11. The Determination of Abraham Descriptors and Their Application to Crop Protection Research

  1. Dr. Peter Jeschke2,3,
  2. Dr. Wolfgang Krämer4,
  3. Dr. Ulrich Schirmer5 and
  4. Dr. Matthias Witschel6
  1. Eric D. Clarke and
  2. Laura J. Mallon

Published Online: 17 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9783527655908.ch11

Modern Methods in Crop Protection Research

Modern Methods in Crop Protection Research

How to Cite

Clarke, E. D. and Mallon, L. J. (2012) The Determination of Abraham Descriptors and Their Application to Crop Protection Research, in Modern Methods in Crop Protection Research (eds P. Jeschke, W. Krämer, U. Schirmer and M. Witschel), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527655908.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Bayer CropScience AG, BCS AG-RI-CI Bldg. 5140, Alfred-Nobel-Str. 50, 40789 Monheim, Germany

  2. 3

    Bayer CropScience, BCS AG-R&D-CPR-PC-PCC Chemistry 2, Bldg. 6510, Alfred-Nobel-Str. 50, 40789 Monheim am Rhein, Germany

  3. 4

    Rosenkranz 25, 51399 Burscheid, Germany

  4. 5

    Berghalde 79, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany

  5. 6

    BASF SE, GVA/HC-B009, 67056 Ludwigshafen, Germany

Author Information

  1. Syngenta Ltd, Jealott's Hill International Research Centre, Bracknell, Berkshire RG42 6EY, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 15 OCT 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527331758

Online ISBN: 9783527655908

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Keywords:

  • agrochemicals;
  • pesticides;
  • physical properties;
  • molecular descriptors;
  • abraham descriptors;
  • bioavailability;
  • linear free energy relationship;
  • partition coefficients

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Definition of Abraham Descriptors

  • Determination of Abraham Descriptors: General Approach

  • Determination of Abraham Descriptors: Physical Properties

  • Determination of Abraham Descriptors: Examples

  • Application of Abraham Descriptors: Descriptor Profiles

  • Application of Abraham Descriptors: LFER Analysis

  • Application of Abraham Descriptors: Generality of Approach

  • Acknowledgments

  • References