Chapter 6. Nanoscale Exploration of Molecular and Supramolecular Chirality at Metal Surfaces under Ultrahigh-Vacuum Conditions

  1. Dr. David B. Amabilino2,3
  1. Rasmita Raval

Published Online: 18 JUN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527625345.ch6

Chirality at the Nanoscale: Nanoparticles, Surfaces, Materials and more

Chirality at the Nanoscale: Nanoparticles, Surfaces, Materials and more

How to Cite

Raval, R. (2009) Nanoscale Exploration of Molecular and Supramolecular Chirality at Metal Surfaces under Ultrahigh-Vacuum Conditions, in Chirality at the Nanoscale: Nanoparticles, Surfaces, Materials and more (ed D. B. Amabilino), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527625345.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institut de Ciència de Materials de Barcelona (CSIC), Campus Universitari, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain

  2. 3

    Institut de Ciència de Materials de Barcelona (CSIC), Campus Universitari de Bellaterra, 08193 Cerdanyola del Vallès, Catalonia, Spain

Author Information

  1. The Surface Science Research Centre and Department of Chemistry, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, L69 3BX, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 JUN 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527320134

Online ISBN: 9783527625345

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Keywords:

  • nanoscale exploration;
  • molecular chirality;
  • supramolecular chirality;
  • metal surfaces;
  • ultrahigh-vacuum conditions;
  • surface chirality creation;
  • 1D superstructures;
  • 2D surface chirality;
  • chiral recognition

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Creation of Surface Chirality in 1D Superstructures

  • The Creation of 2D Surface Chirality

  • Chiral Recognition Mapped at the Single-Molecule Level

  • Summary

  • References