Contains educative and detailed history of cyclodextrin chemistry
Reviews advanced applications of cyclodextrins for drug, food, agriculture and environment
Presents applications of nanoparticles stabilized by cyclodextrins
Part of the book series: Environmental Chemistry for a Sustainable World (ECSW, volume 52)
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Table of contents (8 chapters)
About this book
This book presents the historical development of Cyclodextrins by scientists who have made outstanding contribution to the field. Cyclodextrins are safe, cage-like molecules that have found major applications in many industrial sectors such as medicine, food, agriculture, environment and chemistry.
- Building materials
- Hemp seed proteins
Editors and Affiliations
Chrono-environnement, UMR 6249, UFR Sciences et Techniques, Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté, Besançon, France
Univ. Littoral Côte d’Opale, UR 4492, UCEIV, Unité de Chimie Environnementale et Interactions sur le Vivant, SFR Condorcet FR CNRS 3417, Dunkerque, France
Aix Marseille Univ, CNRS, IRD, INRAE, Coll France, CEREGE, Aix-en-Provence, France
About the editors
Dr. Grégorio Crini is environmental polymerist at Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté, Besançon, France. His research activities focus on the environmental aspects of cyclodextrin chemistry.
Dr. Sophie Fourmentin is Professor at the Université du Littoral Côte d’Opale, Dunkerque, France. She is President of the French Cyclodextrin Society. Her research works are at the interface between host-guest chemistry and environmental chemistry.
Dr. Eric Lichtfouse, is biogeochemist, Chief Editor and Professor of Scientific Writing at Aix Marseille University, France. He has invented carbon-13 dating and published the book Scientific Writing for Impact Factor Journals.
Book Title: The History of Cyclodextrins
Editors: Grégorio Crini, Sophie Fourmentin, Eric Lichtfouse
Series Title: Environmental Chemistry for a Sustainable World
Publisher: Springer Cham
Copyright Information: The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-030-49307-3Published: 30 September 2020
Softcover ISBN: 978-3-030-49310-3Published: 01 October 2021
eBook ISBN: 978-3-030-49308-0Published: 29 September 2020
Series ISSN: 2213-7114
Series E-ISSN: 2213-7122
Edition Number: 1
Number of Pages: XIV, 401
Number of Illustrations: 51 b/w illustrations, 84 illustrations in colour