Chapter 12. The Synthesis and Characterization of Dendritic Molecules

  1. Prof. A.-Dieter Schlüter
  1. H. M. Janssen and
  2. E. W. Meijer

Published Online: 14 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619313.ch12

Synthesis of Polymers

Synthesis of Polymers

How to Cite

Janssen, H. M. and Meijer, E. W. (1998) The Synthesis and Characterization of Dendritic Molecules, in Synthesis of Polymers (ed A.-D. Schlüter), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619313.ch12

Editor Information

  1. Freie Universität Berlin, Institut für Organische Chemie, Takustrasse 3, D-14195 Berlin, Germany

Author Information

  1. Laboratory of Macromolecular and Organic Chemistry, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 DEC 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527294497

Online ISBN: 9783527619313



  • dendritic molecules;
  • dendrimer synthesis;
  • newkome's arborols;
  • williamson coupling reaction;
  • esterification


The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Methodologies in Dendrimer Synthesis

  • New Developments in the Chemistry of Dendritic Molecules

  • Conclusions

  • References