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Tomorrow's Chemistry Today: Concepts in Nanoscience, Organic Materials and Environmental Chemistry, 2nd Edition

Tomorrow's Chemistry Today: Concepts in Nanoscience, Organic Materials and Environmental Chemistry, 2nd Edition

Bruno Pignataro (Editor)

ISBN: 978-3-527-32623-5

Dec 2009

464 pages

In Stock

$176.00

Description

Providing a glimpse into the future, the young scientists contributing here were considered to be the most important for tomorrow's chemistry and materials science. They present the state of the art in their particular fields of research, with topics ranging from new synthetic pathways and nanotechnology to green chemistry.
Of major interest to organic chemists, materials scientists and biochemists.
PART ONE SELF-ORGANIZATION, NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY

Subcomponent Self-Assembly as a Route to New Structures and Materials
Molecular Metal Oxides and Clusters as Building Blocks for Functional Nanoscale Architectures and Potential Nanosystems
Nanostructured Porous Materials: Building Matter from the Bottom Up
Strategies Toward Hierarchically Structured Optoelectronically Active Polymers
Mimicking Nature: Bio-inspired Models of Copper Proteins
From the Past to the Future of Rotaxanes
Multiphoton Processes and Nonlinear Optics in Lanthanide Complexes
Organic Molecular Nanotechnology: Light-emitting Organic Nanoaggregates from Functionalized para-Quaterphenylenes
Plant Viral Capsids as Programmable Nanobuilding Blocks
New Calorimetric Approaches to the Study of Soft Matter 3D Organization

PART TWO ORGANIC SYNTHESIS, CATALYSIS AND MATERIALS

Naphthalenediimides as Photoactive and Electroactive Components in Supramolecular Chemistry
Coordination Chemistry of Phosphole Ligands Substituted with Pyridyl Moieties: From Catalysis to Nonlinear Optics and Supramolecular Assemblies
Selective Hydrogen Transfer Reactions over Supported Copper Catalysts Leading to Simple, Safe, and Clean Protocols for Organic Synthesis
Selective Oxido-Reductive Processes by Nucleophilic Radical Addition under Mild Conditions

PART THREE HEALTH, FOOD, AND ENVIRONMENT

Speeding Up Discovery Chemistry: New Perspectives in Medicinal Chemistry
Overview of Protein-Tannin Interactions
Photochemical Transformation Processes of Environmental Significance