Chapter 6. Chiral Carbon-rich Macrocycles and Cyclophanes

  1. Prof. Michael M. Haley1 and
  2. Prof. Rik R. Tykwinski2
  1. Katie Campbell and
  2. Rik R. Tykwinski

Published Online: 13 JUN 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527607994.ch6

Carbon-Rich Compounds: From Molecules to Materials

Carbon-Rich Compounds: From Molecules to Materials

How to Cite

Campbell, K. and Tykwinski, R. R. (2006) Chiral Carbon-rich Macrocycles and Cyclophanes, in Carbon-Rich Compounds: From Molecules to Materials (eds M. M. Haley and R. R. Tykwinski), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527607994.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Chemistry, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403-1253, USA

  2. 2

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

Author Information

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

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 JUN 2006
  2. Published Print: 6 FEB 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527312245

Online ISBN: 9783527607990

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Keywords:

  • carbon-rich compounds;
  • chiral carbon-rich macrocycles and cyclophanes;
  • metal-containing chiral macrocycles

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Strategies for Achieving Chiral Macrocycles or Cyclophanes

    • Helical Chirality Using Achiral Building Blocks

    • Chiral Macrocycles Using Chiral Carbon-rich Building Blocks

    • Metal-containing Chiral Macrocycles

  • Conclusions

  • Experimental: Selected Procedures

    • Cyclophane 12

    • Cyclophane 43

    • Cyclophane 86

    • (R)-(+)-124

    • Complex 262

    • Complex 264