11. Supramolecular Chemistry of Silver

  1. Michael Harmata
  1. Wei-Yin Sun1,
  2. Zheng-Shuai Bai1 and
  3. Jin-Quan Yu2

Published Online: 28 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470597521.ch11

Silver in Organic Chemistry

Silver in Organic Chemistry

How to Cite

Sun, W.-Y., Bai, Z.-S. and Yu, J.-Q. (2010) Supramolecular Chemistry of Silver, in Silver in Organic Chemistry (ed M. Harmata), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470597521.ch11

Editor Information

  1. University of Missouri – Columbia, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Coordination Chemistry Institute, State Key Laboratory of Coordination Chemistry, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing National Laboratory of Microstructures, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, China

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 23 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470466117

Online ISBN: 9780470597521



  • silver supramolecular chemistry and cage-like complexes;
  • polycatenanes with silver(I), and polyrotaxanes with silver(I);
  • silver(I) coordination polymers with specific topology


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Cage-Like Complexes

  • Tube-Like Compounds

  • Polycatenanes with Silver(I)

  • Polyrotaxanes with Silver(I)

  • Silver(I) Coordination Polymers with Specific Topology

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgments

  • References