Photochemistry of substituted dibenzothiophene S-oxides and oxygenated bis-dibenzothiophenes

Kazuya Kumazoe, Kazuya Arima, Shuntaro Mataka, David J. Walton, Thies Thiemann

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Substituted dibenzothiophene and bis-dibenzothiophene S-oxides were prepared and submitted to photolysis. The rate of deoxygenation of the molecules under photoirradiation was found to be highly dependent on their substitution pattern.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)60-61
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Chemical Research - Part S
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1 2003
Externally publishedYes


  • Deoxygenation
  • Dibenzothiophene S-oxides
  • Photochemistry
  • Sensitisers

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Chemistry


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