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Ionic Liquids in Synthesis, 2 Volume Set, 2nd Edition

Ionic Liquids in Synthesis, 2 Volume Set, 2nd Edition

Peter Wasserscheid (Editor), Thomas Welton (Editor)

ISBN: 978-3-527-62119-4

Jan 2008

776 pages

Description

The second, completely revised and enlarged edition of what has become the standard reference work in this fascinating field brings together the latest developments, supplemented by numerous practical tips, providing those working in both research and industry with an indispensable source of information. New contributions have been added, to reflect the fact that industrial processes are already established, and ionic liquids are now commercially available.
A must for everyone working in the field.
Preface
A Note From The Editors
THE EARLY YEARS OF IONIC LIQUIDS
SYNTHESIS AND PURIFICATION
Synthesis
Quality Aspects and other Questions Related to Commercial Ionic Liquid Production
Synthesis of Task-specific Ionic Liquids
PHYSICO-CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Melting Points
Viscosity and Density
Solubility and Solvation in Ionic Liquids
Gas Solubilities
Polarity
Electrochemistry
STRUCTURE AND DYNAMICS
Order in the Liquid State and Structure
Computational Modelling of Ionic Liquids
Translational Diffusion
Molecular Reorientational Dynamics
ORGANIC SYNTHESIS
Ionic Liquids in Organic Synthesis: Effects on Rate and Selectivity
Stoicheiometric Organic Reactions and Acid-catalysed Reactions in Ionic Liquids
Transition Metal Catalysis in Ionic Liquids
Ionic Liquids in Multiphasic Reactions
Task Specific Ionic Liquids (TSILs): A New Generation of Soluble Supports for Supported Organic Synthesis (SPOS)
Supported Ionic Liquid Phase Catalysts
Multiphasic Catalysis Using Ionic Liquids in Combination with Compressed CO2
INORGANIC SYNTHESIS
Directed Inorganic and Organometallic Synthesis
Making of Inorganic Materials by Electrochemical Methods
Ionic Liquids in Material Synthesis: Functional Nanoparticles and Other Inorganic Nanostructures
POLYMER SYNTHESIS IN IONIC LIQUIDS
BIOCATALYTIC REACTIONS IN IONIC LIQUIDS
INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS OF IONIC LIQUIDS
CONLUDING REMARKS AND OUTLOOK
The second, completely revised and enlarged edition contains the latest developments in this fast growing field, supplemented by numerous practical tips. New chapters on Industrial Applications, Supported Ionic Liquid Phase Catalysis, Task Specific Ionic Liquids, and Ionic Liquids in Materials Synthesis are added to reflect the fact that industrial processes are already established, and ionic liquids are now commercially available.