Dynamic Covalent Chemistry Principles, Reactions, and Applications fills the yawning gap in the world literature with comprehensive coverage of The energy landscape, the importance of reversibility, enthalpy vs
It features contributions from a team of international scientists, grouped into three main sections covering the principles of dynamic covalent chemistry, types of dynamic covalent chemical reactions, and the latest applications of dynamic covalent chemistry DCvC across an array of fields
It will also be of value to academic researchers and advanced students interested in applying the principles of DCvC in organic synthesis, functional materials development, nanotechnology, drug discovery, and chemical biology.
The great synthetic power and reversible nature of this chemistry has enabled the development of a variety of functional molecular systems and materials for a broad range of applications in organic synthesis, materials development, nanotechnology, drug discovery, and biotechnology
The past decade has seen tremendous progress in DCvC research and industrial applications
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