DescriptionThis is the only up-to-date book on the market to focus on the synthesis of these compounds in this particularly suitable way. A team of excellent international authors guarantees high-quality content, covering such topics as monodisperse carbon-rich oligomers, molecular electronic wires, polyaromatic hydrocarbons, nonconjugated small molecules, nanotubes, fullerenes, polyynes, macrocycles, dendrimers, phenylenes and diamondoid structures.
The result is a must-have for everyone working in this expanding and interdisciplinary field, including organic and polymer chemists, materials scientists, and chemists working in industry.
Electronic Conduction in Photoactive Metallo-wires
All-benzenoid Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons: Synthesis, Self-assembly and Applications in Organic Electronics
[N]Phenylenes: a Novel Class of Cyclohexatrienoid Hydrocarbons
A Solid State Strategy for the Preparation of Carbon-rich Polymers
Chiral Carbon-rich Macrocycles and Cyclophanes
Carbon-rich Cycles with Two and More 1,3-Butadiyne Units -
Syntheses, Structures and Reactivities
Carbon-rich Structures: Computational Considerations
Fullerene Reactivity -
Fullerene Cations and Open-Cage Fullerenes
Defined-length Carbon-rich Conjugated Oligomers
Synthesis and Chemistry of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons with Curved Surfaces: Buckybowls
Reduction of Carbon-rich Compounds
""The text is clearly written and the synthetic schemes adequately explained. Its wealth of information and the extensive bibliography make this book a good companion to the graduate student, the synthetic chemist or the chemical technologist."" (Chemistry World)