Designer crystals : intermolecular interactions , network structures and supramolecular synthons

@inproceedings{Desiraju1996DesignerC,
  title={Designer crystals : intermolecular interactions , network structures and supramolecular synthons},
  author={G. R. Desiraju},
  year={1996}
}
Questions relating to the prediction of the crystal structure or structures of a given organic molecule may be more gainfully reversed so that retrosynthetic analysis of a target crystal network leads to the identification of molecular precursors. Crystal engineering is solid state supramolecular synthesis and supramolecular synthons, units formed by synthetic operations involving intermolecular interactions, may be used to focus efforts in such logic-driven retrosynthesis. 

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-5 of 5 references

Hanessian, personal communication

1996

Perspectives in Supramolecular Chemistry: The Crystal as a Supramolecular Entity, ed

I. G. Dance
1996

Crystal Engineering. The Design of Organic Solids

G. R. Desiraju
Materials Science Monographs • 1989

Kitaigorodskii, Molecular Crystal and Molecules

A I.
1973

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…