Beauty in Chemistry

Artistry in the Creation of New Molecules

  • Luigi Fabbrizzi

Part of the Topics in Current Chemistry book series (TOPCURRCHEM, volume 323)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Kenneth N. Raymond, Casey J. Brown
    Pages 1-18
  3. Carson J. Bruns, J. Fraser Stoddart
    Pages 19-72
  4. Margherita Venturi, Enrico Marchi, Vincenzo Balzani
    Pages 73-105
  5. Jean-Pierre Sauvage, David B. Amabilino
    Pages 107-125
  6. Luigi Fabbrizzi
    Pages 127-166
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 167-169

About this book

Introduction

Margherita Venturi
Enrico Marchi
Vincenzo Balzani
The Beauty of Chemistry in the Words of Writers and in the Hands of Scientists


Luigi Fabbrizzi
Living in a Cage Is a Restricted Privilege


Kenneth N. Raymond
Casey J. Brown
Inner and Outer Beauty


Carson J. Bruns
J. Fraser Stoddart
The Mechanical Bond: A Work of Art


Jean-Pierre Sauvage
David B. Amabilino
The Beauty of Knots at the Molecular Level

Keywords

Balzani Chemistry and Art Mechanical Bond Metal coordination chemistry Molecular Knots Raymond Review Sarcophagines Sauvage Stoddart

Editors and affiliations

  • Luigi Fabbrizzi
    • 1
  1. 1., Dipartimento di Chimica GeneraleUniversity of PaviaPaviaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-28341-3
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-28340-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-28341-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0340-1022
  • Series Online ISSN 1436-5049
  • About this book