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Nature of the Mechanical Bond : From Molecules to Machines (Hardcover) (J. Fraser Stoddart & Carson J.
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This book chronicles the birth and life of molecules with mechanical bonds such as catenanes and rotaxanes. Topics covered include the strategies for synthesizing them, the supramolecular and host-guest motifs utilized in their templation, their various topologies and architectures, their chirality, isomerism, and dynamics in solution and in condensed phases, their switching properties under the influence of external stimuli, and their many current and potential applications in science and technology.
Number of Pages: 400.0
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Author: J. Fraser Stoddart & Carson J. Bruns
Street Date: November 7, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-33-4033