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The Chemistry of Macrocyclic Ligand Complexes

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  • Date Published: February 2011
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  • isbn: 9780511868412

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  • This book contains an overview of complex formation by macrocyclic ligand systems. The study of macrocyclic chemistry represents a major area of activity which impinges on a range of other areas in both chemistry and biochemistry. The field has characteristically yielded many interesting and unusual compounds. The text discusses the structures and properties of macrocyclic compounds; the synthesis of macrocycles; polyether crown and related systems; metal-ion and molecular recognition (host-guest chemistry); as well as kinetic, thermodynamic and electrochemical aspects of a range of macrocyclic systems. A discussion of the different categories of naturally occurring macrocycles is also included. Specialist and non-specialist alike will find this a useful text. Apart from serving as a convenient reference for established workers in the field, it should also prove useful to new graduate students as well as to researchers from other areas who seek a general introduction to the subject. The topics discussed also provide a suitable basis for a senior undergraduate or graduate course in macrocyclic chemistry and inorganic complexes.

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    ' … a trend setter which is destined to be a classic in its time.' J. Fraser Stoddart, Angewante Chemie

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    • Date Published: February 2011
    • format: Adobe eBook Reader
    • isbn: 9780511868412
    • availability: This ISBN is for an eBook version which is distributed on our behalf by a third party.
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    1. What is different about macrocyclic ligand complexes?
    2. Synthetic procedures
    3. Macrocyclic systems - some further categories
    4. The metal-ion chemistry of polyether and related macrocyclic systems
    5. Host-guest chemistry: macrocyclic hosts and non-metallic guests
    6. Thermodynamic considerations
    7. Kinetic and mechanistic considerations
    8. Redox properties
    9. The natural macrocycles
    References
    Index.

  • Author

    L. F. Lindoy

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