz, L.C.; Gündüz, M.G.; Beal, R.; Zanotto, G.M.; Kuhn, E.R.; Netz, P.A.; Şafak, C.;

Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Santos, F.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.

J. Photochem. Photobiol. A Chem2022, 429, 113915. (Link)


Photoactive homomolecular bis(n)-Lophine dyads: Multicomponent synthesis, photophysical properties, theoretical investigation, docking, and interaction studies
with biomacromolecules

Câmara, V.S.; Chaves, O.A.; de Araújo, B.B.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Iglesias, B.A.; Ceschi, M.A.; Rodembusch, F.S.

J. Mol. Liq. 2022, 349, 118084. (Link)


Photoactive organic-inorganic hybrid materials: From silylated compounds to optical applications

Rodrigues, M.O.; Isoppo, V.G.; Moro, A.V.; Rodembusch, F.S.

J. Photochem. Photobiol. C: Photochem. Rev. 2022, 51, 100474. (Link)


Highly Water-Stable Polymer-Perovskite Nanocomposites

Carrizo, F.A.; Belmonte, G.K.; Santos, F.S.; Backes, C.W.; Strapasson, G.B.;

Schmidt, L.C.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Weibel, D.E.

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces  2021, 13, 59252-59262. (Link)


Interaction study between ESIPT fluorescent lipophile-based benzazoles and BSA

Kroetz, T.; Nogara, P.A.; Santos, F.S.; da Luz, L.C.; Câmara, V.S.; da Rocha, J.B.T.; Dal-Bó, A.G.; Rodembusch, F.S.

Molecules  2021, 26, 6728. (Link)


Evidence of a photoinduced electron transfer mechanism in the fluorescence self-quenching of 2,5-substituted selenophenes prepared through in situ reduction of elemental selenium in superbasic media

de Salles, H.D.; Coelho, F.L.; Paixão, D.B.; Barboza, C.A.; Rampon, D.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Schneider, P.H.

J. Org. Chem. 2021, 86, 10140-10153. (Link)


Imidazoles and oxazoles from lapachones and phenanthrene-9,10-dione: A journey through their synthesis, biological studies, and optical applications

Dias, G.G., Paz, E.R.S.; Nunes, M. P.; Carvalho, R.L.; Rodrigues, M.O.; Rodembusch, F.S.

da Silva Júnior, E.N.

Chem. Rec. 2021, 21, 2702-2738. (Link)


Antibiotic-loaded wound dressings obtained from the PBAT-gentamicin combination

Scheibel, J.M.; Menezes, F.C.; Reginatto, C.L.; da Silva, C.B.; Moura, D.J.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Rodrigues, R.S.B; Weibel, D.E.; Soares, R.M.D.

J. Appl. Polym. Sci. 2021, 138, 50633. (Link)


Guest‐host interactions in symmetrical carboxy heptamethine cyanine dyes-titanium dioxide systems: Synthesis, theoretical calculations, aggregation properties and application in dye-sensitized solar cells


Duarte, R.C.; de Oliveira, M.C.; Toldo, J.M.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Santos, M.J.L.; Rodembusch, F.S.

Int. J. Photoenergy  2021, 8852979. (Link)


New insights on the ESIPT process based on solid-state data and state-of-the-art computational methods


Laner, J.N.; Silva Junior, H.C.;  Rodembusch, F.S.; Moreira, E.C.

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2021, 23, 1146-1155. (Link)


Study of the structural and optical properties of ZnO nanoparticles synthesized by an eco-friendly Tapioca-assisted route


de Almeida, W.L.; Ferreira, N.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.; de Sousa, V.C.

Mater. Chem. Phys. 2021, 258, 123926. (Link)


Tuning the photoactivity of TiO2 nanoarchitectures doped with cerium or reodymium rare earths and application to color removal from wastewaters


Vieira, G.B.; Scaratti, G.; Rodembusch, F.S.; de Amorim, S.M.; Peterson, M.;

Puma, G.L.; Moreira, R.F.P.M. 

Environ. Technol. 2021, 42, 1038-1052. (Link)


The balance between charge mobility and efficiency in all-solution-processed OLEDs of Zn(II) coordination compounds/PFO composites


Duarte, L.G.T.A.; Germino, J.C.; Mendes, R.A.; Berbigier, J.F.; Moreira, K.S.; Faleiros, M.M.; de Freitas, J.N.; Burgo, T.A.L.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Atvars, T.D.Z.

J. Phys. Chem. C  2020, 124, 21036-21046. (Link)


Evaluation of the acidic strengths on electronic ground and excited states of proton transfer dye using Excitation-Emission fluorescence matrix (EEM) and Multivariate Curve Resolution with Alternating Least Squares (MCR-ALS)


Dantas, W.F.C.; Duarte, L.G.T.A.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Poppi, R.J.; Atvars, T.D.Z.

Methods Appl. Fluoresc. 2020, 8, 045006. (Link


Synthesis and photo-electro-thermal characterization of non-symmetrical 4,7-dibromobenzo[c][1,2,5]thiadiazole derivatives


Duarte, R.C.; Cercená, R.; Santos, F.S.; Duarte, L.G.T.A.; Atvars, T. D. Z.; Zapp, E.;

Brondani, D.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Dal-Bó, A.G.

Dyes Pigm2020, 183, 108703. (Link)


Synthesis and thermal, electrochemical, and photophysical investigation of carbazole/diphenyl benzothiadiazole-based fluorophores


Wakabayashi, P.S.S.; Duarte, R.C.; Duarte, L.G.T.A.; Santos, F.S.; Cercená, R.; Zapp, E.;

Rodembusch, F.S.; Dal-Bó, A.G.

Dyes Pigm. 2020, 182, 108668. (Link)


Hybrid dihydropyrimidinones as dual-functional bioactive molecules: fluorescent probes and cytotoxic agents to cancer cells*

de Souza, V.P.; Santos, F.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Braga, C.B.; Ornelas, C.; Pilli, R.A.;

Russowsky, D. 

New J. Chem. 2020, 44, 12440-12451. (Link)

*Front Cover


Non-traditional intrinsic luminescence of amphiphilic-based ionic liquids from oxazolidines: Interaction studies in phosphatidylcholine composed liposomes and BSA optical sensing in solution

Borba, L.C.; Griebeler, C.H.; Bach, M.F.; Barboza, C.A.; Nogara, P.A.; da Rocha, J.B.T.;

Amaral, S.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Schneider, P.H. 

J. Mol. Liq. 2020, 313, 113525. (Link)


A selective proton transfer optical sensor for copper II based on chelation enhancement quenching effect (CHEQ)

Duarte, L.G.T.A; Coelho, F.L.; Germino, J.C.; da Costa, G.G.; Berbigier, J.F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Atvars, T.D.Z.

Dyes Pigm. 2020, 181, 108566. (Link)


Photophysical, photodynamical, redox properties and BSA interactions of novel isomeric tetra-cationic peripheral palladium(II)-bipyridyl porphyrins

Santos, F.S.; da Silveira, C.H.; Nunes, F.S; Ferreira, D.C.; Victória, H.F.V.; Krambrock, K.; Chaves, O.A.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Iglesias, B.A.

Dalton Trans. 2020, 49, 16278-16295. (Link)


Synthesis of a 5-carboxy indole-based spiropyran fluorophore: Thermal, electrochemical, photophysical and bovine serum albumin interaction investigations


Duarte, R.C.; Santos, F.S.; Bercini, B.; Cercena, R.; Brondani, D.; Zapp, E.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Dal-Bó, A.G.

Chemosensors  2020, 8, 8020031. (Link)


Synthesis and photophysics of benzazole based triazoles with amino acid-derived pendant units. Multiparametric optical sensors for BSA and CT-DNA in solution


Debia, N.P.; Rodríguez, J.J.P.; da Silveira, C.H.; Chaves, O.A.; Iglesias, B.A.;

Rodembusch, F.S.; Lüdtke, D.S.

J. Mol. Liq. 2020, 309, 113092. (Link)


Designing highly luminescent aryloxy-benzothiadiazole derivatives with aggregation-induced enhanced emission


Pazini, A.; Maqueira, L.; Santos, F.S.; Barreto, A.R.J.; Carvalho, R.S.; Valente, F.M.; Back, D.;

Aucélio, R.Q.; Cremona, M.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Limberger, J.

Dyes Pigm. 2020, 178, 108377. (Link)


ATRP initiators based on proton transfer benzazole dyes: solid state photoactive polymer with very large Stokes shift


Berbigier, J.F.; Duarte, L.G.T.A.; Zawacki, M.; de Araújo, B.; Santos, C.; Atvars, T.D.Z.; 

Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Petzhold, C.L.; Rodembusch, F.S.

ACS Appl. Polym. Mater. 2020, 2, 1406-1416. (Link)


Ground and excited-state properties of 1,3-benzoselenazole derivatives:
A combined theoretical and experimental photophysical investigation

Radatz, C.S.; Coelho, F.L.; Gil, E.S.; Santos, F.S.; Schneider, J.M.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.;

Rodembusch, F.S.; Schneider, P.H.

J. Mol. Struct. 2020, 1207, 127817. (Link)


Eco-friendly and cost-effective synthesis of ZnO nanopowders by Tapioca (Manihot esculenta)-assisted sol-gel route


de Almeida, W.L.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Ferreira, N.S.; de Sousa, V.C.

Ceram. Int. 2020, 48, 10835-10842. (Link)


Highly fluorescent lipophilic 2,1,3-benzothiadiazole fluorophores as optical sensors for tagging material and gasoline adulteration with ethanol


Isoppo, V.C.; Gil, E.S.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Moro, A.V. 

Sens. Actuators B Chem2020, 309, 127701. (Link)


Benzothiazole merocyanine dyes as middle pH optical sensors


Coelho, F.L.; Santos, F.S.; Duarte, R.C.; Braga, C.A.; Toldo, J.M.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.

Dyes Pigm. 2020, 176, 108193. (Link)


Experimental and theoretical investigation of excited-state intramolecular proton transfer processes of benzothiazole derivatives in amino-polydimethylsiloxanes before and after crosslinking by CO2


Duarte, L.G.T.A.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Atvars, T.D.Z.; Weiss, R.G.

J. Phys. Chem. A  2020, 124, 288-299. (Link)


Synthesis, photophysical characterization, CASSCF/CASPT2 calculations and CT-DNA interaction study of amino and azido benzazole analogues


Gil, E.S.; da Silva, C.B.; Nogara, P.A.; da Silveira, C.H.; da Rocha, J.B.T.; Iglesias, B.A.; Lüdtke, D.S.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S. 

J. Mol. Liq. 2020, 297, 111938. (Link)


Excited state Intramolecular proton transfer process in benzazole fluorophores tailored by polymeric matrix: a combined theoretical and experimental study


Berbigier, J.F.; Duarte,L.G.T.A.; Perez, J.M.; Mendes, R.A.; Zapp, E.; Atvars, T.D.Z.;

Dal-Bó, A.G.; Rodembusch, F.S. 

J. Mol. Liq. 2019, 295, 111710. (Link)


Glycoconjugates based on supramolecular Tröger's base scaffold. Synthesis, photophysics, docking and BSA association study


Aroche, D.M.P.; Vargas, J.P.; Nogara, P.A.; Santos, F.S.; da Rocha, J.B.T.;

Lüdtke, D.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.  

ACS Omega  2019, 4, 13509-13519. (Link)


The role of a simple and effective salicylidene derivative. Spectral broadening and performance improvement of PFO-based all-solution processed OLEDs.


Duarte, L.G.T.A.; Germino, J.C.; Berbigier, J.F.; Mendes, R.A.; Faleiros, M.M.;

Rodembusch, F.S.; Atvars, T.D.Z.

Dyes Pigm. 2019, 171, 107671. (Link)


Straightforward synthesis of photoactive chalcogen functionalized benzimidazo[1,2-a]quinolines


da Silva, R.B.; Coelho, F.L.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Schwab, R.S.;

Schneider, J.M.F.M.; Rampon, D.S.; Schneider, P.H.  

New J. Chem. 2019, 43, 11596-11603. (Link)


Tacrine-pyrimidine photoactive molecular hybrids: synthesis, photophysics, docking and BSA interaction study


Lopes, J.P.B.; Câmara, V.S.; Russowsky, D.; Nogara, P.A.; da Rocha, J.B.T.; Santos, F.S.;

Rodembusch, F.S.; Ceschi, M.A.  

J. Mol. Liq. 2019, 287, 110983. (Link)


Synthesis, experimental and theoretical photophysical study of proton transfer based oxazoline fluorophores. Potential tailor made optical sensors for enantiomeric detection in solution


Santos, F.S.; Zanotto, G.M.; Argomedo, L.M.Z.; Darbem, M.P.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.;

Stefani, H.A.; Rodembusch, F.S.

Dyes Pigm. 2019, 165, 372-382. (Link)


Proton transfer fluorescent secondary amines. Synthesis, photophysics, theoretical calculation and preparation of photoactive phosphatidylcholine-based liposomes


Kroetz, T.; dos Santos, M.C.; Beal, R.; Zanotto, G.M.; Santos, F.S.; Giacomelli, F.C.;

Gonçalves, P.F.B.; de Lima, V.R.; Dal-Bó, A.G.; Rodembusch, F.S. 

Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 2019, 18, 1171-1184. (Link)


Experimental and theoretical investigation of long-wavelength fluorescence emission in push-pull benzazoles: intramolecular proton transfer or charge transfer in the excited state?


Wiethaus, G.; Toldo, J.M.; Santos, F.S.; Duarte, R.C.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.


Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2019, 21, 4408-4420. (Link


White-light generation on all-solution-processed OLEDs using a benzothiazole-salophen derivative reactive to the ESIPT process


Duarte, L.G.T.A.; Germino, J.C.; Berbigier, J.F.; Barboza, C.A.; Faleiros, M.M.; Simoni, D.A.;

Galante, M.T.; de Holanda, M.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Atvars, T.D.Z.  

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys2019, 21, 1172-1182. (Link)


Proton-transfer based azides with fluorescence off–on response for detection of hydrogen sulfide. An experimental, theoretical and bioimaging study


da Silva, C.B.;  Gil, E.S.; Santos, F.S.; Morás, A.M.; Steffens, L.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.;

Moura, D.J.; Lüdtke, D.S.; Rodembusch, F.S. 

J. Org. Chem. 2018, 83, 15210–15224. (Link)


Facile synthesis by peroxide method and microwave-assisted hydrothermal treatment of TiO2 with high photocatalytic efficiency for dye degradation and hydrogen production


Garcia, A.P.; Guaglianoni, W.C.; Garcia, D.R.; Soares, L.G.; Vaz, M.O.; Teixeira, S.R.;

Pereira, M.B.; Basegio, T.M.; Clemens, F.J.; Alves, A.K.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Bergmann, C.P. 

ChemistrySelect 2018, 3, 11454-11459. (Link)


Lophine and pyrimidine based photoactive molecular hybrids. Synthesis, photophysics, BSA interaction and DFT study


Lopes, J.P.B.; Câmara, V.S.; Russowsky, D.; Santos, F.S.; Beal, R.; Nogara, P.A.;

da Rocha, J.B.T.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Ceschi, M.A.

New J. Chem. 2018, 42, 17126-17137. (Link)


1-Butyl-2,3,3-trimethyl indole iodide


Duarte, R.C.; Reimann, L.K.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Duarte, L.G.T.A.

IUCrData 2018, 3, x181130. (Link)


Magnetically responsive micro-sized reservoirs based on completely empty silica hollow spheres


Deon, M.; de Andrade, R.C.; Nicolodi, S.; da Cunha, J.B.M.; Costa, T.M.H.; Rodembusch, F.S.; de Menezes, E.W.; Benvenutti, E.V.

Part. Part. Sys. Char. 2018, 1800160. (Link)


Synthesis and characterization of a novel organic-inorganic hybrid clay adsorbent for the removal of acid red 1 and acid green 25 from aqueous solutions


Thue, P.S.; Sophia, A.C.; Lima, E.C.; Wamba, A.G.N.; de Alencar, W.S.; dos Reis, G.S.;

Rodembusch, F.S.; Dias, S.L.P.

J. Clean. Prod. 2018, 171, 30-44. (Link)


Synthesis of amino acid-derived 1,2,3-triazoles: development of
a non-trivial fluorescent sensor in solution for the enantioselective
sensing of a carbohydrate and BSA interaction*


Debia, N.P.; Saraiva, M.T.; Martins, B.S.; Beal, R.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Alves, D.; Lüdtke, D.S.

J. Org. Chem2018, 83, 1348-1357. (Link)

*JOC Global Enterprise - Selected paper from Brazil


Synthesis, DNA interaction and genotoxic evaluation of a photoactive benzothiadiazole with potential application in photovoltaic paint


Damiani, A.P.; Rohr, P.; Westrup, J.L.; Duarte, R.C.; Longaretti, L.M.; da Rocha, B.M.; Strapazzon, G.; Venturini, L.C.; Souza, E.; Pich, C.T.; Frizon, T.E.A.; de Andrade, V.M.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Dal-Bó, A.G.

J. Braz. Chem. Soc2018, 29, 1388-1399. (Link)


Low pH optical sensor based on benzothiazole azo dyes


Coelho, F.L.; Braga, C.A.; Zanotto, G.M.; Gil, E.S.; Campo, L.F.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.;

Rodembusch, F.S.; Santos, F.S. 

Sens. Actuators B Chem2018, 259, 514-525. (Link)


Photoacidity as tool to rationalize excited state intramolecular
proton transfer reactivity in flavonols


Santos, F.S.; Duarte, L.G.T.A.; Germino, J.C.; Barboza, C.A.; Atvars, T.D.Z.; Rodembusch, F.S.

Photochem. Photobiol. Sci2018, 17, 231-238. (Link)


Novel kaolin/polysiloxane based organic-inorganic hybrid materials:
sol-gel synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic properties


dos Reis, G.S.; Lima, E.C.; Sampaio, C.H.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Petter, C.O.; Cazacliu, B.G.; Dotto, G.L.; Hidalgo, G.E.N.

J. Solid State Chem2018, 260, 106-116. (Link)


Elucidating Bauhinia variegata lectin/phosphatidylcholine interactions
in lectin-containing liposomes


dos Santos, M.C.; Kroetz, T.; Dora, C.L.; Giacomelli, F.C.; Frizon, T.A.; Pich, C.T.; Pinto, L.S.; Soares, A.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.; de Lima, V.R.; Dal-bó, A.G.

J. Colloid Interf. Sci. 2018, 519, 232-241. (Link)


New long-chain donor-acceptor-donor pyromellitic diimide (PMDI) derivatives. A combined theoretical and experimental study


Dal-Bó, A.G.; Duarte, R.D.; Cercena, R.; Peterson, M.; Rafique, J.; Saba, S.; Zapp, E.; Gil, E.S.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Frizon, T.E.A.

Dyes Pigm2018, 157, 143-150. (Link)


Synthesis, electrochemical, thermal and photophysical characterization of quinoxaline-based pi-extended electroluminescent heterocycles


Frizon, T.E.A.; Duarte, R.D.; Westrup, J.L.; Perez, J.M.; Menoso, G.; Duarte, L.G.T.A.; Germino, J.C.; Faleiros, M.M.; Atvars, T.D.Z.; Zapp, E.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Dal-Bó, A.G.

Dyes Pigm2018, 157, 218-229. (Link)


Effects of first-row transition metals and impregnation ratios on the physicochemical
properties of microwave-assited activated carbons from wood biomass


Lima, E.C.; Sieliechi, J.M.; Saucier, C.; Dias, S.L.; Vaghetti, J.C.; Pavan, F.A.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Thue, P.S.

J. Colloid Interf. Sci2017, 486, 163-175. (Link)


Bromelain-functionalized multiple-wall lipid-core nanocapsules: formulation,  chemical structure and antiproliferative effect against human breast cancer cells (MCF-7)


Oliveira, C.P.; Prado, W.A.; Lavayen, V.; Büttenbender, S.L.; Beckenkamp, A.; Martins, B.S.; Lüdtke, D.S.; Campo, L.F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Buffon, A.; Pessoa Jr., A.; Guterres, S.S.; Pohlmann, A.R.

Pharm. Res. 2017, 34,  438-452. (Link)


Biodegradable and antimicrobial films based on poly(butylene adipate-co-terephthalate) electrospun fibers


Zehetmeyer, G.; Meira, S.M.M.; Scheibel, J.M.; da Silva, C.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Brandelli, A.; Soares, R.M.D.

Polym. Bull. 2017, 74, 3243-3268. (Link)


Dipolar vinyl sulfur fluorescent dyes. Synthesis and photophysics
of sulfide, sulfoxide and sulfone based D-pi-A compounds


Monçalves, M.; Zanotto, G.M.; Toldo, J.M.; Rampon, D.S.; Schneider, P.H.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Silveira, C.C.

RSC Adv. 2017, 7, 8832-8842. (Link)


Photoluminescence of silica monoliths prepared from cold sintering of nanometric aerosil precursors under high pressure


Brito, J.B.; Costa, T.M.H.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Balzaretti, N.M.

J. Lumin. 2017, 187, 154-159. (Link)


Photoinduced electron transfer across an organic molecular wall: Octaacid encapsulated ESIPT dyes as electron donors


Santos, F.S.; Ramasamy, E.; Ramamurthy, V.; Rodembusch, F.S.

Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 2017, 16, 840-844. (Link)


Synthesis and photophysical characterisation of proton transfer-based
thiourea derivatives. Potential application as a colorimetric naked-eye
chemosensor for fluoride detection in solution*


da Silva, C.B.; Kroetz, T.; Santos, F.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.

J. Braz. Chem. Soc. 2017, 28, 1830-1841. (Link)

*Special Issue (Young Brazilian Researchers)


Synthesis of grafted natural pozzolan with 3-aminopropyltriethoxysilane:
Preparation, characterization and application for removal of Brilliant
Green 1 and Reactive Black 5 from aqueous solutions


Wamba, A.G.N.; Lima, E.C.; Ndi, S.K.; Thue, P.S.; Kayem, J.G.; Rodembusch, F.S.; dos Reis, G.S.; Silva, W.S.A.

Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 2017, 24, 21807-21820. (Link)


Hybrid adsorbents of tannin and APTES (3-aminopropyltriethoxysilane) and their application for highly efficient removal of acid red 1 dye from aqueous solutions


Leite, A.; Lima, E.C.; Saucier, C.; Thue, P.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.; dos Reis, G.S.; Dias, S.L.;  de Alencar, W.; Dotto, G.L.

J. Environ. Chem. Eng. 2017, 5, 4307-4318. (Link)


Theoretical and experimental study of ground and excited states of 1,4-dihydropyridine based hexahydroquinoline derivatives achieved by microwave irradiation


Gündüz, M.G.; da Silva, C.B.; Zanotto, G.M.; Toldo, J.M.; Şimşek, R.; Şafak, C.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.

New J. Chem. 2017, 41, 11686-11694. (Link)


Synthesis and photophysical study of new fluorescent proton transfer dihydropyrimidinone hybrids as potential candidates for molecular probes


de Souza, V.P.; Vendrusculo, V.; Morás, A.M.; Steffens, L.; Santos, F.S.; Moura, D.J.;

Rodembusch, F.S.; Russowsky, D.

New J. Chem2017, 41, 15305-15311. (Link)


Excited state behaviour of benzoxazole derivatives in a confined environment
afforded by a water soluble octaacid capsule*


Santos, F.S.; Ramasamy, E.; Ramamurthy, V.; Rodembusch, F.S.

J. Photochem. Photobiol. A Chem. 2016, 317, 175-185. (Link)

*Feature Article and Front Cover


Synthesis and characterisation of fluorescent carbon nanodots produced in ionic liquids by laser ablation*


Castro, H.P.S; Souza, V.S; Scholten, J.D.; Dias, J.H.; Fernandes, J.A.; Rodembusch, F.S.;

dos Reis, R.; Dupont, J.D.; Teixeira, S.R.; Bordalo, R.R.B.

Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 138-143. (Link)

*Front Cover


New photoactive D-pi-A-pi-D benzothiadiazole derivative: Synthesis, thermal and photophysical properties


Westrup, J.L.; Oenning, L.W.; Paula, M.M.S.; Duarte, R.C.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Frizon, T.E.A.;

da Silva, L.; Dal-Bó, A.G.

Dyes Pigm2016, 126, 209-217. (Link)


Confinement effect on the photophysics of ESIPT fluorophores


Santos, F.S.; Ramasamy, E.; Ramamurthy, V.; Rodembusch, F.S.

J. Mater. Chem. C  2016, 4, 2820-2827. (Link)


Small heterocycles as highly luminescent building blocks in the solid state for organic synthesis


Santos, F.S.; Medeiros, N.G., Affeldt, R.F.; Duarte, R.D.; Moura, S.; Rodembusch, F.S.

New J. Chem2016, 40, 2785-2791. (Link)



Bis-arylsulfenyl- and bis-arylselanyl-benzo-2,1,3-thiadiazoles: synthesis and photophysical characterization


Balaguez, R.A.; Ricordi, V.G.; Duarte, R.C.; Toldo, J.M.; Santos, C.M.; Schneider, P.H.;

Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Alves, D.

RSC Adv2016, 6, 49613-49624. (Link)


Synthesis and photophysical characterization of diethylphosphonate and  carboxylate-appended Iridium
complexes for application on dye-sensitized solar cells


Telleria, A.; Kohlrausch, E.C.; Duarte, R.D.; Rodembusch, F.S.;

Dupont, J.; Santos, M.J.L.

ChemistrySelect  2016, 1, 2842-2848. (Link)

2,1,3-Benzothiadiazole-based fluorophores. Synthesis, electrochemical,
thermal and photophysical characterization


Frizon, T.E.A; Martínez, J.C.V.; Westrup, R.C.; Zapp, E.; Domiciano, K.G.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Dal-Bó, A.G. 

Dyes Pigm2016, 135, 26-35. (Link)

Synthesis, electrochemical, thermal and photophysical characterization of photoactive discotic dyes based on the tris-[1,2,4]-triazolo-[1,3,5]-triazine core


Dal-Bó, A.G.; Cisneros, G.G.L.; Cercena, R.; Mendes, J.; da Silveira, L.M.; Zapp, E.; Domiciano, K.G.; Duarte, R.C.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Frizon, T.E.A.

Dyes Pigm. 2016, 135, 49-56. (Link)

Synthesis and fluorescence properties of benzoxazole 1,4-dihydropyridine dyads achieved by multicomponent reaction


Affeldt, R.F.; Borges, A.C.A.; Russowsky, D.; Rodembusch, F.S.

ChemInform  2015, 46, Issue 7. (Link)

Blue-green luminescent carbon nanodots produced in a silica matrix


Brito, J.B.; Costa, T.M.H.; Konowalow, A.S.; dos Reis, R.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Balzaretti, N.M.; Jornada, J.A.H.

Carbon  2015, 91, 234-240. (Link)

Photophysical characterisation of Tröger’s base molecular scaffolds: A combined theoretical and experimental study


Aroche, D.M.P.; Toldo, J.M.; Descalzo, R.R.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Rodembusch, F.S.

New J. Chem2015, 39, 6987-6996. (Link)

Excited state chemistry of flavone derivatives in a confined medium: ESIPT emission in aqueous media


Santos, F.S.; Ramasamy, E.; Ramamurthy, V.; Rodembusch, F.S.

Photochem. Photobiol. Sci2014, 13, 992-996. (Link)

Amphiphilic ESIPT benzoxazole derivatives as prospective fluorescent membrane probes


Dick, P.F.; Coelho, F.L.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Campo, L.F.

Tetrahedron Lett. 2014, 55, 3024-3029. (Link)

Divinyl sulfides/sulfones-based D-pi-A-pi-D dyes as efficient non-aromatic bridges for pi-conjugated compounds


Monçalves, M.; Rampon, D.S.; Schneider, P.H.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Silveira, C.C.

Dyes Pigm2014, 102, 71-78. (Link)

Ground and excited state properties of chalcogenol esters: A combined theoretical and experimental study


Rampon, D.S.; Santos, F.S.; Descalzo, R.R.; Toldo, J.M.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Schneider, P.H.; Rodembusch, F.S. 

J. Phys. Org. Chem2014, 27, 336-343. (Link)

Symmetrical and asymmetrical cyanine dyes. Synthesis, spectral properties and BSA association study


Pisoni, D.S.; Todeschini, L.; Borges, A.C.A.; Petzhold, C.L.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Campo, L.F.

J.  Org. Chem. 2014, 79, 5511-5522. (Link)

Synthesis, characterization and photophysics of new photoactive ESIPT lipophilic dyes. Partition experiments with different composed liposomes


Coelho, F.L.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Campo, L.F.

Dyes Pigm. 2014, 110, 134-142. (Link)

Synthesis and fluorescence properties of benzoxazole-1,4-dihydropyridine dyads achieved by multicomponent reaction


Affeldt, R.F.; Borges, A.C.A.; Russowsky, D.; Rodembusch, F.S.

New J. Chem. 2014, 38, 4607-4614. (Link)

FT-Raman and FTIR spectra of photoactive aminobenzazole derivatives in the solid state: a combined experimental and theoretical study


Alves, R.A.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Habis, C.; Moreira, E.C.

Mater. Chem. Phys2014, 148, 833-840. (Link)

Photocatalytic activity of nanoneedles, nanospheres,
and polyhedral shaped ZnO powders in organic dye
degradation processes


Sanchez, F.A.L.; Takimi, A.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Bergmann, C.P.

J. Alloy. Compd2013, 572, 68-73. (Link)

Synthesis and photophysical properties of fluorescent 2,1,3-benzothiadiazole-triazole-linked glycoconjugates: Selective chemosen-sors for Ni(II)


Moro, A.V.; Ferreira, P.C.; Migowski, P.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Dupont, J.; Ludtke, D.S.

Tetrahedron  2013, 69, 201-206. (Link)

Synthesis, photophysical study and BSA association of water-insoluble squaraine dyes


Pisoni, D.S.; de Abreu, M.P.; Petzhold, C.L.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Campo, L.F.

J. Photochem. Photobiol. A Chem. 2013, 252, 77-83. (Link)

Bis-silylated terephthalate as a building block precursor for highly fluorescent organic-inorganic hybrid materials


Pletsch, D.; Santos, F.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Stefani, V.; Campo, L.F. 

New J. Chem. 2012, 36, 2506-2513. (Link)

Evidence for excited state intramolecular charge transfer in benzazole-based pseudo-stilbenes


Santos, F.S.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Descalzo, R.R.; Benvenutti, E.V.; Rodembusch, F.S.

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys2012, 14, 10994-11001. (Link)

Multi-Scale Structured, Superhydrophobic and wide-angle, antireflective coating in the near-infrared region


Camargo, K.C.; Michels, A.F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Horowitz, F.

Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 4992-4994. (Link)

Visible and near infrared, wide-angle, anti-reflection coatings with self-cleaning on glass


Camargo, K.C.; Michels, A.F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Kuhn, M.F.; Horowitz, F.

Opt. Mater. Express  2012, 2, 969-977. (Link)

Synthesis, spectroscopic characterization and photophysical study of dicyanomethylene-substituted squaraine dyes


Pisoni, D.S.; Petzhold, C.L.; de Abreu, M.P.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Campo, L.F.

CR Chim2012, 15, 454-462. (Link)

Photophysical properties of a series of 4-aryl substituted 1,4-dihydropyridines


Affeldt, R.F.; Iglesias, R.S.; Russowsky, D.; Rodembusch, F.S.

J. Phys. Org. Chem2012, 25, 769-777. (Link)

Photophysics of aminobenzazole dyes in silica-based hybrid materials


Grando, S.R.; Santos, F.S.; Gallas, M.R.; Costa, T.M.H.; Benvenutti, E.V.; Rodembusch, F.S. 

J. Sol-Gel Sci. Technol. 2012, 63, 235-241. (Link)

Synthesis, characterization and photophysical properties of ESIPT reactive triazine derivatives


Kuplich, M.D.; Grasel, F.S.; Campo, L.F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Stefani, V.

J. Braz. Chem. Soc2012, 23, 25-31. (Link)

Synthesis, characterization and spectroscopic investigation of benzoxazole conjugated Schiff bases


Santos, F.S.; Costa, T.M.H.; Stefani, V.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Descalzo, R.R.; Benvenutti, E.V.; Rodembusch, F.S.

J. Phys. Chem. A  2011, 115, 13390-13398. (Link)

Photoactive thin films of polycaprolactam doped with europium (III)
complex using phenylalanine as ligand


Garcia, I.T.S.; Ribeiro, P.V.; Corrêa, D.S.; da Cunha, I.M.N.; Carreno, N.L.V.; Moreira, E.C.; Rodembusch, F.S.

Appl. Surf. Sci. 2011, 258, 1437-1442. (Link)

Cyclopalladated complexes of 4-Aryl-2,1,3-benzothiadiazoles:
New emitters in solution at room temperature


Mancilha, F.S.; Barloy, L.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Dupont, J.; Pfeffer, M.

Dalton Trans. 2011, 40, 10535-10544. (Link) - Magasine 40th Anniversary Edition

Synthesis and photophysical properties of novel succinimidyl benzazole
derivatives, evaluated by Candida albicans ATCC 10231 fluorescent staining


dos Santos, R.C.; Faleiro, N.V.S.; Campo, L.F.; Scroferneker, M.L.; Corbellini, V.A.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Stefani, V.

Tetrahedron Lett. 2011, 52, 3048-3053. (Link)

An evaluation of the chalcogen atom on the mesomorphic and photophysical properties in a new homologous series of chalcogeno esters


Rampon, D.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Lourega, R.V.; Merlo, A.A.; Schneider, P.H.

J. Braz. Chem. Soc. 2010, 21, 2100-2107. (Link)

Valorization of by-products of the sugar industry: New nanostructured hybrid  materials containing sugar derived structures


Damien, H.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Campo, L.F.; Gingras, M.; Cerveau, G.; Corriu, R.J.P.

CR Chim2010, 13, 566-574. (Link)

A fast and cost-effective methodology for Fonsecaea pedrosoi ATCC46428
staining using ESIPT fluorescent dyes


Corbellini, V.A.; Scroferneker, M.L.; Carissimi, M.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Stefani, V.

J. Photochem. Photobiol. B Biol2010, 99, 126-132. (Link)

Novel ESIPT fluorescent benzazolyl-4-quinolones: Synthesis, spectroscopic characterization and photophysical properties


Lins, G.O.W.; Campo, L.F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Stefani, V.

Dyes Pigm. 2010, 84, 114-120. (Link)

Novel selenoesters fluorescent liquid crystalline exhibiting a rich phase polymorphism


Rampon, D.S.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Schneider, J.M.F.M.; Bechtold, I.H.; Gonçalves, P.F.B.; Merlo, A.A.; Schneider, P.H.

J. Mater. Chem2010, 20, 715-722. (Link)

Fluorescence emission modulation in singlefluoroforic submicro-sized silica particles.


Kober, U.A.; Gallas, M.R.; Campo, L.F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Stefani, V.

J. Sol-Gel Sci. Technol2009, 52, 305-308. (Link)

Modulation of the ESIPT emission of benzothiazole type dye incorporated in silica-based hybrid materials


Grando, S.R.; Pessoa, C.M.; Costa, T.M.H.; Gallas, M.R.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Benvenutti, E.V.

Langmuir 2009, 25, 13219-13223. (Link)

Silica based organic-inorganic hybrid materials prepared from chiral precursors


Campo, L.F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Lerouge, F.; Alauzun, J.; Cerveau, G.; Corriu, R.J.P.

CR Chim2008, 11, 1271-1276. (Link)

Time dependent DFT-PCM investigation of the photophysics of ESIPT-exhibiting benzazole dyes


Iglesias, R.S.; Campo, L.F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Stefani, V.

Int. J. Quantum Chem2008, 108, 2334-2339. (Link)

New fluorescent elastomeric materials based on synthetic and natural epoxidized rubbers


Orlandini, L.F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; De Luca, M.A.; Jacobi, M.A.M.; Stefani, V.

J. Appl. Polym. Sci2008, 109, 282-287. (Link)

Excited state intramolecular proton transfer in amino 2-(2'-hydroxyphenyl)benzazole derivatives. Effects of the solvent and the amino group position


Rodembusch, F.S.; Campo, L.F.; Leusin, F.P.; Stefani, V.

J. Lumin. 2007, 126, 728-734. (Link)

ESIPT-exhibiting protein probes: a more sensitive alternative to the biuret colorimetric test in the rice proteins detection


Cardoso, M.B.; Samios, D.; Silveira, N.P.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Stefani, V. 

Photochem. Photobiol. Sci2007, 6, 99-102. (Link)

New fluorescent monomers and polymers displaying an intramolecular proton-transfer mechanism in the electronically excited state (ESIPT). Part IV. Synthesis of acryloylamide and diallylamino benzazole dyes and its copolymerization with MMA


Campo, L.F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Stefani, V. 

J. Appl. Polym. Sci. 2006, 99, 2109-2116. (Link)

New fluorescent monomers and polymers displaying an intramolecular proton-transfer mechanism in the electronically excited state (ESIPT). Part III. Thermogravimetric stability study of benzazolylvinylene derivatives


Campo, L.F.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Stefani, V. 

J. Appl. Polym. Sci2006, 99, 495-500. (Link)

Dynamics of ESIPT fluorescent methylmethacrylate-benzazole dye copolymers


Rodembusch, F.S.; Campo, L.F.; Stefani, V.; Samios, D.; da Silveira N.P.

Polymer  2005, 46, 7185-7190. (Link)

A new ESIPT fluorescent dye-doped silica aerogel


Rodembusch, F.S.; Campo, L.F.; Rigacci, A.; Stefani, V.

Macromol. Symp. 2005, 229, 188-193. (Link)

Transition metal complexes from 2-(2'-hydroxyphenyl) benzoxazole: A spectroscopic and thermogravimetric stability study


Rodembusch, F.S.; Brand, F.R.; Correa, D.S.; Pocos, J.C.; Martinelli, M.; Stefani, V.

Mater. Chem. Phys. 2005, 92, 389-393. (Link)

The first silica aerogels fluorescent by excited state intramolecular proton transfer mechanism (ESIPT)


Rodembusch, F.S.; Campo, L.F.; Rigacci, A.; Stefani, V.

J. Mater. Chem. 2005, 15, 1537-1541. (Link)

New fluorescent monomers and polymers displaying an intramolecular proton-transfer mechanism in the electronically excited state (ESIPT). Part II. Synthesis, spectroscopic characterization and solvatochromism of new benzazolylvinylene derivatives


Rodembusch, F.S.; Leusin, F.P.; Bordignon, L.B.; Gallas, M.R.; Stefani, V.

J. Photochem. Photobiol. A Chem. 2005, 173, 81-92. (Link)

Synthesis and spectroscopic characterization of new ESIPT fluorescent
protein probes


Rodembusch, F.S.; Leusin, F.P.; Medina, L.F.C.; Brandelli, A.; Stefani, V.

Photochem. Photobiol. Sci2005, 4, 254-259. (Link)

First hyperpolarizability in a new benzimidazole derivative


Rodembusch, F.S.; Buckup, T.; Segala, M.; Tavares, L.; Correia, R.R.B.;

Stefani, V.

Chem. Phys2004, 305, 115-121. (Link)

Synthesis of novel Trger's bases analogues. The first ones fluorescent by excited state intramolecular proton transfer (ESIPT)


Abella, C.A.M.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Stefani, V.

Tetrahedron Lett2004, 45, 5601-5604. (Link)

A new totally flat N(sp2)C(sp2)N(sp2) pincer palladacycle:
Syntheses and photoluminescent properties


Consorti, C.S.; Eberling, G.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Stefani, V.; Livotto, P.R.; Rominger, F.; Quina, F.H.; Yihwa, C.; Dupont, J.

Inorg. Chem2004, 43, 530-536. (Link)

Static light scattering, UV-vis and fluorescence spectroscopy from fluorescent
MMA-benzazole dyes copolymers displaying an intramolecular proton-transfer
mechanism in the electronically excited state (ESIPT)


Rodembusch, F.S.; da Silveira, N.P.; Samios, D.; Campo, L.F.; Stefani, V.

J. Polym. Sci. B Polym. Phys2003, 41, 341-350. (Link)

Static light scattering from ESIPT copolymers of PMMA-benzazole dyes


Rodembusch, F.S.; da Silveira N.P.; Samios, D.; Campo, L.F.; Stefani, V. 

Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst2002, 374, 367-372. (Link)

Ab initio determination of the C6H6-CS2 cluster stabilization energy


da Silveira, N.P.; Rodembusch, F.S.; Pereira, F.V. ; Livotto, P.R.; Samios, D.


Chem. Phys2000, 253, 165-170. (Link

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