Chapter 4. Crown ethers—complexes and selectivity

  1. Edwin Weber2,
  2. John L. Toner3,
  3. Israel Goldberg4,
  4. Fritz Vögtle5,
  5. Dale A. Laidler6,
  6. J. Fraser Stoddart7,
  7. Richard A. Bartsch8 and
  8. Charles L. Liotta9
  1. Fritz Vögtle and
  2. Edwin Weber

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470772232.ch4

Crown Ethers and Analogs (1989)

Crown Ethers and Analogs (1989)

How to Cite

Weber, E., Toner, J. L., Goldberg, I., Vögtle, F., Laidler, D. A., Stoddart, J. F., Bartsch, R. A. and Liotta, C. L. (1989) Crown ethers—complexes and selectivity, in Crown Ethers and Analogs (1989), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470772232.ch4

Author Information

  1. 2

    University of Bonn

  2. 3

    Kodak Research, New York

  3. 4

    Tel Aviv University

  4. 5

    University of Bonn

  5. 6

    ICI, Runcorn, Cheshire

  6. 7

    University of Sheffield

  7. 8

    Texas Technical University

  8. 9

    Georgia Institute of Technology

Author Information

  1. Institut für Organische Chemie und Biochemie der Universität, Gerhard-Domagk Strasse 1, D-5300 Bonn-1, FRG

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 26 JUL 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471917076

Online ISBN: 9780470772232

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Keywords:

  • natural ionophores;
  • entropies;
  • binding sites;
  • bicyclic ligands;
  • cryptands

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction: Crown Ether Type Neutral Ligand Systems

  • Fundamentals of the Crown Ether Complexation

  • Complex Stabilities and Selectivities

  • Crystalline Complexes of Cyclic and Noncyclic Crown Ethers

  • Outlook

  • Acknowledgements

  • References and Notes