Chapter 7. Structural chemistry of crown ethers

  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. Israel Goldberg

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470772232.ch7

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) Structural chemistry of crown ethers, in Crown Ethers and Analogs (1989), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470772232.ch7

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. School of Chemistry, Sackler Faculty of Exact Sciences, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, 69978 Tel Aviv, Israel

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:

  • ether oxygen binding;
  • crown ether systems;
  • hydrogen-bonding interactions;
  • urea complexes;
  • polyether macrocycle

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Characteristic Modes of Host-Guest Interaction in the Solid State

  • Inclusion Compounds with Large Monocyclic Hosts

  • Host-Guest Compounds with Small Crown Ethers

  • Hemispherands, Spherands and Cavitands—Macrocyclic Hosts with Enforced Cavities

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgements

  • References