The Fifth Element

  • Drahomír Hnyk
  • Michael McKee

Part of the Challenges and Advances in Computational Chemistry and Physics book series (COCH, volume 20)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Ivan A. Popov, Alexander I. Boldyrev
    Pages 1-16
  3. Drahomír Hnyk, Derek A. Wann
    Pages 17-48
  4. Alexandru Lupan, R. Bruce King
    Pages 49-95
  5. Josep M. Oliva, Antonio Francés-Monerris, Daniel Roca-Sanjuán
    Pages 97-119
  6. Musiri M. Balakrishnarajan, Pattath D. Pancharatna
    Pages 181-197
  7. Yinghuai Zhu, Amartya Chakrabarti, Narayan S. Hosmane
    Pages 199-217
  8. Robert Sedlak, Jindřich Fanfrlík, Adam Pecina, Drahomír Hnyk, Pavel Hobza, Martin Lepšík
    Pages 219-239

About this book


This multi-author edited volume reviews the recent developments in boron chemistry, with a particular emphasis on the contribution of computational chemistry. The contributors come from Europe, the USA and Asia. About 60% of the book concentrates on theoretical and computational themes whilst 40% is on topics of interest to experimental chemists. Specific themes covered include structure, topology, modelling, synthetic chemistry, and catalysis.


Boron Chemistry Boron Chemistry Cancer Boron DFT Boron Hydrogen Storage William Nunn Lipscomb

Editors and affiliations

  • Drahomír Hnyk
    • 1
  • Michael McKee
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Inorganic Chemistry of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, v.v.i.Husinec - ŘežCzech Republic
  2. 2.Department of Chemistry and BiochemistryAuburn UniversityAuburnUSA

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