9. Fuzzy Electron-Density Fragments as Building Blocks in Crystal-Engineering Design

  1. Edward R. T. Tiekink2 and
  2. Julio Zukerman-Schpector3
  1. Paul G. Mezey

Published Online: 22 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119945888.ch9

The Importance of Pi-Interactions in Crystal Engineering: Frontiers in Crystal Engineering

The Importance of Pi-Interactions in Crystal Engineering: Frontiers in Crystal Engineering

How to Cite

Mezey, P. G. (2012) Fuzzy Electron-Density Fragments as Building Blocks in Crystal-Engineering Design, in The Importance of Pi-Interactions in Crystal Engineering: Frontiers in Crystal Engineering (eds E. R. T. Tiekink and J. Zukerman-Schpector), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119945888.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Chemistry, The University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

  2. 3

    Department of Chemistry, Federal University of São Carlos, São Carlos, Brazil

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry and Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 30 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470688274

Online ISBN: 9781119945888

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Keywords:

  • fuzzy electron-density fragments;
  • crystal-engineering design, building blocks;
  • π-interactions;
  • electron-density representations;
  • fuzzy molecular fragments;
  • linear size dependence;
  • low-density “Glue” range;
  • globular macromolecules

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • A Brief Review of a Fuzzy Electron-Density Fragmentation Scheme Suitable for Molecular Design

  • The Low-Density “Glue” Range of Globular Macromolecules, Functional Groups, and the Role of π-Interactions in Fuzzy Fragment Selection

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgment

  • References