Chapter 8. Liquid Crystals Based on Gold Compounds

  1. Prof. Dr. Fabian Mohr
  1. Silverio Coco and
  2. Pablo Espinet

Published Online: 22 JUN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626724.ch8

Gold Chemistry: Applications and Future Directions in the Life Sciences

Gold Chemistry: Applications and Future Directions in the Life Sciences

How to Cite

Coco, S. and Espinet, P. (2009) Liquid Crystals Based on Gold Compounds, in Gold Chemistry: Applications and Future Directions in the Life Sciences (ed F. Mohr), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527626724.ch8

Editor Information

  1. Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Fachbereich C, Anorganische Chemie, Gaußstraße 20, 42119 Wuppertal, Germany

Author Information

  1. IU CINQUIMA/Química Inorgánica, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Valladolid, 47071 Valladolid, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JUN 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527320868

Online ISBN: 9783527626724

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Keywords:

  • gold chemistry;
  • liquid crystals;
  • dithiobenzoate complexes;
  • pyridine complexes;
  • isocyanide complexes;
  • carbene complexes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Pyridine Complexes

  • Dithiobenzoate Complexes

  • Isocyanide Complexes

  • Carbene Complexes

  • Complexes Containing Pyrazole-Type Ligands

  • Ionic Imidazolium Derivatives

  • Liquid Crystalline Gold Nanoparticles

  • Conclusions

  • References