Chapter 3. Cyclodextrins as Molecular Reactors

  1. Udo H. Brinker and
  2. Jean-Luc Mieusset
  1. Christopher J. Easton and
  2. Hideki Onagi

Published Online: 13 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470664872.ch3

Molecular Encapsulation: Organic Reactions in Constrained Systems

Molecular Encapsulation: Organic Reactions in Constrained Systems

How to Cite

Easton, C. J. and Onagi, H. (2010) Cyclodextrins as Molecular Reactors, in Molecular Encapsulation: Organic Reactions in Constrained Systems (eds U. H. Brinker and J.-L. Mieusset), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470664872.ch3

Editor Information

  1. Institut für Organische Chemie, Universität Wien, A–1090 Wien, Austria

Author Information

  1. Research School of Chemistry, Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 25 JUN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470998076

Online ISBN: 9780470664872

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Keywords:

  • cyclodextrins as molecular reactors;
  • regiocontrolled electrophilic aromatic substitutions;
  • hydrolytic reactions catalysis;
  • indigoid dye synthesis and molecular reactors;
  • molecular reactor concept;
  • cycloaddition manipulation;
  • cyclodextrin effect - reversing azide cycloaddition regioselectivity;
  • new applications of cyclodextrin molecular reactors;
  • molecular reactors and artificial enzymes - potential for further development

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Regiocontrolled Electrophilic Aromatic Substitutions

  • Catalysis of Hydrolytic Reactions

  • A Molecular Reactor for the Synthesis of Indigoid Dyes

  • Manipulation of Cycloadditions

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements

  • References