Optical sensors for the detection of trace chloroform.


Optical thin film sensors have been developed to detect chloroform in aqueous and nonaqueous solutions. These sensors utilize a modified Fujiwara reaction, one of the only known methods for detecting halogenated hydrocarbons in the visible spectrum. The modified Fujiwara reagents, 2,2'-dipyridyl and tetra-n-butyl ammonium hydroxide (n-Bu4NOH or TBAH), are… (More)
DOI: 10.1021/ac503920c


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@article{Fong2015OpticalSF, title={Optical sensors for the detection of trace chloroform.}, author={Jonathan K Fong and Justin K Pena and Zi-Ling Xue and Maksudul Alam and Uma Sampathkumaran and Kisholoy Goswami}, journal={Analytical chemistry}, year={2015}, volume={87 3}, pages={1569-74} }