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Chemical Synthesis

Gnosis to Prognosis

  • Chryssostomos Chatgilialoglu
  • Victor Snieckus

Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSE, volume 320)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. G. Cainelli, M. Panunzio, D. Giacomini, G. Martelli, G. Spunta, E. Bandini
    Pages 25-60
  3. R. Breslow
    Pages 113-135
  4. Paul A. Bartlett
    Pages 137-173
  5. P. Timmerman, W. Verboom, D. N. Reinhoudt
    Pages 245-261
  6. Sally Anderson, Jeremy K. M. Sanders
    Pages 277-291
  7. Donald Hilvert
    Pages 341-359
  8. S. Meier, S. Ottens-Hildebrandt, G. Brodesser, F. Vögtle
    Pages 361-379
  9. Steven J. Langford, J. Fraser Stoddart
    Pages 381-401
  10. Claude Hélène, Thérèse Garestier
    Pages 403-417
  11. Christopher J. Walter, Lindsey G. Mackay, Jeremy K. M. Sanders
    Pages 419-428
  12. Josef Michl
    Pages 429-452
  13. R. Waymouth, G. W. Coates, F. Ciardelli, C. Carlini, A. Altomare
    Pages 453-473
  14. Steven J. Langford, J. Fraser Stoddart
    Pages 475-510
  15. Jean-Marie Lehn
    Pages 511-524
  16. F. Ciardelli, M. Aglietto, O. Pieroni, G. Ruggeri, R. Waymouth, M. Kesti et al.
    Pages 525-548
  17. H. C. Visser, R. J. W. Lugtenberg, J. F. J. Engbersen, D. N. Reinhoudt
    Pages 549-563
  18. George M. Whitesides, Eric E. Simanek, Christopher B. Gorman
    Pages 565-588
  19. Duilio Arigoni
    Pages 601-619
  20. Back Matter
    Pages 621-625

About this book

Introduction

Chemical Synthesis: Gnosis to Prognosis (XTUllKtl ~uv8eoTr ana TT) rVWOT) OTT) npaYVWOT)) " . . . . other things being equal, that field has the most merit which contributes most heavily to, and illuminates most brightly, its neighbouring scientific disciplines[l] One hundred scientists, a blend of students, industrialists, and academics from twenty countries gathered to circumscribe, understand, and elaborate this topic in the magical setting of Ravello, Italy. The mandate of this workshop? To survey existing knowledge, assess current work, and discuss the future directions of chemical synthesis as it impinges on three exciting interdisciplinary themes of science in the 1990's: bioactive molecules, man-made chemical materials, and molecular recognition. This tempting but inexact menu summoned diverse students and scientists who wished to seriously reflect upon, dissect, and eject ideas and own experiences into open debate on this topic, which is at a crossroad in internal evolution and impact on the life and material sciences. The group arrived from many directions and in various forms of transportation, matters soon forgotten, when it found itself in the village which nurtured Wagner's inspiration and set to work immediately to ponder the question which has received extensive thought, prediction, and caveat from illustrious chemists over a period of time [2], two of which, to the delight of all, in presence among the Lectures.

Keywords

Nucleotide enzymes natural product organic chemistry self-assembly supramolecular chemistry

Editors and affiliations

  • Chryssostomos Chatgilialoglu
    • 1
  • Victor Snieckus
    • 2
  1. 1.I.Co.C.E.A.Consiglio Nazionale delle RicercheBolognaItaly
  2. 2.Department of ChemistryUniversity of WaterlooWaterlooCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-009-0255-8
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-6598-6
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-0255-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0168-132X
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