Maximizing the Thiol-Activated Photodynamic and Fluorescence Imaging Functionalities of Theranostic Reagents by Modularization of the Bodipy-based Dyad Triplet Photosensitizers.

Jianzhang Zhao,* Ling Huang, Xiaoneng Cui, Shujing Li and Huijian Wu.* .

J. Mater. Chem. B, 2015, 3, 9194–9211.


Triplet Excited State of Bodipy: Formation, Modulation and Application.

Jianzhang Zhao,* Kejing Xu, Wenbo Yang, Zhijia Wang and Fangfang Zhong. .

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44, 8904–8939. Review Article.


Controlling Triplet-Triplet Annihilation Upconversion by Tuning the PET in Aminomethyleneanthracene Derivatives.

Kejing Xu, Jianzhang Zhao,* Daniel Escudero, Zafar Mahmood and Denis Jacquemin.* .

J. Phys. Chem. C, 2015, 119, 23801–23812.


Chiral Recognition Using Fluorescent Boronic Acids Chemosensors.

Poulomi Majumdar, Caishun Zhang and Jianzhang Zhao.* .

Invited book chapter in 'Boron: Sensing, Synthesis and Supramolecular Self-Assembly'. RSC book, 2015, Page 182-200. Edited by Prof. Tony James, John Fossey and Meng Li. © The Royal Society of Chemistry 2016


Triplet–Triplet Energy Transfer Study in Hydrogen Bonding Systems.

Zhijia Wang, Jianzhang Zhao* and Song Guo. .

Chimia, 2015, 69, 524–529. Supramolecular Chemistry Special Issue (Edited by Prof. Bruno Therrien), Invited Article.


Broadband Visible Light-Harvesting Triplet Photosensitizers.

Jianzhang Zhao.* .

European Photochemistry Association (EPA) News Letter, June 2015, 88, 13–19. Invited Review Article.


H2O2-activated Triplet–triplet Annihilation Upconversion via Modulation of the Fluorescence Quantum yields of the Triplet Acceptor and the Triplet–triplet-energy-transfer Efficiency.

Renjie Tao, Jianzhang Zhao,* Fangfang Zhong, Caishun Zhang, Wenbo Yang and Kejing Xu. .

Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 12403–12406.


Broadband N^N Pt(II) Bisacetylide Visible Light-Harvesting Complex with Heteroleptic Bodipy Acetylide Ligands.

Fangfang Zhong, Ahmet Karatay, Liang Zhao, Jianzhang Zhao,* Cheng He, Caishun Zhang, Halime Gul Yaglioglu, Ayhan Elmali, Betül Kücükz and Mustafa Hayvalic.* .

Inorg. Chem., 2015, 54, 7803–7817.


Application of Singlet Energy Transfer in Triplet State Formation: Broadband Visible light-Absorbing Triplet Photosensitizers, Molecular Structure Design, Related Photophysics and Applications.

Xiaoneng Cui, Caishun Zhang, Kejing Xu and Jianzhang Zhao.* .

J. Mater. Chem. C, 2015, 3, 8735–8759. Invited Review Article.


Preparation of Bodipy-Ferrocene Dyads and Modulation of the Singlet/Triplet Excited State of Bodipy via Electron Transfer and Triplet Energy Transfer.

Xueyan Wu, Wenting Wu, Xiaoneng Cui, Jianzhang Zhao* and Mingbo Wu.* .

J. Mater. Chem. C., 2015, in press. Shape-Responsive Fluorophores Special Issue. Edited by Prof. Benzong Tang and Prof. Kyril Solntsev. Invited Article.


Near–IR Broadband Absorbing Trans Bisphosphine Pt(II) Bisacetylide Complexes: Preparation and Study of the Photophysics.

Wenbo Yang, Ahmet Karatay, Jianzhang Zhao,* Jian Song, Liang Zhao, Yongheng Xing,* Caishun Zhang, Cheng He, Halime Gul Yaglioglu, Mustafa Hayvali,* Ayhan Elmali, and Betül Kücükoz. .

Inorg. Chem., 2015, 54, 7492–7505.


Diiodobodipy-styrylbodipy Dyads: Preparation and Study of the Intersystem Crossing and Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer.

Zhijia Wang, Yun Xie, Kejing Xu, Jianzhang Zhao* and Ksenija D. Glusac.* .

J. Phys. Chem. A, 2015, 119, 6791–6806.


Thiol-Activated Triplet–Triplet Annihilation Upconversion: Study of the Different Quenching Effect of Electron Acceptor on the Singlet and Triplet Excited States of Bodipy.

Caishun Zhang, Jianzhang Zhao,* Xiaoneng Cui, and Xueyan Wu. .

J. Org. Chem. ,2015, 80, 5674–5686.


Visible Light-Harvesting Transition Metal Complexes for Triplet–Triplet Annihilation Upconversion.

By Poulomi Majumdar and Jianzhang Zhao*..

Book Chapter: Organometallics and Related Molecules for Energy Conversion. Springer, 2015 (Edited By Wai-Yeung Wong). Chapter 7, Page 171-206.


Molecular Structure-Intersystem Crossing Relationship of Heavy Atom-Free BODIPY Triplet Photosensitizers.

Shaomin Ji,* Jie Ge, Daniel Escudero, Zhijia Wang, Jianzhang Zhao,* and Denis Jacquemin.* .

J. Org. Chem., 2015, 80, 5958–5963.


Broadband Visible Light-Harvesting Naphthalenediimide (NDI) Triad: Study of the Intra-/Intermolecular Energy/Electron Transfer and the Triplet Excited State.

Shuang Wu, Fangfang Zhong, Jianzhang Zhao,* Song Guo, Wenbo Yang and Tom Fyles. .

J. Phys. Chem. A, 2015, 119, 4787–4799.


Bodipy-C60 Triple Hydrogen Bonding Assembly as Heavy Atom-Free Triplet Photosensitizers: Preparation and Study of the Singlet/Triplet Energy Transfer.

Song Guo, Liang Xu, Kejing Xu, Jianzhang Zhao,* Betül Kücükz, Ahmet Karatay, Gul Yaglioglu, Mustafa Hayvali, Ayhan Elmali.

Chem. Sci., 2015, in press.


DiiodoBodipy-Perylenebisimide Dyad/Triad: Preparation and Study of the Intramolecular and Intermolecular Electron/Energy Transfer.

Zafar Mahmood, Kejing Xu, Betül Kücükoz, Xiaoneng Cui, Jianzhang Zhao,* Zhijia Wang, Ahmet Karatay, Halime Gul Yaglioglu, Mustafa Hayvali,* and Ayhan Elmali.

J. Org. Chem., 2015, 80, 3036-3049.


DiiodoBodipy-Rhodamine Dyads: Preparation and Study of the Acid-Activatable Competing Intersystem Crossing and Energy Transfer Processes.

Kejing Xu, Yun Xie, Xiaoneng Cui, Jianzhang Zhao* and Ksenija D. Glusac.*

J. Phys. Chem. B, 2015, 119, 4175–4187.


Synergetic effect of C*N^N/C^N^N coordination and the arylacetylide ligands on the photophysical properties of cyclometalated platinum complexes.

Wenting Wu, Xueyan Wu, Jianzhang Zhao* and Mingbo Wu.*

J. Mater. Chem. C, 2015, 3, 2291–2301.


Switching of the photophysical properties of Bodipy-derived trans bis(tributylphosphine) Pt(II) bisacetylide complexes with rhodamine as the acid-activatable unit.

Poulomi Majumdar, Xiaoneng Cui, Kejing Xu and Jianzhang Zhao.*

Dalton Trans., 2015, 44, 4032–4045.


Switching of the Triplet-Triplet-Annihilation Upconversion with Photoresponsive Triplet Energy Acceptor: Photocontrollable Singlet/Triplet Energy Transfer and Electron Transfer.

Kejing Xu, Jianzhang Zhao,* Xiaoneng Cui, and Jie Ma.

J. Phys. Chem. A, 2015, 119, 468-481.


2-(2-Hydroxyphenyl)-benzothiazole (HBT)-Rhodamine Dyad: Acid-switchable Absorption and Fluorescence of Excited-State Intramolecular Proton Transfer (ESIPT).

Poulomi Majumdar and Jianzhang Zhao.*

J. Phys. Chem. B, 2015, 119, 2384-2394. ESIPT special Issue.


Photoswitching of triplet–triplet annihilation upconversion showing large emission shifts using a photochromic fluorescent dithienylethene-Bodipy triad as a triplet acceptor/emitter.

Kejing Xu, Jianzhang Zhao,* Xiaoneng Cui and Jie Ma.

Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 1803-1806.


Switching of the Triplet Excited State of Rhodamine/Naphthaleneimide Dyads: An Experimental and Theoretical Study.

Xiaoneng Cui, Jianzhang Zhao,* Zhangrong Lou, Shujing Li, Huijian Wu* and Ke-li Han.*

J. Org. Chem., 2015, 80, 568-581.


Switch the triplet excited state of the C60-dimethylaminostyryl bodipy dyads/triads.

Ling Huang and Jianzhang Zhao.*

J. Mater. Chem. C., 2015, 3, 538-550.