Fernando Jorge da Silva Pina

Professor Catedrático
Secção de Química

Publicações Representativas

F. Pina, M. Maestri, V. Balzani
Photochromic systems based on synthetic flavylium compounds and their potential use as molecular-level memory devices, Handbook of Photochemistry and Photobiolog
in Handbook of Photochemistry and Photobiology, Cap. 9, ed. H. S. Nalwa, ASP, Vol. 3, 411-449 (2003).

A. Bencini, M. A. Bernardo, A. Bianchi, E. Garcia-España, C. Giorgi, (...)
Sensing Cations and Anions by Luminescent Polyamine Receptors in Solution
in Advances in Supramolecular Chemistry, Cap. 3, ed. G. Gokel, Cerberus Press., Vol. 8, 79-130 (2002).

M. Maestri, F. Pina, V. Balzani
Multistate/Multifunctional Molecular Level Systems. Photochromic Flavylium Compounds
in "Molecular Switches", Cap. 10, ed. Ben Feringa,, Wiley-VCH, 309-334 (2001).

"Thermal and Photochemical Properties of 4’,7-dihydroxyflavylium in Water-Ionic Liquids Biphasic Systems. A Novel Approach to Write-Read-Erase Molecular Switching System"
F. Pina, J. C. Lima. A. J. Parola, C. A. M. Afonso
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2004, Vol. 43, 1525-1527.

"Multistate/Multifunctional Systems. A Thermodynamic, Kinetic and Photochemical investigations on the 4’-Dimethylaminoflavylium Compound"
Ana Roque, Carlos Lodeiro, Fernando Pina, Mauro Maestri, Paolo Passani(...)
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2003, Vol. 125, 987-994.

"Artificial Chemical systems capable of mimicking some elementary properties of neurons"
F. Pina, M. J. Melo, M. Maestri, P. Passaniti, V. Balzani
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2000, Vol. 122, 4496-4498.

"Photochromism of 4(prime)-methoxyflavylium perchorate. A " write-lock-read-unlock-erase" molecular switching device"
F. Pina, M. J. Melo, M. Maestri, R. Ballardini, V. Balzani
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1997, Vol. 119, 5556-5561.

"Photoinduced Electron and Energy Transfer Processes of Biacetyl Imprisioned in a Hemicarcerand"
A. J. Parola, F. Pina, E. Ferreira, M. Maestri, V. Balzani
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1996, Vol. 118, 11610-11616.

"Photochromism of the synthetic 4(prime),7-dihydroxyflavylium chloride"
P. Figueiredo, J. C. Lima, H. Santos, M. C. Wigand, R. Brouillard, A. (...)
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1994, Vol. 116, 1249-1254.

"“Protonation and Zn(II) Coordination by Dipyridine-containing Macrocycles with Different Molecular Architecture. A Case of pH-controlled Metal Jumping Outside/Inside the Macrocyclic Cavity”"
C. Lodeiro;, A. J. Parola; F. Pina; C. Bazzicalupi; A. Bencini; A. Bi(...)
Inorg. Chem., 2001, Vol. 40, 2968-2975.