Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Vincenzo Balzani, Alberto Credi, Belen Ferrer, Serena Silvi, Margherita Venturi
    Pages 1-27
  3. Jean-Paul Collin, Valérie Heitz, Jean-Pierre Sauvage
    Pages 29-62
  4. Thomas F. Magnera, Josef Michl
    Pages 63-97
  5. Nicolle N. P. Moonen, Amar H. Flood, Juan M. Fernández, J. Fraser Stoddart
    Pages 99-132
  6. Euan R. Kay, David A. Leigh
    Pages 133-177
  7. Steven D. Karlen, Miguel A. Garcia-Garibay
    Pages 179-227
  8. Back Matter

About this book


The chapters in this volume describe bottom-up strategies and chronicle cutting-edge advances from several of the world’s leading laboratories engaged in the development of molecular machines.
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016 was awarded jointly to Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L. Feringa "for the design and synthesis of molecular machines"
Both Jean-Pierre Sauvage and Sir J. Fraser Stoddart have also contributed to this book.


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