The Torsion Angle Concept in Conformational Analysis

  1. Ernest L. Eliel2 and
  2. Norman L. Allinger3
  1. Robert Bucourt

Published Online: 26 FEB 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470147177.ch2

Topics in Stereochemistry, Volume 8

Topics in Stereochemistry, Volume 8

How to Cite

Bucourt, R. (1974) The Torsion Angle Concept in Conformational Analysis, in Topics in Stereochemistry, Volume 8 (eds E. L. Eliel and N. L. Allinger), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470147177.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Professor of Chemistry, University North Carolina Chapel Hill, North Carolina

  2. 3

    Professor of Chemistry, University of Georgia Athens, Georgia

Author Information

  1. Centre de Recherches Roussel-Uclaf Paris, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 FEB 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1974

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471237556

Online ISBN: 9780470147177

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Keywords:

  • cyclohexane;
  • torsion angle concept;
  • pol ycyclic molecu1es;
  • quasi-cis fusions;
  • hexahydronaphthalene compounds

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Torsion Angle Concept

  • Monocyclic Molecules

  • Polycyclic Molecules

  • Conformational Transmission

  • Contributions from X-Ray Analysis

  • Conclusion