4. Polymerization with Ditopic Cavitand Monomers

  1. Prof. Akira Harada
  1. Francesca Tancini and
  2. Enrico Dalcanale

Published Online: 2 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527639786.ch4

Supramolecular Polymer Chemistry

Supramolecular Polymer Chemistry

How to Cite

Tancini, F. and Dalcanale, E. (2011) Polymerization with Ditopic Cavitand Monomers, in Supramolecular Polymer Chemistry (ed A. Harada), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527639786.ch4

Editor Information

  1. Osaka University, Department of Macromolecular Science, Graduate School of Science, 1-1 Machikaneyama-cho, Toyonaka, Osaka 560-0043, Japan

Author Information

  1. University of Parma, Department of Organic and Industrial Chemistry, Viale G. P. Usberti 17/A, 43124 Parma, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527323210

Online ISBN: 9783527639786



  • cavitands;
  • hierarchical self-assembly;
  • host–guest interaction;
  • molecular recognition;
  • supramolecular polymers


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Cavitands

  • Self-Assembly of Ditopic Cavitand Monomers

  • Conclusions and Outlook

  • References