Introduction to Volume 6

Scott J. Dalgarno*

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The present Volume is number 6 in the 2nd Edition of Comprehensive Supramolecular Chemistry, a major reference work with Jerry Atwood acting as editor in chief. The main focus of this Volume is the engineering of discrete supramolecular assemblies that are either organic or metal-organic in nature. A number of prominent building blocks / supramolecular system types are covered, as are analytical techniques that are becoming increasingly important in the study of supramolecular chemistry.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationComprehensive Supramolecular Chemistry II
EditorsJerry Atwood
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9780128031995
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2017


  • Analytical techniques
  • Building blocks
  • Catenanes
  • Coordination cages
  • Host-guest chemistry
  • Knots
  • Metal-directed assembly
  • Porous organic cages
  • Self-assembly

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)


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