Angewandte Chemie International Edition

Cover image for Vol. 56 Issue 40

Editor: Peter Gölitz, Deputy Editors: Neville Compton, Haymo Ross

Online ISSN: 1521-3773

Associated Title(s): Angewandte Chemie, Chemistry - A European Journal, Chemistry – An Asian Journal, ChemistryOpen, ChemPhotoChem, ChemPlusChem, Zeitschrift für Chemie

Cover Picture

23/2001The cover picture shows in the center an electron-density map of the molecular container compound cucurbit[7]uril. The polarizability inside the cavity of this host can be explored through solvatochromic effects on the absorption spectra (bottom right) when probed by the inclusion of an azo chromophore guest (top left). This novel method allows insight into the inner phase of supermolecules. More details about this process is described by Marquiz and Nau on pp. 4387 ff.

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