Chapter 5.4. Combinatorial Methods for the Discovery of Catalysts

  1. Professor Dr. Carsten Schmuck1 and
  2. Professor Dr. Helma Wennemers2
  1. Professor Dr. Helma Wennemers

Published Online: 27 MAY 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527603727.ch5d

Highlights in Bioorganic Chemistry: Methods and Applications

Highlights in Bioorganic Chemistry: Methods and Applications

How to Cite

Wennemers, H. (2004) Combinatorial Methods for the Discovery of Catalysts, in Highlights in Bioorganic Chemistry: Methods and Applications (eds C. Schmuck and H. Wennemers), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527603727.ch5d

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Organic Chemistry, University of Würzburg, Am Hubland, 97074 Würzburg, Germany

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, University of Basel, St. Johanns Ring 19, CH-4056 Basel, Switzerland

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, University of Basel, St. Johanns Ring 19, CH-4056 Basel, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2005
  2. Published Print: 14 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527306565

Online ISBN: 9783527603725

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Keywords:

  • catalysis;
  • combinatorial methods for the discovery of catalysts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

    • Introduction

    • Testing of Parallel Libraries for Catalytic Activity

      • Colorimetric and Fluorescent Screening

      • IR—Thermography

    • Testing of Split-and-mix Libraries for Catalytic Activity

      • IR–thermography

      • Formation of Insoluble Reaction Products

      • Fluorescent pH Indicators

      • Gels as Reaction Media

      • Catalyst-Substrate Co-immobilization

    • Conclusions

    • References