Articles

Shape memory polyurethane microcapsules with active deformation. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2020, (12), 47059-47064.

Solid materials with near‐infrared‐induced fluorescence modulation. Adv. Opt. Mater. 2020, 2001063.

Highly transparent photochromic films with tunable and fast solution-like response. Mater. Horiz. 2020, (7), 2749-2759.

Ultrasound-assisted exfoliation of a layered 2D coordination polymer with HER electrocatalytic activity. Ultrason. Sonochem. 2020, (70), 105292.

Luminescent silicon-based nanocarrier for drug delivery in colorectal cancer cells. Dyes Pigm. 2020, (181), 108393.

Pathway selection as a tool for crystal defect engineering: A case study with a functional coordination polymer. Appl. Mater. Today 2020, (89), 100632.

Bioinspired functional catechol derivatives through simple thiol conjugate addition. Chem. Eur. J. 2019, (25), 12367-12379.

Delamination of 2D coordination polymers: The role of solvent and ultrasound. Ultrason. Sonochem. 2019, (55), 186-195.

Color-tunable white-light-emitting materials based on liquid-filled capsules and thermally responsive dyes. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2019, (11), 17751–17758.

Solid materials with tunable reverse photochromism. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2019, (11), 11884–11892.

Thermal control of intermolecular interactions and tuning of fluorescent-state energies. Phys. Chem. C 2019, (123), 4632–4637.

Sustainable synthesis of luminescent CdTe quantum dots coated with modified silica mesoporous nanoparticles: Towards new protein scavengers and smart drug delivery carriers. Dyes Pigm. 2019, (161), 360-369.

The chemistry behind catechol-based adhesion. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, (58), 696-714.

Versatile iron-catechol-based nanoscale coordination polymers with antiretroviral ligand functionalization and their use as efficient carriers in HIV/AIDS therapy. Biomater. Sci. 2019, (7), 178-186.

Molecular-based upconversion in homo/heterogeneous liquids and in micro/nanostructured solid materials. Dalton Trans. 2018, (47), 8557-8565.

Biochemical and MALDI-TOF mass spectrometric characterization of a novel native and recombinant cystine knot miniprotein from Solanum tuberosum subsp. andigenum cv. Churqueña. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2018, (19), 678.

A hexa-quinoline based C3-symmetric chemosensor for dual sensing of zinc (II) and PPi in an aqueous medium via chelation induced “OFF–ON–OFF” emission. Dalton Trans. 20018, (47), 6819-6830.

Crystal structure and mechanism of human carboxypeptidase O: Insights into its specific activity for acidic residues. PNAS 2018, (115), 201803685.

Carbon nanotube-based nanocomposite sensor tuned with a catechol as novel electrochemical recognition platform of uranyl ion in aqueous samples. Sens. Actuators B Chem. 2018, (273), 1807-1815.

Dual T1/T2 Nanoscale coordination polymers as novel contrast agents for MRI: A preclinical study for brain tumor ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2018, (10), 38819–38832.

Solvent-tuned supramolecular assembly of fluorescent catechol/pyrene amphiphilic molecules. Eur. J. Chem. 2018, (24), 14724-14732.

Surface functionalization of metal-organic frameworks for improved moisture resistance. J. Vis. Exp. 2018, (139), e58052.

Off/On fluorescent nanoparticles for tunable high-temperature threshold sensing. Adv. Funct. Mater. 2018, (28), 1801492.

Spin-crossover in an exfoliated 2D coordination polymer and its implementation in thermochromic films. ACS Appl. Nano Mater. 2018, (1), 2662–2668.

Pt(IV)-based nanoscale coordination polymers: Antitumor activity, cellular uptake and interactions with nuclear DNA Chem. Eng. J. 2018, (273), 1807-1815.

Sonochemical synthesis of two novel Pb(II) 2D metal coordination polymer complexes: New precursor for facile fabrication of lead(II) oxide/bromide micro-nanostructures. Ultrason. Sonochem. 2018, (42), 310-319.

Sonochemical synthesis of a novel nanoscale 1D lead(II) [Pb2(L)2(I)4]n coordination polymer, survey of temperature, reaction time parameters. Ultrason. Sonochem. 2018, (42), 320-326.

Sonochemical synthesis of optically tuneable conjugated polymer nanoparticles. Part. Part. Syst. Charact. 2018, (35), 1700322.

Dual-fluorescent nanoscale coordination polymers via a mixed-ligand synthetic strategy and their use for multichannel imaging. ChemNanoMat. 2018, (4), 183-193.

Polydopamine-like coatings as payload gatekeepers for mesoporous silica nanoparticles. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2018, (10), 7661–7669.

Polyamide-polyamine cryptand as dicarboxylate receptor: Dianion binding studies in the solid state, in solution, and in the has phase. J. Org. Chem 2017, (82), 10007-10014.

Photochromism of dihydroazulene-based polymeric thin films. Dyes Pigm. 2017, (145), 359-364.

Surface functionalization of metal–organic framework crystals with catechol coatings for enhanced moisture tolerance. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2017, (9), 44641–44648.

Bioinspired catechol-based systems: Chemistry and applications. Biomimetics 2017, (2), 25.

Copolymerization of a catechol and a diamine as a versatile polydopamine-like platform for surface functionalization: The case of a hydrophobic coating. Biomimetics 2017, (2), 22.

Replacing nitrogen by sulfur: From structurally disordered eumelanins to regioregular thiomelanin polymers. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2017, (18), 2169.

Synthesis and characterization of PtTe2 multi-crystallite nanoparticles using organotellurium nanocomposites. Sci. Rep. 2017, (7), 9889.

Sonochemical synthesis, characterization, and effects of temperature, power ultrasound and reaction time on the morphological properties of two new nanostructured mercury(II) coordination supramolecule compounds. Ultrason. Sonochem. 2017, (37), 382-393.

Recent advances in porous nanoparticles for drug delivery in antitumoral applications: inorganic nanoparticles and nanoscale metal-organic frameworks. Expert Opin. Drug Deliv. 2017, (14), 783-796.

Synthesis of polydopamine‐like nanocapsules via removal of a sacrificial mesoporous silica template with water. Eur. J. Chem. 2017, (23), 2753-2758.

Ligand and solvent effects in the formation and self-assembly of a metallosupramolecular cage. New J. Chem. 2017, (41), 1179-1185.

Dynamics of novel photoactive AgCl microstars and their environmental applications ChemNanoMat. 2017, (3), 65-71.

Temperature-controlled switchable photochromism in solid materials. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, (21), 15268-15272.

High-throughput topographic, mechanical, and biological screening of multilayer films containing mussel-inspired biopolymers. Adv. Funct. Mater. 2016, (25), 2745-2755.

Synthesis of nanoscale coordination polymers in femtoliter reactors on surfaces. ACS Nano 2016, (10), 3206–3213.

Thermally switchable molecular upconversion emission. Chem. Mater. 2016, (28), 738–745.

Nanoscale coordination polymers obtained in ultrasmall liquid droplets on solid surfaces and its comparison to different synthetic volume scales. RSC Adv. 2016, (6), 76666-76672.

Reactions in ultra-small droplets by tip-assisted chemistry. Chem. Commun. 2016, (52), 11617-11626.

Coordination polymers built from 1,4-bis(imidazol-1-ylmethyl)benzene: From crystalline to amorphous. Dalton Trans. 2016, (45), 11233-11255.

Switchable colloids, thin-films and interphases based on metal complexes with non-innocent ligands: the case of valence tautomerism and their applications. J. Mater. Chem. C 2016, (273), 1807-1815.

Biocompatible polydopamine-like particles for the removal of heavy metals at extremely low concentrations. RSC Adv. 2016, (6), 40058-40066.

Design and synthesis of a noninnocent multitopic catechol and pyridine mixed ligand: Nanoscale polymers and valence tautomerism. Inorg. Chem. 2015, (54), 6776–6781.

Covalent grafting of coordination polymers on surfaces: The case of hybrid valence tautomeric interphases. Eur. J. Chem. 2015, (21), 10094-10099.

Liquid-filled valence tautomeric microcapsules: A solid material with solution‐Like Behavior Adv. Funct. Mater. 2015, (25), 4129-4134.

Dual T1/T2 MRI contrast agent based on hybrid SPION@coordination polymer nanoparticles. RSC Adv. 2015, (5), 86779-86783.

Carboxyl Group (-CO2H) functionalized coordination polymer nanoparticles as efficient platforms for drug delivery. Eur. J. Chem. 2014, (17), 15443-15450.

Mussel-inspired hydrophobic coatings for water-repellent textiles and oil removal. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2014, (6), 17616-17625.

Controlling spin transition in one-dimensional coordination polymers through polymorphism. Inorg. Chem. 2014, (53), 8742-8748.

Bioinspired catechol-terminated self-assembled monolayers with enhanced adhesion properties. Small 2014, (10), 1594-1602.

Synthesis of polydopamine at the femtoliter scale and confined fabrication of Ag nanoparticles on surfaces. Chem. Commun. 2014, (50), 12548-12551.

Coordination polymer particles with ligand-centred pH-responses and spin transition. Chem. Commun. 2014, (50), 14570-14572.

Improving catalase-based propelled motor endurance by enzyme encapsulation. Nanoscale 2014, (6), 8907-8913.

Hydrophobic coordination polymer nanoparticles and application for oil-water separation. RSC Adv. 2014, (273), 1807-1815.

Effect of surfactants on the performance of tubular and spherical micromotors – a comparative study. RSC Adv. 2014, (4), 20334-20340.

Encapsulation and release mechanisms in coordination polymer nanoparticles. Eur. J. Chem. 2013, (19), 17508-17516.

Coordination polymer nanoparticles in medicine. Coord. Chem. Rev. 2013, (257), 2839-2847.

Liquid-filled capsules as fast responsive photochromic materials. Adv. Opt. Mater. 2013, (1), 631-636.

Surface-confined molecular coolers for cryogenics. Adv. Mater. 2013, (25), 2984-2988.

Robust spin crossover platforms with synchronized spin switch and polymer phase transition. Sci. Rep. 2013, (3), 1708.

Versatile nanostructured materials via direct reaction of functionalized catechols. Adv. Mater. 2013, (25), 2066-2070.

Catechol-based biomimetic functional materials. Adv. Mater. 2013, (25), 653-701.

Mn12 single molecule magnets deposited on μ-SQUID sensors: The role of interphases and structural modifications. Nanoscale 2013, (5), 12565-12573.

Controlled positioning of nanoparticles on graphene by noninvasive AFM lithography. Langmuir 2012, (28), 12400-12409.

Asymmetric hybrid silica nanomotors for capture and cargo transport: Towards a novel motion-based DNA sensor. Small 2012, (8), 2053-2059.

Structuration and integration of magnetic nanoparticles on surfaces and devices. Small 2012, (8), 1465-1491.

Switchable self-assembly of a bioinspired alkyl catechol at a solid/liquid interface: Competitive interfacial, noncovalent, and solvent interactions. Eur. J. Chem. 2012, (18), 3056-3063.

Self-assembly of alkylcatechols on HOPG investigated by scanning tunneling microscopy and molecular dynamics simulations. CrystEngComm. 2012, (14), 264-271.

Self-assembly of a catechol-based macrocycle at the liquid-solid interface: experiments and molecular dynamics simulations. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2012, (14), 11937-11943.

Advances on structuring, integration and magnetic characterization of molecular nanomagnets on surfaces and devices. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2013, (41), 258-302.

Ultrasensitive broad band SQUID microsusceptometer for magnetic measurements at very low temperatures. IEEE Trans. Appl. Supercond. 2011, (21), 345-348.

Alternating current magnetic susceptibility of a molecular magnet submonolayer directly patterned onto a micro superconducting quantum interference device. Appl. Phys. Lett. 2011, (99), 032504.

Multiplexed arrays of chemosensors by parallel Dip-Pen nanolithography. Chem. Commun. 2011, (47), 6864-6866.

Assisted-assembly of coordination materials into advanced nanoarchitectures by Dip Pen nanolithography. Chem. Commun. 2011, (47), 5175-5177.

Coexistence of two thermally induced intramolecular electron transfer processes in a series of metal complexes [M(Cat‐N‐BQ)(Cat‐N‐SQ)]/[M(Cat‐N‐BQ)2] (M=Co, Fe, and Ni) bearing non-innocent catechol-based ligands: A combined experimental and theoretical study. Eur. J. Chem. 2010, (16), 6666-6677.

Metal-radical chains based on polychlorotriphenylmethyl radicals: Synthesis, structure, and magnetic properties. Inorg. Chem. 2010, (49), 3482-3488.

Effect of crystalline disorder on quantum tunneling in the single-molecule magnet Mn12 benzoate. Phys. Rev. B 2010, (81), 014427.

Controlling the number of proteins with Dip-Pen nanolithography. Adv. Mater. 2010, (19), 352-355.

Structuration of pH-responsive fluorescent molecules on surfaces by soft lithographic techniques. Nanoscale 2010, (2), 1781-1788.

Nanoscale positioning of inorganic nanoparticles using biological ferritin arrays fabricated by Dip-Pen nanolithography. Scanning 2010, (32), 35-41.

Coordination polymer particles as potential drug delivery systems. Chem. Commun. 2010, (46), 4737-4739.

Alignment of magnetic anisotropy axes in crystals of Mn12 acetate and Mn12-tBuAc molecular nanomagnets: Angle-dependent ac susceptibility study. Phys. Rev. B 2009, (80), 224428.

Morphological investigation of Mn12 single-molecule magnets adsorbed on Au(111). Langmuir 2009, (25), 10107-10115.

Particle-size dependence of magnetization relaxation in Mn12 crystals. Phys. Rev. B 2009, (79), 214404.

Specific solvent effects on the intramolecular electron transfer reaction in a neutral ferrocene donor polychlorotriphenylmethyl acceptor radical with extended conjugation. Solid State Sci. 2009, (11), 786-792.

Solvent effects on valence tautomerism: A comparison between the interconversion in solution and solid state. Solid State Sci. 2009, (11), 793-800.

Metal-organic spheres as functional systems for guest encapsulation. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2009, (48), 2325-2329.

Acetylcholinesterase as an amyloid enhancing factor in PrP82-146 aggregation process. Mol. Cell. Neurosci. 2009, (40), 217-224.

Exchange bias in a superspin glass system of Co particles in Mn matrix. J.Phys D: Appl.Phys. 2008, (41), 13.

A three-dimensional lanthanide-organic radical open-framework. Chem. Commun. 2008, (27), 160-3162.

Nanosized trigonal prismatic and antiprismatic CuII coordination cages based on tricarboxylate linkers. Dalton Trans. 2008, (13), 1679-1682.

pH-responsive fluorescent nanoarrays fabricated by direct-write parallel Dip-Pen nanolithography. Small 2008, (4), 2131-2135.

Catechol derivatives as fluorescent chemosensors for wide-range pH detection. Eur. J. Chem 2008, (14), 9754-9763.

Magnetic behaviour of Mn12 single-molecule magnet nanospheres. Inorg. Chim. Acta 2008, (361), 3951-3956.

Valence tautomerism: More actors than just electroactive ligands and metal ions. C. R. Chim. 2008, (11), 1137-1154.

Intramolecular electron transfer in the mixed-valence [Co(3,5-DTBCat)(3,5-DTBSQ)(bpy)] complex: Beyond valence tautomerism. Inorg. Chim. Acta 2008, (361), 3403-3409.

Magnetism and magnetic resonance studies of single-molecule magnets in polymer matrices. Inorg. Chim. Acta 2008, (361), 3714-3717.

Synthesis, X-ray structure and reactivity of a sterically protected azobisphenol ligand: On the quest for new multifunctional active ligands. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2008, (14), 2278-2285.

Surface-structured molecular sensor for the optical detection of acidity. Langmuir 2008, (24), 2963-2966.

Valence-tautomeric metal-organic nanoparticles. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2008, (47), 1857-1860.

Single-molecule magnet behaviour in metal-organic nanospheres generated by simple precipitation of Mn12O12 clusters. Chem. Commun. 2008, (10), 1202-1204.

A hexacarboxylic open-shell building block: Synthesis, structure and magnetism of a three-dimensional metal-radical framework. J. Mater. Chem. 2008, (18), 98-108.

Structural and magnetic modulation of a purely organic open framework by selective guest inclusion. Eur. J. Chem. 2007, (13), 8153-8163.

Advances on the nanostructuration of magnetic molecules on surfaces: The case of single-molecule magnets (SMM). Chem. Commun. 2007, (36), 3699-3707.

Self-assembly of carboxylic substituted PTM radicals: From weak ferromagnetic interactions to robust porous magnets. Polyhedron 2007, (26), 1934-1948.

New insights into the thermal stability of Mn12 clusters: The case of complex [Mn12O12(O2CC[triple bond]-CH)16(H2O)4] x 3H2O and its thermolysis derived [Mn3(O2CC[triple bond]CH)6(H2O)4] x 2H2O complex. Dalton Trans. 2007, (23), 2450-2456.

Solvent tuning from normal to inverted marcus region of intramolecular electron transfer in ferrocene-based organic radicals. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, (129), 6117-6129.

High-frequency ESR and frequency domain magnetic resonance spectroscopic studies of single molecule magnets in frozen solution. Phys. Rev. B 2007, (75), 104403.

First-row transition-metal complexes based on a carboxylate polychlorotriphenylmethyl radical:  Trends in metal-radical exchange interactions. Inorg. Chem. 2007, (46), 1627-1633.

Old materials with new tricks: Multifunctional open-framework materials. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2007, (273), 1807-1815.

A new hexaferrocene complex with a [M33-O)]7+ core. Inorg. Chem. 2006, (45), 10443–10445.

Three-dimensional six-connecting organic building blocks based on polychlorotriphenylmethyl units-synthesis, self-assembly, and magnetic properties. Eur. J. Chem. 2006, (12), 9238-9253.

Ordered patterning of nanometric rings of single molecule magnets on polymers by lithographic control of demixing. J. Phys. Chem. B 2006, (110), 11607-11610.

Controlled crystallization of Mn12 single-molecule magnets by compressed CO2 and its influence on the magnetization relaxation. J. Mater. Chem. 2006, (16), 2612-2617.

Influence of bridge topology and torsion on the intramolecular electron transfer. Faraday Discuss. 2006, (131), 291-305.

2-D Self-assembly of the bis(phthalocyaninato)terbium(III) single-molecule magnet studied by scanning tunnelling microscopy. Chem. Commun. 2006, (27), 2866-2868.

Long-range ferromagnetism of Mn12 acetate single-molecule magnets under a transverse magnetic field. Phys. Rev. Lett. 2005, (95), 227202.

An unusually stable trinuclear manganese(II) complex bearing bulk carboxylic radical ligands. Inorg. Chem. 2005, (44), 6936-6938.

Carboxylic-substituted polychlorotriphenylmethyl radicals, new organic building-blocks to design nanoporous magnetic molecular materials. C. R. Chim. 2005, (8), 1213-1225.

Valence Ttautomerism: New challenges for electroactive ligands. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2005, (15), 2957-2971.

Magnetic information storage on polymers by using patterned aingle-molecule magnets. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2005, (44), 888-892.

Ferrocene triphenylmethyl radical donor-acceptor compounds. Towards the development of multifunctional molecular switches. Arkivoc 2005, (9), 104-114.

Trihaloacetic acids: an investigation of steric and inductive ligand effects on the synthesis of [Mn12O12(O2CCX3)16(H2O)4] single-molecule magnets. New J. Chem. 2005, (29), 499-503 .

Hydrogen-bonded self-assemblies in a polychlorotriphenylmethyl radical derivative substituted with six meta-carboxylic acid groups. Chem. Commun. 2005, (38), 4801-4803.

Self-organization of Mn12 single-molecule magnets into ring structures induced by breath-figures as templates. Chem. Commun. 2005, (45), 5615-5617.

Coexistence of ferro- and antiferromagnetic interactions in a metal-organic radical-based (6,3)-helical network with large channels. Chem. Commun. 2005, (40), 5035-5037.