Perfluorobenzophenone was used in the synthesis of fluorinated acridones and acridines. Fluorinated polyetherketones prepared from decafluorobenzophenone. Laser pulse excitation of decafluorobenzophenone (DFB) in acetonitrile yields the triplet 3DFB.
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