Journal of Inclusion Phenomena and Macrocyclic Chemistry

, Volume 74, Issue 1, pp 1–21

Cyclodextrin-based rotaxanes

Review Article

DOI: 10.1007/s10847-012-0112-1

Cite this article as:
Girek, T. J Incl Phenom Macrocycl Chem (2012) 74: 1. doi:10.1007/s10847-012-0112-1

Abstract

Selected examples of cyclodextrin-based rotaxanes are described in the aspect of their syntheses and possible applications, especially in the design of molecular devices and sensors.

Keywords

PhotoisomerizationRingRotaxaneShuttlingThread

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Chemistry, Environmental Protection and BiotechnologyJan Dlugosz UniversityCzestochowaPoland