Publications

  1. Biomimetic regioselective and high-yielding Cu(I)-catalyzed dimerization of sinapate esters in green solvent Cyrene™: towards sustainable antioxidant and anti-UV ingredients, Matthieu Mention, Amandine Lea Flourat, Cedric Peyrot, Florent Allais, Green Chem., 2020, 22, 2077.
  2. Sustainable Synthesis of p-Hydroxycinnamic Diacids through Proline-Mediated Knoevenagel Condensation in Ethanol: An Access to Potent Phenolic UV Filters and Radical Scavengers, Benjamin Rioux, Cédric Peyrot, Matthieu M. Mention, Fanny Brunissen, Florent Allais, Antioxidants 2020, 9(4), 331.
  3. Conservation of ultrafast photoprotective mechanisms with increasing molecular complexity in sinapoyl malate derivatives, Lewis A. Baker, Michael Staniforth, Amandine L. Flourat, Florent Allais, Vasilios G. Stavros, ChemPysChem, 2020, 21, 2006.
  4. On the origin of the shift between vertical excitation and band maximum in molecular photoabsorption, Shuming Bai, Ritam Mansour, Ljiljana Stojanović, Josene M. Toldo, Mario Barbatti, Mol. Model. 2020, 26, 107.
  5. Exploring the photochemistry of an ethyl sinapate dimer: An attempt towards a better ultraviolet filter, Michael D. Horbury, Matthew A. P. Turner, Jack S. Peters, Matthieu Mention, Amandine L. Flourat, Nicholas D. M. Hine, Florent Allais, Vasilios G. Stavros, Frontiers in Chemistry, 2020, 8, 633.
  6. Insights into the photoprotection mechanism of the UV filter homosalate, Emily L. Holt, Konstantina M. Krokidi, Matthew A. P. Turner, Piyush Mishra, Timothy S. Zwier, Natércia d. N. Rodrigues, Vasilios G. Stavros, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2020, 22, 15509.
  7. Simulation of Excitation by Sunlight in Mixed Quantum-Classical Dynamics, Mario Barbatti, J. Chem. Theory Comput., 2020, 16(8), 4849.
  8. Innovative Bio-Based Organic UV-A and Blue Light Filters from Meldrum’s Acid, Cédric Peyrot, Matthieu M. Mention, Fanny Brunissen, Patrick Balaguer, Florent Allais, Molecules, 2020, 25(9), 2178.
  9. Computational and experimental characterization of novel ultraviolet filters, Jack M. Woolley, Raúl Losantos, Diego Sampedro, Vasilios G. Stavros, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2020, 22, 25390.
  10. Excited-state dynamics of isolated and (micro)solvated methyl sinapate: the bright and shady sides of a natural sunscreen, Jiayun Fan, Wim Roeterdink, Wybren Jan Buma, Molecular Physics, 2020, 1-2, e1825850.
  11. Sinapic Acid Esters: Octinoxate Substitutes Combining Suitable UV Protection and Antioxidant Activity, Cédric Peyrot, Matthieu M. Mention, Fanny Brunissen, Florent Allais, Antioxidants, 20209(9), 782.
  12. New Generation UV-A Filters: Understanding Their Photodynamics on a Human Skin Mimic, Temitope T. Abiola, Natércia d. N. Rodrigues, Casey Ho, Daniel J. L. Coxon, Michael D. Horbury, Josene M. Toldo, Mariana T. do Casal, Benjamin Rioux, Cédric Peyrot, Matthieu M. Mention, Patrick Balaguer, Mario Barbatti, Florent Allais, Vasilios G. Stavros, Phys. Chem. Lett. 2021, 12(1), 337.
  13. Mechanistic Aspects of the Photophysics of UVA Filters Based on Meldrum Derivatives, Josene M. Toldo, Mariana T. do Casal, Mario Barbatti, J. Phys. Chem. A, 2021, 125(25), 5499.