Realization of Optical Network Structures for Robust Films through Immobilization of Europium Complexes

  • Qin Wen
  • Wanqiang Liu
  • Yuhui ZhengEmail author
  • Jinwei GaoEmail author


In this study, the bio-inspired self-cracking substrate can be employed as a template to control the formation of a robust mirco-patterning film. Uniform materials with variable diameters are achieved by optimizing the egg white/water ratios and reaction temperature. The incorporated europium ions exhibit its typical f-f transitions in patterned films. Moreover, the mechanical property and excellent transmittance features have been demonstrated. The current approach can be extended to design two-dimensional nanofabrication of different materials.


Micropatterning Luminescence Microstructure 



J. W. thanks grants from National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)-Guangdong Joint funding support (No. U1801256) and Innovation team project by the Department of Education of Guangdong Province (2016KCXTD009). Y. H. appreciates National Natural Science Foundation of China (No 21371063). X. Y. thanks for the support of Innovation Project of Graduate School of South China Normal University (2018LKXM028).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Key Laboratory of Theoretical Chemistry of Environment, Ministry of Education, School of Chemistry and EnvironmentSouth China Normal UniversityGuangzhouPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.School of Chemistry and Chemical EngineeringHunan University of Science and TechnologyXiangtanPeople’s Republic of China
  3. 3.Guangdong Provincial Engineering Technology Research Center For Transparent Conductive MaterialsSouth China Normal UniversityGuangzhouChina

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