Chapter 9. Carbon-Rich Compounds: Acetylene-Based Carbon Allotropes

  1. Prof. Dr. François Diederich3,
  2. Prof. Dr. Peter J. Stang4 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Rik R. Tykwinski5
  1. Yoshito Tobe1 and
  2. Tomonari Wakabayashi2

Published Online: 24 OCT 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527605487.ch9

Acetylene Chemistry: Chemistry, Biology, and Material Science

Acetylene Chemistry: Chemistry, Biology, and Material Science

How to Cite

Tobe, Y. and Wakabayashi, T. (2005) Carbon-Rich Compounds: Acetylene-Based Carbon Allotropes, in Acetylene Chemistry: Chemistry, Biology, and Material Science (eds F. Diederich, P. J. Stang and R. R. Tykwinski), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527605487.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Laboratorium für Organische Chemie, ETH Hönggerberg, HCI, CH-8093 Zürich, Switzerland

  2. 4

    Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, 315S 1400E, Rm. 2020, 84112 Salt Lake City, USA

  3. 5

    Department of Chemistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2G2, Canada

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Engineering Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka 560-8531, Japan

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, School of Science and Engineering, Kinki University, Higashi-Osaka 557-8502, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 OCT 2005
  2. Published Print: 14 DEC 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527307814

Online ISBN: 9783527605484

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Keywords:

  • acetylene chemistry;
  • biology and material science;
  • carbon-rich compounds;
  • acetylene-based carbon allotropes;
  • linear carbon clusters;
  • carbyne;
  • linear polyynes;
  • monocyclic carbon clusters;
  • cyclo[n]carbons;
  • three-dimensional multicyclic polyynes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Linear Carbon Clusters

  • Carbyne

  • Linear Polyynes

  • Monocyclic Carbon Clusters: Cyclo[n]carbons

  • Three-Dimensional Multicyclic Polyynes

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements