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  • Dr Dario M. Bassani Senior Scientist CNRS (DR2)

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    Institut des Sciences Moléculaires CNRS UMR 5255 351 Cours de la Libération 33400 Talence France

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    PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 2005 Directeur de Recherche CNRS 2ère Classe

    1997 Chargé de Recherche CNRS 1ère Classe

    1995 UNIVERSITÉ LOUIS PASTEUR, STRASBOURG, FRANCE Pierre and Marie Curie Research Fellow Laboratoire de Chimie Supramoléculaire, Dir. Pr. J.-M. Lehn

    1993 UNIVERSITY of BASLE, SWITZERLAND Hoffman La Roche Research Fellow, Institute of Physical Chemistry, Dir. Pr. H. J. Wirz

    ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE 2002 Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches ; Université Bordeaux 1

    1993 Doctorate in Chemistry (Ph.D.) Northwestern University, USA, Dir. Pr. F. D. Lewis

    1988 Licence en Chimie (Grande Distinction) Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium

    1986 Candidat en Chimie (Distinction) Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium

    APPOINTMENTS Associate Editor, Photochemical and Photobiological Sciences, Royal Chemical Society (2007- ) Associate Editor, Chemical Physics Letters, Elsevier (2012- ) Member of Section 13 of the CNRS Comité National (2006 – 2008, 2012 – 2016) Chairman, XXV IUPAC Symposium on Photochemistry (2014) Steering Committee member for ESF INIF initiative on Solar Fuels (2006 -2010) Représentant grand Sud-Ouest pour le Groupe Français de Photochimie

    DISTINCTIONS 2005 Swiss Chemical Society Grammaticakis-Neumann Prize 2004 French Chemical Society Physical Chemistry Division Award 2003 Inter-American Photochemical Society Young Investigator Award 1999 MNERT ACI Young Investigator 1995 Pierre et Marie Curie Fellow 1993 Roche Research Fellow. Hoffman la Roche Foundation 1992 1st Prize, Meeting in Miniature. Northwestern University.

    RESEARCH TOPICS • Design and synthesis of photoactive architectures

    • Molecular and supramolecular photochemistry : Control of excited-state processes via non-bonded interactions, substrate-induced receptor synthesis.

    • Photochemical nanoscience : Self-assembled photovoltaic devices, molecular heterojunctions.

    • Molecular motion : Light-induced changes in the morphology of supramolecular aggregates.

    • Molecular electronics : Self-assembly of electro-and photoactive architectures included into organic electronic devices.

    PUBLICATIONS 1. Uyxing Vongsaysy, Bertrand Pavageau, Guillaume Wantz, Dario M. Bassani, Laurent Servant, Hany Aziz "Guiding the selection of processing additives for increasing the efficiency of bulk heterojunction polymeric solar cells" Adv. Energ. Mat. 2013, accepted.

    2. Galina V. Dubacheva, Mélanie Devynck, Guillaume Raffy, Lionel Hirsch, André Del Guerzo, Dario M. Bassani "Probing Lateral Charge Transport in Single Molecule Layers. How Charge is Transported Over Long Distances in Fullerene Self-Assembled Monolayers" Small 2013, accepted.

    3. Chih-Kai Liang, Galina V. Dubacheva, Thierry Buffeteau, Dominique Cavagnat, Philippe Hapiot, Bruno Fabre, James H. R. Tucker, and Dario M. Bassani "Reversible control over molecular recognition in surface-bound photoswitchable hydrogen-bonding receptors. Towards Read – Write – Erase molecular printboards" Chem. Eur. J. 2013 in press.

    4. Bruno Fabre, Dario M. Bassani, Chih-Kai Liang, Sébastien Lhenry, and Philippe Hapiot "Photodimerization and Micropatterning of Anthracene Appended Receptors Covalently Bound to Silicon Surfaces. En Route to Write-Read-Erase Molecular Print Board" J. Phys. Chem. C 2013, 117, 12725 – 12734.

    5. Sabareesh K. P. Velu, Minhao Yan, Kuo-Pi Tseng, Ken-Tsung Wong, Dario M. Bassani, Pierre Terech "Spontaneous formation of artificial vesicles in organic media through hydrogen-bonding interactions" Macromolecules 2013, 46, 1591 – 1598.

    6. Y. A. Tobon, C. Etrillard, O. Nguyen, J.-F. Létard, V. Faramarzi, J.-F. Dayen, B. Doudin, D. M. Bassani, F. Guillaume "Resonance Raman Study of spin-crossover [Fe(Htrz)2(trz)](BF4).H2O particles coated with gold" Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2012, 5837 – 5842.

    7. Ming-Cheng Kuo, Hsiao-Fan Chen, Jing-Jong Shyue, Dario M. Bassani, Ken-Tsung Wong "In-situ reversible conversion of porphyrin aggregate morphologies" Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 8051-8053.

    8. Jack Manchester, Dario M. Bassani, Jean-Louis H. A. Duprey, Luciana Giordano, Joseph S. Vyle, Zheng-yun Zhao, and James H. R. Tucker "Photo-controlled Duplex Formation and Binding-controlled Photochromism using Anthracene-modified DNA" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 10791 – 10794.

    9. Guillaume Raffy, Debdas Ray, Cheng-Che Chu, André Del Guerzo, Dario M. Bassani "Effect of Hydrogen-Bonding on the Excited-State Reactivity of Fullerene Derivatives and its Impact on the Control of the Emission Polarization from Photopolic Single Crystals" Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2012, 14, 8859 - 8865. (Special issue on hydrogen bonding effects on excited states)

    10. Galina V. Dubacheva, Chih-Kai Liang, Dario M. Bassani Functional monolayers from carbon nanostructures – fullerenes, carbon nanotubes, and graphene – as novel materials for solar energy conversion Coord. Chem. Rev. 2012, 256, 2628 - 2639.

    11. Alexander G. Russell, Matthew J. Sadler, Helen J. Laidlaw, Agustín Gutiérrez-Loriente, Christopher W. Wharton, David Carteau, Dario M. Bassani, John S. Snaith "Photorelease of Tyrosine from Alpha-Carboxy-6-nitroveratryl (αCNV) Derivatives" Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 2012, 11, 556 – 563. (special issue on photoremovable protecting groups).

    12. Guillaume Raffy, Debdas Ray, Cheng-Che Chu, André Del Guerzo, Dario M. Bassani "Controlling the emission polarization from single crystals using light : Towards photopolic materials" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2011, 50, 9584 - 9588 (Hot Paper).

    13. Diana Siretanu, Dongfeng Li, Lionel Buisson, Dario M. Bassani, Stephen M. Holmes, Corine Mathonière, Rodolphe Clérac "Controlling Thermally Induced Electron-Transfer in Cyano-Bridged Molecular Squares : from Solid State to Solution" Chem. Eur. J. 2011, 17, 11704 – 11708.

    14. Kuo-Pi Tseng, Fu-Chuan Fang, Jing-Jong Shyue, Ken-Tsung Wong, Guillaume Raffy, André Del Guerzo, Dario M. Bassani "Spontaneous generation of highly emissive RGB organic nano-spheres" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2011, 50, 7032-7036 (Hot Paper).

    15. Dario M. Bassani, Chih-Kai Liang, Debdas Ray, Bruno Fabre, Fei Hui, and Philippe Hapiot "Anthracene- and anthracene:C60 adduct-terminated monolayers covalently bound to hydrogen-terminated silicon surfaces" J. Phys. Chem. B, 2011, 115, 1476-14796.

    16. Jean-Louis H. A. Duprey, Zheng-yun Zhao, Dario M. Bassani, Jack Manchester, Joseph S. Vyle, and James H. R. Tucker "Detection of DNA base variation and DNA base methylation at a single nucleotide site using a highly sensitive fluorescent probe" Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 6629-6631.

    17. Debdas Ray, Chih-Kai Liang, Nathan D. McClenaghan, Dario M. Bassani "Organic and Supramolecular Materials for LED and Photovoltaic Applications" Curr. Phys. Chem. 2011, 1, 169 – 180 (Special issue on new trends in photophysics).

    18. Jean-Louis H. A. Duprey, Dario M. Bassani, Eva Hyde, Christian, Ludwig, Joseph S. Vyle, John Wilkie, Zheng-yun Zhao, and James. H. R. Tucker "Anthracene Modified Oligonucleotides as Fluorescent DNA Mismatch Sensors : Discrimination Between Various Base Pair Mismatches" Supramol. Chem., 2011, 23, 273-277.

    19. Debdas Ray, Colette Belin, Fei Hui, Bruno Fabre, Philippe Hapiot, and Dario M. Bassani "Direct formation of fullerene monolayers using [4+2] Diels-Alder cycloaddition" Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 2547-2549 (Special issue on carbon nanostructures)

    20. Cheng-Che Chu, Guillaume Raffy, Debdas Ray, André Del Guerzo, Brice Kauffmann, Guillaume Wantz, Lionel Hirsch, and Dario M. Bassani "Self-assembly of supramolecular fullerene ribbons via hydrogen-bonding interactions and their impact on fullerene electronic interactions and charge carrier mobility" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2010, 132, 12717-12723

    21. Alexander G. Russell, Maria-Eleni Ragoussi, Rui Ramalho, Christopher W. Wharton, David Carteau, Dario M. Bassani, and John S. Snaith "Alpha-Carboxy-6-nitroveratryl (α−CNV) : A Photolabile Protecting Group for Carboxylic Acids" J. Org. Chem., 2010, 75, 4648 - 4651. (Communication)

    22. Dario M. Bassani, Laura Jonusauskaite, Aurélie Lavie-Cambot, Nathan D. McClenaghan, Jean-Luc Pozzo, Debdas Ray, Guillaume Vives "Harnessing supramolecular interactions in organic solid-state devices : current status and future potential" Coord. Chem. Rev., 2010, 254, 2429–2445.

    23. Sabine Manet, Yevgen Karpichev, Dario Bassani, Roni Kiagus-Ahmad, and Reiko Oda Counteranion Effect on Micellization of Cationic Gemini Surfactants 14-2-14 : Hofmeister and Other Counterions Langmuir, 2010, 26, 10645 - 10656.

    24. Rony Kiagus Ahmad, Delphine Faure, Pascale Goddard, Reiko Oda and Dario M. Bassani "Photosensitive vesicles from a cis-azobenzene gemini surfactant show high photoresponse" Org. Biomol. Chem., 2009, 7, 3173 - 3178. (Special issue S. Shinkai)

    25. Vincent Darcos, Chih-Hao Huang, Nathan McClenaghan, Yann Molard, James H. R. Tucker, Yolanda Vida Pol, Ezequiel Perez-Inestrosa, Dario M. Bassani “Shining light on supramolecular assemblies” Pure Appl. Chem., 2009, 81, 1677 – 1685.

    26. Fu-Chuan Fang, Cheng-Che Chu, Chih-Hao Huang, Guillaume Raffy, André Del Guerzo, Ken-Tsung Wong, and Dario M. Bassani “Versatile one-step introduction of multiple hydrogen-bonding sites onto extended π-conjugated systems” Chem. Commun., 2008, 6369 – 6371.

    27. Aurélie Lavie-Cambot, Martine Cantuel, Yoann Leydet, Gediminas Jonusauskas, Dario M Bassani, Nathan D McClenaghan "Improving the Photophysical Properties of Copper(I) bis(phenanthroline) Complexes" Coord. Chem. Rev., 2008, 252, 2572 – 2584.

    28. Marie Geoffroy, Delphine Faure, Reiko Oda, Dario M. Bassani, and Damien Baigl "Photocontrol of Genomic DNA Conformation using a Photosensitive Gemini Surfactant : Binding Affinity versus Reversibility" ChemBioChem., 2008, 9, 2382 – 2385.

    29. Nicolas Marquestaut, Amanda Martin, David Talaga, Laurent Servant, Serge Ravaine, Stéphane Reculusa, Dario M. Bassani, Elizabeth Gillies, François Lagugné-Labarthet "Raman Enhancement of Azobenzene Monolayers on Substrates Prepared by Langmuir-Blodgett Deposition and E-beam lithography Techniques" Langmuir, 2008, 24, 11313 – 11321.

    30. Cheng-Che-Chu, Dario M. Bassani "Challenges and Opportunities for Photochemists on the Verge of Solar Energy Conversion" Photochem. Photobiol Sci. 2008, 7, 521 – 530. (Top 3 most accessed articles in 2008)

    31. David Carteau, Dario Bassani, Isabelle Pianet "The “Ouzo effect” : following the spontaneous emulsification of trans-anethole in water by NMR" C. R. Acad. Sci. 2008, 11, 493 – 498.

    32. Emanuela Berni, Brice Kauffmann, Chunyan Bao, Julien Lefeuvre, Dario Bassani, Ivan Huc "Assessing the Mechanical Properties of a Molecular Spring" Chem. Eur. J. 2007, 13, 8463 – 8469.

    33. Yoann Leydet, Dario M. Bassani, Gediminas Jonusauskas, Nathan D. McClenaghan "Equilibration between Three Different Excited-States in a Bichromophoric Copper (I) Polypyridine Complex" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 8688 – 8689.

    34. David Carteau, Pascal Brunerie, Bruno Guillemat, Dario M. Bassani "Photochemistry in everyday life : The effect of spontaneous emulsification on the photochemistry of trans-anethole" Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 2007, 6, 423 – 430. (Special issue V. Balzani)

    35. David Carteau, Isabelle Pianet, Pascal Brunerie, Bruno Guillemat, Dario M. Bassani "Probing the initial events in the spontaneous emulsification of trans-anethole using dynamic NMR spectroscopy" Langmuir 2007, 23, 3561-3565.

    36. Yoann Leydet, Francisco M. Romero-Salguero, Dario M. Bassani, Nathan D. McClenaghan "Excited-state equilibration in a meso-/microporous material-hosted bichromophoric [Ruthenium (2,2’-bipyridine)3]2+ : Reversible energy transfer and photosensitized electron pumping" Inorganic Chimica Acta, 2007, 360, 3, 987 – 994.

    37. Nina Moran, Dario M. Bassani, Jean-Pierre Desvergne, Sonja Keiper, Philip A. S. Lowden, Joseph S. Vyle and James H. R. Tucker "Detection of a single DNA base-pair mismatch using an anthracene-tagged fluorescent probe" Chem. Commun. 2006, 5003 - 5005.

    38. Yann Molard, Dario M. Bassani, Jean-Pierre Desvergne and James H. R. Tucker "Structural Effects on the Ground and Excited State Properties of Photoswitchable Hydrogen-Bonding Receptors" J. Org. Chem. 2006, 71, 8523 – 8531.

    39. Chih-Hao Huang, Nathan D. McClenaghan, Alexander Kuhn, Georges Bravic, Dario M. Bassani "Hierarchical self-assembly of all-organic photovoltaic devices" Tetrahedron 2006, 62, 2050 - 2059. (Special issue on fullerenes)

    40. Chih-Hao Huang and Dario M. Bassani "Exciting Supramolecular Architectures : Light-induced processes and synthetic transformations in non-covalent assemblies" Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2005, 4041 - 4050.

    41. Chih-Hao Huang, Nathan D. McClenaghan, Alexander Kuhn, Johannes W. Hofstraat and Dario M. Bassani "Enhanced Photovoltaic Response in Hydrogen-Bonded All-Organic Devices" Org. Lett, 2005, 7, 3409 - 3412.

    42. Ronan Baron, Chih-Hao Huang, Dario M. Bassani, Avital Onopriyenko, Maya Zayats, and Itamar Willner "H-Bonded CdS Nanoparticle Assemblies on Electrodes for Photoelectrochemical Applications" Angew. Chemie, Int. Ed. 2005, 44, 4010 – 4015.

    43. Nathan D. McClenaghan, Zacharias Grote, Karine Darriet, Michael Zimine, René M. Williams, Luisa De Cola, and Dario M. Bassani "Supramolecular Control of Oligothienylenevinylene-Fullerene Interactions : Evidence for a Ground-State EDA Complex" Org. Lett. 2005, 7, 807 - 810

    44. Delphine Faure, Julien Gravier, Thomas Labrot, Bernard Desbat, Reiko Oda and Dario M. Bassani "Photoinduced morphism of gemini surfactant aggregates" Chem. Commun. 2005, 1167 - 1169.

    45. Yann Molard, Dario M. Bassani, Jean-Pierre Desvergne, Peter N. Horton, Michael B. Hursthouse, and James H. R. Tucker "Photorelease of an Organic Molecule in Solution : Light-triggered Blockage of a Hydrogen-bonding Receptor Site" Angew. Chemie, Int. Ed. 2005, 44, 2 - 5.

    46. Laura Goracci, Raimondo Germani, Gianfranco Savelli, Dario M. Bassani " Hoechst 33258 as a pH-sensitive probe to study the interaction of amine oxide surfactants with DNA" ChemBioChem. 2005, 6, 197 – 203.

    47. Nathan D. McClenaghan, Dario M. Bassani “Photocapture of Dynamic Hydrogen-Bonded Assemblies“ Int. J. Photoenergy, 2004, 6, 185 – 192.

    48. Yolanda Vida Pol, Rafael Suau, Ezequiel Perez-Inestrosa and Dario M. Bassani "Synergistic effects in controlling excited-state photodimerisation using multiple supramolecular interactions" Chem. Commun. 2004, 1270 – 1271.

    49. McClenaghan, N. D. ; Absalon, C. ; Bassani, D. M. “Facile Synthesis of a Fullerene-Barbituric Acid Derivative and Supramolecular Catalysis of Its Photoinduced Dimerization” J. Am. Chem. Soc. (Communication) 2003, 125, 13004-13005

    50. Vincent Darcos, Kirsten Griffith, Xavier Sallenave, Jean-Pierre Desvergne, Carine Guyard-Duhayon, Bernold Hasenknopf, Dario M. Bassani “Supramolecular control of [2 + 2] photodimerization via hydrogen bonding” Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 2003, 11, 1152 – 1162.

    51. Dario M. Bassani, Jean-Marie Lehn, Scolastica Serroni, Fausto Puntoriero, Sebastiano Campagna “Homo- and Heterometallic [2+2] Grid Arrays Containing RuII, OsII, and FeII Subunits and their Mononuclear RuII and OsII Precursors : Synthesis, Absorption Spectra, Redox Behavior, and Luminescence Properties” Chem. Eur. J. 2003, 23, 5936-5946.

    52. M. El Azami, N. Bitit, A. Kerbal, S. Lahlou, S. A. Lyazidi, J.-P. Desvergne, H. Bouas-Laurent and D. Bassani "Hammett type correlations for intramolecular charge transfer (ICT) dipole moments of 4-substituted 9-styrylacridines in the ground stateand in the excited state" Heterocycles 2001, 55, 2325 - 2340.

    53. Bernhard Witulski, Michael Weber, Uwe Bergsträßer,Jean-Pierre Desvergne, Dario M. Bassani and Henri Bouas-Laurent "Novel Alkali Cation Chemosensors Based on N-9-anthrylaza-crown Ethers" Org. Lett. (Communication) 2001, 3, 1467 - 1470.

    54. Dario M. Bassani, Xavier Sallenave, Vincent Darcos and Jean-Pierre Desvergne "Photochemical template-assisted synthesis of a uracil vs. thymine receptor" Chem. Commun. 2001, 1446 - 1447.

    55. Dario M. Bassani, Vincent Darcos, Sarah Mahony, and Jean-Pierre Desvergne "Supramolecular Catalysis of Olefin [2+2] Photodimerization" J. Am. Chem. Soc. (Communication) 2000, 122, 8795 - 8796.

    56. M. Garcia, D. M. Bassani, J.-M. Lehn, G. Baum, D. Fenske "Self-Assembly of Multi-component Lead(II) Complexes of Cylindrical Architecture" Chem. Eur. J. 1999, 5, 1234 - 1238.

    57. M. Garcia, Francisco J. Romero-Salguero, D. M. Bassani, J.-M. Lehn, G. Baum, D. Fenske "Self-Assembly and Characterization of Multimetallic Grid-Type Lead(II) Complexes" Chem. Eur. J. 1999, 5, 1803 - 1808.

    58. Witulsky, Y. Zimmermann, V. Darcos, J.-P. Desvergne, Dario M. Bassani, H. Bouas-Laurent "N-(9-Anthryl)aza-18-crown-6 : Palladium-Catalyzed Synthesis, Photophysical Properties and Cation Binding Ability" Tetrahedron Lett. 1998, 39, 4807 - 4808.

    59. Dario M. Bassani, Jean-Marie Lehn, Katharina Fromm, and Dieter Fenske "Toposelective Self-Assembly of [2 X 2] Grid-Type Inorganic Arrays Containing Different Octahedral Metallic Centres" Angew. Chemie Int. Ed. Engl. 1998, 37, 2364 - 2367.

    60. Dario M. Bassani, Jean-Marie Lehn, Gerhard Baum, and Dieter Fenske "Designed Generation of an Extended Helical Structure from an Achiral Polyheterocyclic Strand" Angew. Chemie Int. Ed. Engl. 1997, 36, 1845 - 1847.

    61. Dario M. Bassani, Jean-Marie Lehn "Synthesis and Helical Self-Organization of Achiral Polyheterocyclic Pyridine-Pyrimidine Strands" Bull. Soc. Chim. Fr. 1997, 134, 897 - 906.

    62. Dario M. Bassani, Remo Hochstrasser, Werner Leupin and Jakob Wirz "Synthesis of Pyrene-Acridine Bis-Intercalators and the Effect of Binding to DNA" J. Photochem. Photobiol. 1996, 100, 65 -76.

    63. Frederick D. Lewis, Dario M. Bassani, Eric L. Burch, Bliss E. Cohen, Jeffrey A. Engleman, G. Dasharatha Reddy, Siegfried Schneider, Wighard Jaeger, Peter Gedeck, Michael Gahr "Photophysics and Photochemistry of Intramolecular Stilbene-Amine Exciplexes" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1995, 117, 660 - 669.

    64. Frederick D. Lewis,Taifen Wu, Eric L. Burch, Dario M. Bassani, Jye-Shane Yang, Siegfried Schneider, Wighard Jaeger, and Robert E. Letsinger "Hybrid Oligonucleotides Containing Stilbene Units. Excimer Fluorescence and Photodimerization" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1995, 117, 8785 - 8792.

    65. Frederick D. Lewis, G. Dasharatha Reddy, Dario M. Bassani, Siegfried Schneider and Michael Gahr "Chain-Length- and Solvent-Dependent Intramolecular Proton Transfer in Styrene-Amine Exciplexes" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1994, 116, 597 - 605.

    66. Frederick D. Lewis and Dario M. Bassani "Formation and Behavior of 1-Arylpropene-Amine Exciplexes" J. Photochem. Photobiol. A : Chem. 1994, 81, 13 - 20.

    67. Frederick D. Lewis, Dario M. Bassani, Richard A. Caldwell and David J. Unett "Singlet State cis, trans Isomerization of 1-Arylpropenes" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1994, 116, 10477 - 10485.

    68. Frederick D. Lewis, G. Dasharatha Reddy and Dario M. Bassani "Exciplex Conformational Control of Intramolecular Photoaddition Regioselectivity" J. Am. Chem. Soc. (Communication) 1993, 115, 6468 - 6469.

    69. Frederick D. Lewis, Dario M. Bassani and G. Dasharatha Reddy "Intramolecular Photoaddition of Secondary α-(Aminoalkyl)styrenes" J. Org. Chem. (Communication) 1993, 58, 6390 - 6393.

    70. Frederick D. Lewis and Dario M. Bassani "Singlet State Cis-Trans Photoisomerization of 1-Phenylpropene" J. Am. Chem. Soc. (Communication) 1993, 115, 7523 - 7524.

    71. Frederick D. Lewis, Dario M. Bassani and G. Dasharatha Reddy "Styrene-Amine and Stilbene-Amine Intramolecular Addition Reactions" Pure Appl. Chem. 1992, 64, 1271 - 1277.

    72. Frederick D. Lewis and Dario M. Bassani "Formation and Decay of Styrene Amine Exciplexes" J. Photochem. Photobiol. A : Chem. 1992, 66, 43 - 52.

    73. Frederick D. Lewis, G. Dasharatha Reddy, Dario Bassani, Siegfried Schneider and Michael Gahr "Photophysical and Photochemical Behavior of Inter- and Intramolecular Styrene-Amine Exciplexes" J. Photochem. Photobiol. A : Chem. 1992, 65, 205 - 220.

    Articles in non-reviewed journals 1. Dario M. Bassani "Molecular wires get connected Nature 2011, 480, 326.

    2. David Carteau, Isabelle Pianet, DarioM. Bassani "A toast to dynamic NMR spectroscopy : towards a better comprehension of palatable emulsions" Spectroscopy Europe, 2009, 4, 11 – 14.

    3. Dario M. Bassani, Jean-Paul Collin "Nanosciences et Lumière" Actualité Chimique 2008, 317, 46.

    4. D. M. Bassani "The Emergence of Photochemical Nanoscience" Chimia 2006, 60, 175.

    Book chapters 1. Dario M. Bassani "Photodimerization of Cinnamic Acid Derivatives" in CRC Handbook of Organic Photochemistry and Photobiology, 2nd ; W. M. Horsepool, F. Lenci, Eds., 2003, Ch. 20.

    2. Dario M. Bassani " Templating photoreactions in solution through weak interactions " in Supramolecular Effects in Photochemistry ; V. Ramamurthy, Y. Inue, Eds., Wiley, 2011.

    3. Dario M. Bassani "Recent Trends of Supramolecular Photovoltaic Systems " in Supramolecular Soft Matter : Applications in Materials and Organic Electronics ; T. Nakanishi, Ed. 2011.

    MEDIA REPORTS CNRS "CHEMISTRY : The Tie that Switches the Bond" Phil. D. Szuromi Science 2000, 289, 1655 (in Editors’ Choice : Highlights of the recent literature)

    "Le Pastis, à éclairer avec moderation" Fabrice Demarthon, Vie des Labos, Le Journal du CNRS, N°210-211, Juillet-Août 2007

    "Keeping the ’ooh’ in ouzo" Rachel Warfield, Chem. Sci. 2007, 4 (4), C26. Actualités Recherche : "La lumière nuit au verre de pastis" Sciences et Avenir, Septembre 2007, p. 24

    "The Ouzo Effect" David Bradley, Spectroscopy NOW, March 15, 2008.