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Beauty in Chemistry

Artistry in the Creation of New Molecules

  • Luigi Fabbrizzi

Part of the Topics in Current Chemistry book series (TOPCURRCHEM, volume 323)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Kenneth N. Raymond, Casey J. Brown
    Pages 1-18
  3. Carson J. Bruns, J. Fraser Stoddart
    Pages 19-72
  4. Margherita Venturi, Enrico Marchi, Vincenzo Balzani
    Pages 73-105
  5. Jean-Pierre Sauvage, David B. Amabilino
    Pages 107-125
  6. Luigi Fabbrizzi
    Pages 127-166
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 167-169

About this book


Margherita Venturi
Enrico Marchi
Vincenzo Balzani
The Beauty of Chemistry in the Words of Writers and in the Hands of Scientists

Luigi Fabbrizzi
Living in a Cage Is a Restricted Privilege

Kenneth N. Raymond
Casey J. Brown
Inner and Outer Beauty

Carson J. Bruns
J. Fraser Stoddart
The Mechanical Bond: A Work of Art

Jean-Pierre Sauvage
David B. Amabilino
The Beauty of Knots at the Molecular Level


Balzani Chemistry and Art Mechanical Bond Metal coordination chemistry Molecular Knots Raymond Review Sarcophagines Sauvage Stoddart

Editors and affiliations

  • Luigi Fabbrizzi
    • 1
  1. 1., Dipartimento di Chimica GeneraleUniversity of PaviaPaviaItaly

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