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Dalvand, P. ; Nono, K. N. ; Shetty, D. ; Benyettou, F. ; Asfari, Z. ; Platas-Iglesias, C. ; Olson, M. A. ; Trabolsi, A. ; Elhabiri, M. Viologen–Cucurbituril Host/Guest Chemistry – Redox Control of Dimerization versus Inclusion. RSC Adv. 2021, 11 (47), 29543–29554.

M’Hanni, N. ; Galai, M. ; Ouakki, M. ; Touhami, M. E. ; Rifi, E. H. ; Asfari, Z. Calixarene Molecule as an Effective Inhibitor of Copper Corrosion in 2.0 M H3PO4 and 0.5 M H2SO4 Solutions. International Journal of Corrosion and Scale Inhibition 2021, 10 (3).

Soro, L. K. ; Charpentier, C. ; Przybilla, F. ; Mély, Y. ; Nonat, A. M. ; Charbonnière, L. J. Yb to Tb Cooperative Upconversion in Supramolecularly Assembled Complexes in a Solution. Chemistry 2021, 3 (3), 1037–1046.

Cheignon, C. ; Heurté, M. ; Knighton, R. ; Kassir, A. A. ; Lecointre, A. ; Nonat, A. ; Boos, A. ; Christine, C. ; Asfari, Z. ; Charbonnière, L. J. Investigation of the Supramolecular Assembly of Luminescent Lanthanide Nanoparticles Surface Functionalized by P-Sulfonato-Calix[4]Arenes with Charged Aromatic Compounds. European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry 2021, accepted article.

Zabierowski, P. W. ; Jeannin, O. ; Fix, T. ; Guillemoles, J.-F. ; Charbonnière, L. J. ; Nonat, A. M. From Mono- to Polynuclear Coordination Complexes with a 2,2′-Bipyrimidine-4,4′-Dicarboxylate Ligand. Inorganic Chemistry 2021, 60, 8304.

Vaňura, P. ; Selucký, P. ; Asfari, Z. Towards Selective Separations of Monovalent Cations by Solvent Extraction of Their Calix[4]Crown Complexes in Water-Nitrobenzene Systems. Journal of Molecular Liquids 2021, 336, 116357.

Kumar, K.S., Serrano, D., Nonat, A.M., Heinrich, B., Karmazin, L., Charbonnière, L.J., Goldner, P., Ruben, M., 2021. Optical spin-state polarization in a binuclear europium complex towards molecule-based coherent light-spin interfaces. Nature Communications 12, 2152.

Knighton, R.C., Soro, L.K., Lecointre, A., Pilet, G., Fateeva, A., Pontille, L., Francés-Soriano, L., Hildebrandt, N., Charbonnière, L.J., 2021. Upconversion in molecular hetero-nonanuclear lanthanide complexes in solution. Chem. Commun. 57, 53–56.

Knighton, R.C., Troadec, T., Mazan, V., Le Saec, P., Marionneau-Lambot, S., Le Bihan, T., Saffon-Merceron, N., Le Bris, N., Cherel, M., Faivre-Chauvet, A., Elhabiri, M., Charbonniere, L.J., Tripier, R., 2021b. Cyclam-Based Chelators Bearing Phosphonated Pyridine Pendants for Cu-64-PET Imaging : Synthesis, Physicochemical Studies, Radiolabeling, and Bioimaging. Inorg. Chem. 60, 2634–2648.

Ye, G., Roques, J., Solari, P.-L., Den Auwer, C., Jeanson, A., Brandel, J., Charbonniere, L.J., Wu, W., Simoni, E., 2021. Structural and Thermodynamics Studies on Polyaminophosphonate Ligands for Uranyl Decorporation. Inorg. Chem. 60, 2149–2159.


Cardoso, D.S.M., Charbonniere, L., Charpentier, C., Cifliku, V., Goetz, J., Hildebrandt, N., Nonat, A., Wong, K.-L., 2020. Nanoparticules De Lanthanide Luminescentes Ultra Brillantes Comprenant Du Terbium Et Ayant Une Durée De Vie Plus Longue À L’état Excité. EP3591024A1.

Charpentier, C., Cifliku, V., Goetz, J., Nonat, A., Cheignon, C., Cardoso Dos Santos, M., Francés-Soriano, L., Wong, K.-L., Charbonnière, L.J., Hildebrandt, N., 2020a. Ultrabright Terbium Nanoparticles for FRET Biosensing and in Situ Imaging of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptors. Chem. Eur. J. 26, 14602–14611.

Charpentier, C., Salaam, J., Nonat, A., Carniato, F., Jeannin, O., Brandariz, I., Esteban-Gomez, D., Platas-Iglesias, C., Charbonnière, L.J., Botta, M., 2020b. pH-Dependent Hydration Change in a Gd-Based MRI Contrast Agent with a Phosphonated Ligand. Chemistry – A European Journal 26, 5407–5418.

Knighton, R.C., Soro, L.K., Troadec, T., Mazan, V., Nonat, A.M., Elhabiri, M., Saffon-Merceron, N., Djenad, S., Tripier, R., Charbonniere, L.J., 2020. Formation of Heteropolynuclear Lanthanide Complexes Using Macrocyclic Phosphonated Cyclam-Based Ligands. Inorg. Chem. 59, 10311–10327.

L’Her, M., Atoini, Y., Fouchet, J., Heinrich, B., Del-Giudice, N., Scrafton, E., Bordes, E., Karmazin, L., Charbonniere, L., De Cola, L., Douce, L., 2020. Luminescent imidazolium-naphthalene salts in liquid and solid states (vol 43, pg 12529, 2019). New J. Chem. 44, 2669–2669.

Mittelheisser, V., Banerjee, M., Pivot, X., Charbonniere, L.J., Goetz, J., Detappe, A., 2020. Leveraging Immunotherapy with Nanomedicine. Adv. Therap. 3, 2000134.

Molloy, J.K., Nonat, A.M., O’Brien, J.E., Brougham, D.F., Gunnlaugsson, T., 2020. Self-assembled Ln(III) cyclen-based micelles and AuNPs conjugates as candidates for luminescent and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) agents. Supramol. Chem. 32, 373–382.

Ndiaye, D., Sy, M., Pallier, A., Même, S., Silva, I. de, Lacerda, S., Nonat, A.M., Charbonnière, L.J., Tóth, É., 2020. Unprecedented Kinetic Inertness for a Mn2+-Bispidine Chelate : A Novel Structural Entry for Mn2+-Based Imaging Agents. Angewandte Chemie International Edition 59, 11958–11963.

Nonat, A.M., Charbonnière, L.J., 2020. Upconversion of light with molecular and supramolecular lanthanide complexes. Coordination Chemistry Reviews 409, 213192.

Price, T.W., Yap, S.Y., Gillet, R., Savoie, H., Charbonnière, L.J., Boyle, R.W., Nonat, A.M., Stasiuk, G.J., 2020. Evaluation of a Bispidine-Based Chelator for Gallium-68 and of the Porphyrin Conjugate as PET/PDT Theranostic Agent. Chemistry – A European Journal 26, 7602–7608.

Novikov, K.V., Kozulin, E.M., Knyazheva, G.N., Itkis, I.M., Karpov, A.V., Itkis, M.G., Diatlov, I.N., Cheralu, M., Gall, B., Asfari, Z., Kozulina, N.I., Kumar, D., Pchelintsev, I.V., Loginov, V.N., Bondarchenko, A.E., Singh, P.P., Vorobiev, I.V., Heinz, S., Trzaska, W.H., Vardaci, E., Tortorelli, N., Borcea, C., Harca, I., 2020. Formation and Decay of the Composite System Z = 120 in Reactions with Heavy Ions at Energies Near the Coulomb Barrier. Bull.Russ.Acad.Sci.Phys. 84, 495–499.

Yeremin, A., Lopes-Martens, A., Hauschild, K., Popeko, A., Malyshev, O., Chepigin, V., Svirikhin, A., Isaev, A., Popov, Yu., Chelnokov, M., Kuznetsova, A., Dorvaux, O., Gall, B., Asfari, Z., Tezekbaeva, M., Piot, J., Antalic, S., 2020. Velocity filter SHELS : Performance and experimental results. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B : Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms 463, 219–220.

M’hanni, N., Galai, M., Ouakki, M., Touhami, M., Rifi, E., Asfari, Z., 2020. Comparative study of the copper inhibition of two [H4L]calixarenic molecules in sulfuric acid medium. International Journal of Corrosion and Scale Inhibition 9, 1037–1048.

M’hanni, N., Galai, M., Anik, T., Touhami, M., Rifi, E.H., Asfari, Z., 2020. Investigation of Calix[4]arene Molecule on Electroless Ni-P Alloy on Carbon Steel Substrate and Evaluation of its Corrosion Resistance in 3% NaCl. Asian Journal of Chemistry 32, 1384–1392.

Shetty, D., Jahović, I., Skorjanc, T., Erkal, T.S., Ali, L., Raya, J., Asfari, Z., Olson, M.A., Kirmizialtin, S., Yazaydin, A.O., Trabolsi, A., 2020. Rapid and Efficient Removal of Perfluorooctanoic Acid from Water with Fluorine-Rich Calixarene-Based Porous Polymers. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 12, 43160–43166.

Shetty, D., Boutros, S., Skorjanc, T., Garai, B., Asfari, Z., Raya, J., Trabolsi, A., 2020. Fast and efficient removal of paraquat in water by porous polycalix[n]arenes (n = 4, 6, and 8). J. Mater. Chem. A 8, 13942–13945.


Asfari, Z., Chan, E.J., Harrowfield, J.M., Skelton, B.W., Sobolev, A.N., Thuéry, P., White, A.H., Asfari, Z., Chan, E.J., Harrowfield, J.M., Skelton, B.W., Sobolev, A.N., Thuéry, P., White, A.H., 2019. Structural Systematics of Lanthanide(iii) Picrate Solvates : Neutral, Mononuclear Ln(pic)3(dimethylsulfoxide)3 Arrays. Aust. J. Chem. 73, 447–454.

Nonat, A. ; Roux, A. ; Sy, M. ; Charbonnière, L.J., 2,4-Substituted bispidines as rigid hosts for versatile applications : from κ-opioid receptor to metal coordination, Dalton Trans., 2019,48, 16476.

Lopez-Martens, A. ; Asfari, Z. et al., Measurement of proton-evaporation rates in fusion reactions leading to transfermium nuclei, Physics Letters B, 2019, 795, 271.

Cardoso Dos Santos, M. ; Runser, A. ; Bartenlian, H. ; Nonat, A. M. ; Charbonnière, L. J. ; Klymchenko, A. S. ; Hildebrandt, N. ; Reisc, A., Lanthanide-Complex-Loaded Polymer Nanoparticles for Background-Free Single-Particle and Live-Cell Imaging, Chem. Mater., 2019, 31, 4034.

Charpentier, C. ; Salaam, J. ; Lecointre, A. ; Jeannin, O. ; Nonat, A. M. ; Charbonnière, L. J., Phosphonated Podant Type Ligand for the Complexation of Lanthanide Cations, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2019, 2168.

Nonat, A. ; Estaban-Gómez, D. ; Laura, V. ; Pérez-Lourido, P. ; Barriada, J. L. ; Charbonnière, L. J. ; Platas-Iglesias, C. ; The role of ligand to metal charge-transfer states on the luminescence of Europium complexes with 18-membered macrocyclic ligands, Dalton Trans., 2019, 48(12), 4035.

Nonat, A. ; Bahamyirou, S. ; Lecointre, A. ; Przybilla, F. ; Mély, Y. ; Platas-Iglesias, C. ; Camerel, F. ; Jeannin, O. ; Charbonnière, L. J., Molecular Upconversion in Water in Heteropolynuclear Supramolecular Tb/Yb Assemblies, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2019, 141, 4, 1568.

L’Her, M. ; Fouchet, J. ; Atoini, Y. ; Heinrich, B. ; Del-Giudice, N. ; Scrafton, E. ; Bordes, E. ; Karmazin, L. ; Charbonnière, L. ; De Cola, L. ; Douce, L., Luminescent Imidazolium-Naphtalene Salts in Liquid and Solid States, New J. Chem., 2019, 43, 12529.

Shetty, D. ; Asfari, Z. ; et al, Thioether-Crown-Rich Calix[4]arene Porous Polymer for Highly Efficient Removal of Mercury from Water, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2019, 11 (13), 12898.


Charbonnière, L. ; Haacke, S., 28th International Conference on Photochemistry (ICP 2017) : an introduction by the Guest Editors, Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 2018, 17, 1280.

Harvey, P. ; Nonat, A. ; Platas-Iglesias, C. ; Natrajan, L. ; Charbonnière, L.J., Luminescence sensing of uranyl by formation of supramolecular complexes with europium, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018 , 57, 9921.

Charbonnière L.J. Bringing upconversion down to the molecular scale, Dalton Trans., 2018, 47, 8566.

Nonat, A. ; Liu, T. ; Elhabiri, M. ; Jeannin, O. ; Camerel, F. ; Charbonnière, L.J., Energy transfer in supramolecular heteronuclear lanthanide dimers and application to fluoride sensing in water Chem. Eur. J. 2018, 24, 3784.

Cardoso Dos Santos, M. ; Goetz, J. ; Bartenlian, H. ; Wong, K.-L. ; Charbonnière, L.J. ; Hildebrandt, N., Autofluorescence-free Live-cell Imaging Using Terbium Nanoparticles Bioconj. Chem. 2018, 29, 1327.

Salaam, J. ; Tabti, L. ; Bahamyirou,S. ; Lecointre, A. ; Hernandez Alba, O. ; Jeannin, O. ; Camerel, F. ; Cianférani, S. ; Bentouhami, E. ; Nonat, A.M. ; Charbonnière, L.J., Formation of mono- and polynuclear luminescent lanthanide complexes based on the coordination of pre-organized phosphonated pyridines, Inorg. Chem. 2018, 57, 6095.

Shetty, D. ; Skorjanc, T. ; Raya, J. ; Sharma, S.K. ; Jahovic, I. ; Polychronopoulou, K. ; Asfari, Z. ; Han, D.S. ; Dewage, S. ; Olsen, J.C. ; Jagannathan, R. ; Kirmizialtin, S. ; Trabolsi, A., Calix[4]arene-Based Porous Organic Nanosheets, ACS Applied Mater. & Inter., 2018, 10, 17359.

Tanaka, T. ; Asfari, Z. ; et al Determination of Fusion Barrier Distributions from Quasielastic Scattering Cross Sections towards Superheavy Nuclei Synthesis, J. Phys. Soc. Jap., 2018, 87, Art. N. : 014201.

Shetty, D. ; Jahovic, I. ; Raya, J. ; Asfari, Z. ; Olsen, J-C. ; Trabolsi, A., Porous Polycalix[4]arenes for Fast and Efficient Removal of Organic Micropollutants from Water, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018, 10 , 2976.


Gavriluta, A., Fix, T., Nonat, A., Slaoui, A., Guillemoles, J. F. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2017). Tuning the chemical properties of europium complexes as downshifting agents for copper indium gallium selenide solar cells. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 5, 14031-14040. doi :

Gillet, R., Roux, A., Brandel, J., Huclier-Markai, S., Camerel, F., Jeannin, O., Nonat, A. M. & Charbonnière, L. J. (2017). A Bispidol Chelator with a Phosphonate Pendant Arm : Synthesis, Cu(II) Complexation, and Cu-64 Labeling. Inorg. Chem. 56, 11738-11752. doi :

Kvíčalová, M., Makrlík, E., Böhm, S., Vaňura, P. & Asfari, Z. (2017). Protonation of calix[4]arene-(2,3-naphthylene-crown-6,crown-6) : Experimental and theoretical study. J. Mol. Struct. 1134, 722-727. doi :

M’hanni, N., Galai, M., Anik, T., Touhami, M. E., Rifi, E. H., Asfari, Z. & Touir, R. (2017). Influence of additives selected calix 4 arenes on electroless copper plating using hypophosphite as reducing agent. Surface & Coatings Technology 310, 8-16. doi :

Roux, A., Gillet, R., Huclier-Markai, S., Ehret-Sabatier, L., Charbonniere, L. J. & Nonat, A. M. (2017). Bifunctional bispidine derivatives for copper-64 labelling and positron emission tomography. Org. Biomol. Chem. 15, 1475-1483. doi :

Souri, N., Tian, P., Platas-Iglesias, C., Wong, K.-L., Nonat, A. & Charbonnière, L. J. (2017). Upconverted Photosensitization of Tb Visible Emission by NIR Yb Excitation in Discrete Supramolecular Heteropolynuclear Complexes. JACS 139, 1456-1459. doi :

Sy, M., Esteban-Gomez, D., Platas-Iglesias, C., Rodriguez-Rodriguez, A., Tripier, R. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2017). Spectroscopic Properties of a Family of Mono- to Trinuclear Lanthanide Complexes. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2122-2129. doi :


Bensenane, B., Asfari, Z., Platas-Iglesias, C., Esteban-Gomez, D., Djafri, F., Elhabiri, M. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2016). Sulphur-rich functionalized calix 4 arenes for selective complexation of Hg2+ over Cu2+, Zn2+ and Cd2+. Dalton Trans. 45, 15211-15224. doi :

Benyettou, F., Zheng, X., Elacqua, E., Wang, Y., Dalvand, P., Asfari, Z., Olsen, J. C., Han, D. S., Saleh, N., Ehabiri, M., Weck, M. & Trabolsi, A. (2016). Redox-Responsive Viologen-Mediated Self-Assembly of CB 7 -Modified Patchy Particles. Langmuir 32, 7144-7150. doi :

Bilbeisi, R. A., Prakasam, T., Lusi, M., El Khoury, R., Platas-Iglesias, C., Charbonnière, L. J., Olsen, J. C., Elhabiri, M. & Trabolsi, A. (2016). C-H center dot center dot center dot anion interactions mediate the templation and anion binding properties of topologically non-trivial metal-organic structures in aqueous solutions. Chem. Sci. 7, 2524-2531. doi :

Fix, T., Nonat, A., Imbert, D., Di Pietro, S., Mazzanti, M., Slaoui, A. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2016). Enhancement of silicon solar cells by downshifting with Eu and Tb coordination complexes. Progress in Photovoltaics 24, 1251-1260. doi :

Goetz, J., Nonat, A., Diallo, A., Sy, M., Sera, I., Lecointre, A., Lefevre, C., Chan, C. F., Wong, K. L. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2016). Ultrabright Lanthanide Nanoparticles. Chempluschem 81, 526-534. doi :

Makrlik, E., Bures, M., Vanura, P. & Asfari, Z. (2016). Calix 4 arene-(1,2-phenylene-crown-6,crown-6) as an extraordinarily effective macrocyclic receptor for the univalent silver cation. Mol. Phys. 114, 2272-2278. doi :

Makrlik, E., Bures, M., Vanura, P. & Asfari, Z. (2016). Extraction and DFT study on interaction of the univalent thallium cation with calix 4 arene-(1,2-phenylene-crown-6,crown-6). J. Mol. Liq. 218, 473-477. doi :

Mattera, L., Bhuckory, S., Wegner, K. D., Qiu, X., Agnese, F., Lincheneau, C., Senden, T., Djurado, D., Charbonniere, L. J., Hildebrandt, N. & Reiss, P. (2016). Compact quantum dot-antibody conjugates for FRET immunoassays with subnanomolar detection limits. Nanoscale 8, 11275-11283. doi :

Nonat, A., Chan, C. F., Liu, T., Platas-Iglesias, C., Liu, Z. Y., Wong, W. T., Wong, W. K., Wong, K. L. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2016). Room temperature molecular up conversion in solution. Nat. Commun. 7, 8. doi :

Shamsipur, M., Allahyari, L., Fasihi, J., Taherpour, A., Asfari, Z. & Valinejad, A. (2016). Study of complexation between two 1,3-alternate calix 4 crown derivatives and alkali metal ions by electrospray ionization mass spectrometry and density functional theory calculations. J. Mol. Struct. 1108, 16-24. doi :

Sy, M., Nonat, A., Hildebrandt, N. & Charbonnière, L. J. (2016). Lanthanide-based luminescence biolabelling. Chem. Commun. 52, 5080-5095. doi :


Brasse, D. & Nonat, A. (2015). Radiometals : towards a new success story in nuclear imaging ? Dalton Trans. 44, 4845-4858. doi :

Elhabiri, M., Abada, S., Sy, M., Nonat, A., Choquet, P., Esteban-Gomez, D., Cassino, C., Platas-Iglesias, C., Botta, M. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2015). Importance of Outer-Sphere and Aggregation Phenomena in the Relaxation Properties of Phosphonated Gadolinium Complexes with Potential Applications as MRI Contrast Agents. Chem. Eur. J. 21, 6535-6546. doi :

Guanci, C., Giovenzana, G., Lattuada, L., Platas-Iglesias, C. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2015). AMPED : a new platform for picolinate based luminescent lanthanide chelates. Dalton Trans. 44, 7654-7661. doi :

Kvicalova, M., Makrlik, E., Vanura, P. & Asfari, Z. (2015). Synergistic extraction of some univalent cations into nitrobenzene by using cesium dicarbollylcobaltate and calix 4 arene-(2,3-naphthylene-crown-6,crown-6). J. Mol. Liq. 209, 149-152. doi :

Makrlik, E., Bohm, S., Kvicalova, M., Vanura, P. & Asfari, Z. (2015). Calix 4 arene-(2,3-naphthylene-crown-6,crown-6) as an extraordinarily efficient macrocyclic receptor for the univalent thallium cation. Mol. Phys. 113, 3264-3270. doi :

Makrlik, E., Vanura, P., Selucky, P. & Asfari, Z. (2015). Calix [4] arene-bis(coumarin-crown-6) as an extraordinarily effective macrocyclic receptor for Cs+, Ag+, and Tl+. J. Inclusion Phenom. Macrocyc. Chem. 81, 169-174. doi :

Morgner, F., Lecointre, A., Charbonniere, L. J. & Lohmannsroben, H. G. (2015). Detecting free hemoglobin in blood plasma and serum with luminescent terbium complexes. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 17, 1740-1745. doi :

Prakasam, T., Lusi, M., Nauha, E., Olsen, J. C., Sy, M., Platas-Iglesias, C., Charbonniere, L. J. & Trabolsi, A. (2015). Dynamic stereoisomerization in inherently chiral bimetallic 2 catenanes. Chem. Commun. 51, 5840-5843. doi :

Roux, A., Nonat, A. M., Brandel, J., Hubscher-Bruder, V. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2015). Kinetically Inert Bispidol-Based Cu(II) Chelate for Potential Application to 64/67CU Nuclear Medicine and Diagnosis. Inorg. Chem. 54, 4431-4444. doi :

Yeremin, A. V., Popeko, A. G., Malyshev, O. N., Gall, B., Asfari, Z., Lopez-Martens, A., Hauschild, K., Dorvaux, O., Gikal, B. N., Bogomolov, S. L., Loginov, V. N., Bondarchenko, A. E., Chepigin, V. I., Svirikhin, A. I., Isaev, A. V., Sokol, E. A., Chelnokov, M. L., Kuznetsov, A. N., Kuznetsova, A. A., Popov, Y. A., Rezynkina, K., Dechery, F., Andel, B., Hofmann, S., Maurer, J., Heinz, S. & Rubert, J. (2015). Experimental tests of the modernized VASSILISSA separator (SHELS) with the use of accelerated 50Ti ions. Phys. Particles Nucl. Lett. 12, 43-47. doi :


Abada, S., Lecointre, A., Christine, C., Ehret-Sabatier, L., Saupe, F., Orend, G., Brasse, D., Ouadi, A., Hussenet, T., Laquerrière, P., Elhabiri, M. & Charbonnière, L. J. (2014). Phosphonated Chelates for Nuclear Imaging. Org. Biomol. Chem. 12, 9601-9620. doi :

Bilbeisi, R. A., Olsen, J. C., Charbonniere, L. & Trabolsi, A. (2014). Self-assembled discrete metal-organic complexes : Recent advances. Inorg. Chim. Acta 417, 79-108. doi :

Brandel, J., Lecointre, A., Kollek, J., Michel, S., Hubscher-Bruder, V., Dechamps-Olivier, I., Platas-Iglesias, C. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2014). Tetraphosphonated thiophene ligand : mixing the soft and the hard. Dalton Trans. 43, 9070-9080. doi :

Cywinski, P. J., Nono, K. N., Charbonniere, L. J., Hammann, T. & Lohmannsroben, H. G. (2014). Photophysical evaluation of a new functional terbium complex in FRET-based time-resolved homogenous fluoroassays. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 16, 6060-6067. doi :

Geissler, D., Linden, S., Liermann, K., Wegner, K. D., Charbonniere, L. J. & Hildebrandt, N. (2014). Lanthanides and Quantum Dots as Forster Resonance Energy Transfer Agents for Diagnostics and Cellular Imaging. Inorg. Chem. 53, 1824-1838. doi :

Liu, T., Nonat, A., Beyler, M., Regueiro-Figueroa, M., Nono, K. N., Jeannin, O., Camerel, F., Debaene, F., Cianferani-Sanglier, S., Tripier, R., Platas-Iglesias, C. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2014). Supramolecular Luminescent Lanthanide Dimers for Fluoride Sequestering and Sensing. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 53, 7259-7263. doi :

Makrlik, E., Bures, M., Vanura, P. & Asfari, Z. (2014). Experimental and theoretical study on complexation of the cesium cation with calix[4]arene-(1,2-phenylene-crown-6,crown-6). Monatsh. Chem. 145, 1395-1399. doi :

Nchimi-Nono, K., Dalvand, P., Wadhwa, K., Nuryyeva, S., Alneyadi, S., Prakasam, T., Fahrenbach, A. C., Olsen, J. C., Asfari, Z., Platas-Iglesias, C., Elhabiri, M. & Trabolsi, A. (2014). Radical-Cation Dimerization Overwhelms Inclusion in n Pseudorotaxanes. Chem. Eur. J. 20, 7334-7344. doi :

Sasmal, A., Bauza, A., Frontera, A., Rizzoli, C., Desplanches, C., Charbonniere, L. J. & Mitra, S. (2014). Relevant and unprecedented C-H/sigma supramolecular interactions involving sigma-aromatic M2X2 cores. Dalton Trans. 43, 6195-6211. doi :

Yahia-Ammar, A., Nonat, A. M., Boos, A., Rehspringer, J.-L., Asfari, Z. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2014). Thin-coated water soluble CdTeS alloyed quantum dots as energy donors for highly efficient FRET. Dalton Trans. 43, 15583-15592. doi :


Charbonniere, L. J., Faulkner, S., Platas-Iglesias, C., Regueiro-Figueroa, M., Nonat, A., Rodriguez-Blas, T., De Blas, A., Perry, W. S. & Tropiano, M. (2013). Ln(2)M complexes (M = Ru, Re) derived from a bismacrocyclic ligand containing a 4,4 ’-dimethyl-2,2 ’-bipyridyl bridging unit. Dalton Trans. 42, 3667-3681. doi :

Maiti, M., Thakurta, S., Sadhukhan, D., Pilet, G., Rosair, G. M., Nonat, A., Charbonnière, L. J. & Mitra, S. (2013). Thermally stable luminescent zinc–Schiff base complexes : A thiocyanato bridged 1D coordination polymer and a supramolecular 1D polymer. Polyhedron 65, 6-15. doi :

Nandy, M., Banerjee, S., Rizzoli, C., Zangrando, E., Nonat, A., Charbonnière, L. J. & Mitra, S. (2013). Syntheses, structural diversity and photo-physical properties of copper(I) and silver(I) coordination polymers based on the pyridine-4-amidoxime ligand. Polyhedron 65, 252-261. doi :

Nchimi-Nono, K., Wegner, K. D., Linden, S., Lecointre, A., Ehret-Sabatier, L., Shakir, S., Hildebrandt, N. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2013). Activated phosphonated trifunctional chelates for highly sensitive lanthanide-based FRET immunoassays applied to total prostate specific antigen detection. Org. Biomol. Chem. 11, 6493-6501. doi :

Pouessel, J., Abada, S., Le Bris, N., Elhabiri, M., Charbonniere, L. J. & Tripier, R. (2013). A new bis-tetraamine ligand with a chromophoric 4-(9-anthracenyl)-2,6-dimethylpyridinyl linker for glyphosate and ATP sensing. Dalton Trans. 42, 4859-4872. doi :

Prakasam, T., Lusi, M., Elhabiri, M., Platas-Iglesias, C., Olsen, J. C., Asfari, Z., Cianferani-Sanglier, S., Debaene, F., Charbonniere, L. J. & Trabolsi, A. (2013). Simultaneous self-assembly of a [2]catenane, a trefoil knot, and a Solomon link from a simple pair of ligands. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 52, 9956-9960. doi :

Regueiro-Figueroa, M., Nonat, A., Rolla, G. A., Esteban-Gomez, D., De Blas, A., Rodriguez-Blas, T., Charbonniere, L. J., Botta, M. & Platas-Iglesias, C. (2013). Self-Aggregated Dinuclear Lanthanide(III) Complexes as Potential Bimodal Probes for Magnetic Resonance and Optical Imaging. Chem. Eur. J. 19, 11696-11706. doi :

Singh, S. K., Asfari, Z. & Trebouet, D. (2013). Recent Advances in the Extraction of Target Metal Ions with Liquid Membrane Processes Incorporating Macrocycle Carriers. Separation and Purification Reviews 42, 28-86. doi :

Starck, M., Charbonniere, L. & Ziessel, R. (2013). Nucleophilic Substitution on Polyfluorinated Pyridine and Pyrimidine Rings for Construction of Lanthanide Ligands. Synthesis-Stuttgart 45, 837-844. doi :

Wang, Q., Nono, K. N., Syrjanpaa, M., Charbonniere, L. J., Hovinen, J. & Harma, H. (2013). Stable and Highly Fluorescent Europium(III) Chelates for Time-Resolved Immunoassays. Inorg. Chem. 52, 8461-8466. doi :


Abada, S., Lecointre, A., Elhabiri, M., Esteban-Gomez, D., Platas-Iglesias, C., Tallec, G., Mazzanti, M. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2012). Highly relaxing gadolinium based MRI contrast agents responsive to Mg2+ sensing. Chem. Commun. 48, 4085-4087. doi :

Christine, C., Koubemba, M., Shakir, S., Clavier, S., Ehret-Sabatier, L., Saupe, F., Orend, G. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2012). Synthesis of an activated phosphonated bifunctional chelate with potential for PET imaging and radiotherapy. Org. Biomol. Chem. 10, 9183-9190. doi :

Faraji, M., Zare, K., Aghaei, H., Farajtabar, A., Asfari, Z. & Gharib, F. (2012). Complexation of p-Sulphonato-calix 6 arene by Glycine, Glycyl-glycine, and Glycyl-glycyl-glycine in Aqueous Solution. J. Solution Chem. 41, 2074-2081. doi :

Greenlees, P. T., Rubert, J., Piot, J., Gall, B. J. P., Andersson, L. L., Asai, M., Asfari, Z., Cox, D. M., Dechery, F., Dorvaux, O., Grahn, T., Hauschild, K., Henning, G., Herzan, A., Herzberg, R. D., Hessberger, F. P., Jakobsson, U., Jones, P., Julin, R., Juutinen, S., Ketelhut, S., Khoo, T. L., Leino, M., Ljungvall, J., Lopez-Martens, A., Lozeva, R., Nieminen, P., Pakarinen, J., Papadakis, P., Parr, E., Peura, P., Rahkila, P., Rinta-Antila, S., Ruotsalainen, P., Sandzelius, M., Saren, J., Scholey, C., Seweryniak, D., Sorri, J., Sulignano, B., Theisen, C., Uusitalo, J. & Venhart, M. (2012). Shell-Structure and Pairing Interaction in Superheavy Nuclei : Rotational Properties of the Z=104 Nucleus (256)Rf. Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 012501. doi :

Legdali, T., Roux, A., Platas-Iglesias, C., Camerel, F., Nonat, A. M. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2012). Substitution-Assisted Stereochemical Control of Bispidone-Based Ligands. J. Org. Chem. 77, 11167-11176. doi :

Maiti, M., Sadhukhan, D., Thakurta, S., Roy, S., Pilet, G., Butcher, R. J., Nonat, A., Charbonniere, L. J. & Mitra, S. (2012). Series of Dicyanamide-Interlaced Assembly of Zinc-Schiff-Base Complexes : Crystal Structure and Photophysical and Thermal Studies. Inorg. Chem. 51, 12176-12187. doi :

Nonat, A., Regueiro-Figueroa, M., Esteban-Gomez, D., De Blas, A., Rodriguez-Blas, T., Platas-Iglesias, C. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2012). Definition of an Intramolecular Eu-to-Eu Energy Transfer within a Discrete Eu2L Complex in Solution. Chem. Eur. J. 18, 8163-8173. doi :

Nonat, A. M., Gateau, C., Fries, P. H., Helm, L. & Mazzanti, M. (2012). New Bisaqua Picolinate-Based Gadolinium Complexes as MRI Contrast Agents with Substantial High-Field Relaxivities. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2049-2061. doi :

Rubert, J., Piot, J., Asfari, Z., Gall, B. J. P., Arje, J., Dorvaux, O., Greenlees, P. T., Koivisto, H., Ouadi, A. & Seppala, R. (2012). First intense isotopic titanium-50 beam using MIVOC method. Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res. 276, 33-37. doi :

Sabatie-Gogova, A., Champion, J., Huclier, S., Michel, N., Pottier, F., Galland, N., Asfari, Z., Cherel, M. & Montavon, G. (2012). Characterization of At- species in simple and biological media by high performance anion exchange chromatography coupled to gamma detector. Anal. Chim. Acta 721, 182-188. doi :

Sadhukhan, D., Rizzoli, C., Garribba, E., Gomez-Garcia, C. J., Yahia-Ammar, A., Charbonniere, L. J. & Mitra, S. (2012). A novel mixed valent Cu-II-Cu-I 2D framework made of a hydrazone and mu-SCN bridged metallacyclic loops cross-linked by mu(3)-SCN chains. Dalton Trans. 41, 11565-11568. doi :

Varenne, F., Bourdillon, M., Meyer, M., Lin, Y., Brellier, M., Baati, R., Charbonniere, L. J., Wagner, A., Doris, E., Taran, F. & Hagege, A. (2012). Capillary electrophoresis-inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry hyphenation for the determination at the nanogram scale of metal affinities and binding constants of phosphorylated ligands. J. Chromatogr. A 1229, 280-287. doi :


Abada, S., Lecointre, A., Dechamps-Olivier, I., Platas-Iglesias, C., Christine, C., Elhabiri, M. & Charbonniere, L. (2011). Highly stable acyclic bifunctional chelator for Cu-64 PET imaging. Radiochim. Acta 99, 663-678. doi :

Albaraka, Z., Singh, S. K., Ghnimi, S., Asfari, Z. & Trebouet, D. (2011). Studies on the Extraction-Simultaneous Back-Extraction of Alkali Metal Picrates Using 1,3 Bis-Benzo-Crown-6-Calix [4] Arene in Hollow-Fiber Contactors. Solvent Extr. Ion Exch. 29, 534-550. doi :

Charbonnière, L. J. (2011). Luminescent Lanthanide Labels. Current Inorganic Chemistry 1, 2-16. doi :

El Moll, H., Semeril, D., Matt, D., Charbonniere, L. & Toupet, L. (2011). Infinite terbium(III) chains formed from a tetra-phosphorylated resorcinarene cavitand. Dalton Trans. 40, 4391-4393. doi :

Lima, L. M. P., Lecointre, A., Morfin, J. F., De Blas, A., Visvikis, D., Charbonniere, L. J., Platas-Iglesias, C. & Tripier, R. (2011). Positively Charged Lanthanide Complexes with Cyclen-Based Ligands : Synthesis, Solid-State and Solution Structure, and Fluoride Interaction. Inorg. Chem. 50, 12508-12521. doi :

Nchimi Nono, K., Lecointre, A., Regueiro-Figueroa, M., Platas-Iglesias, C. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2011). Nonmacrocyclic Luminescent Lanthanide Complexes Stable in Biological Media. Inorg. Chem. 50, 1689-1697. doi :

Regueiro-Figueroa, M., Bensenane, B., Ruscsak, E., Esteban-Gomez, D., Charbonniere, L. J., Tircso, G., Toth, I., De Blas, A., Rodriguez-Blas, T. & Platas-Iglesias, C. (2011). Lanthanide dota-like Complexes Containing a Picolinate Pendant : Structural Entry for the Design of Ln(III)-Based Luminescent Probes. Inorg. Chem. 50, 4125-4141. doi :

Sadhukhan, D., Ray, A., Pilet, G., Rosair, G. M., Garribba, E., Nonat, A., Charbonniere, L. J. & Mitra, S. (2011). Cobalt(II), Manganese(IV) Mononuclear and Zinc(II) Symmetric Dinuclear Complexes of an Aliphatic Hydrazone Schiff Base Ligand with Diversity in Coordination Behaviors and Supramolecular Architectures : Syntheses, Structural Elucidations, and Spectroscopic Characterizations. Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn. 84, 764-777. doi :

Sadhukhan, D., Ray, A., Rosair, G., Charbonniere, L. & Mitra, S. (2011). A Two-Dimensional Zinc(II)-Schiff Base Coordination Polymer Formed by Six-Membered Metallacyclic Repeating Motif : Structural Aspects, Thermal and Photophysical Properties. Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn. 84, 211-217. doi :

Sahari, S., Taghdiri, M., Alizadeh, K., Asfari, Z. & Shamsipur, M. (2011). Synthesis, Complexation and Use of Calix 4 crown-6 as a Novel Neutral Ionophore for the Preparation of a Selective and Sensitive PVC-Membrane Potentiometric Sensor for Ba2+ Ion. J. Iran. Chem. Soc. 8, 879-888.

Starck, M., Kadjane, P., Bois, E., Darbouret, B., Incamps, A., Ziessel, R. & Charbonniere, L. J. (2011). Towards Libraries of Luminescent Lanthanide Complexes and Labels from Generic Synthons. Chem. Eur. J. 17, 9164-9179. doi :


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