1st Edition

Click Chemistry Volume 1: Fundamentals and Synthesis

Edited By Ram K. Gupta Copyright 2025
    286 Pages 123 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    Click chemistry involves highly efficient, reliable, and stereoselective reactions that can synthesize new materials cost-effectively. The first volume entitled “Click Chemistry: Fundamentals and Synthesis” covers the fundamentals, mechanisms, kinetics, and various approaches to synthesizing new materials making it suitable for synthetic chemists and researchers working in nanoscience and technology. The main objective of this book is to provide information about current, state-of-the-art development in click chemistry as well as challenges. Experts from around the world have contributed towards this book, making this a suitable textbook for students and providing new guidelines to researchers and industries working in these areas. 


    Click Chemistry: An Introduction

    Gagandeep Kaur and Pawan Kumar

    Classification of Click Chemistry

    Seyedehnesa Rahbar Baharan and Sepideh Khoee

    Click Chemistry: Synthesis and Mechanism

    Nguyen Dinh Thanh

    Click Chemistry: An Ever-growing Toolbox of Efficient Reactions for Versatile and

    Orthogonal Couplings in Mild Conditions

    Benjamin Le Droumaguet, Benjamin Carbonnier and Kelly Velonia

    Click Chemistry: Modification of Natural Products

    Rungnapha Saeeng, Jaray Jaratjaroonphong and Uthaiwan Sirion

    Copper-Catalyzed Azide-Alkyne Cycloaddition Click Reaction: Mechanistic and Synthetic Aspects

    Noura Aflak, Lahoucine Bahsis, Miguel Julve and Salah-Eddine Stiriba

    Click Chemistry: A Tool for Functionalization

    Debashis Barik, Liya Thurakkal, Anna Jose and Mintu Porel

    Catalysts for Click Chemistry

    Nancy George, Gurleen Singh, Gurpreet Kaur and Jandeep Singh

    Polymers Using Click Chemistry

    Hossein Roghani-Mamaqani and Hossein Abdollahi-Esfahlani

    Thiol Based Click Chemistry and Applications

    Rameen-ul-Hassan, Kanza Hafeez, Zulfiqar A. Khan and Sohail A. Shahzad

    Hydrogels Using Click Chemistry

    Gurleen Singh, Riddima Singh, Harminder Singh and Jandeep Singh

    Click Chemistry for Materials Protection

    Da Quan Zhang, Lei Dai, Jin Li and Li Xin Gao


    Editor’s Biography


    Dr. Ram Gupta is an Associate Vice President for Research and Support and a Professor of Chemistry at Pittsburg State University. Gupta has been recently named by Stanford University as being among the top 2% of research scientists worldwide. Before joining Pittsburg State University, he worked as an Assistant Research Professor at Missouri State University, Springfield, MO then as a Senior Research Scientist at North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC. Dr. Gupta’s research spans a range of subjects critical to current and future societal needs including: semiconducting materials & devices, biopolymers, flame-retardant polymers, green energy production & storage using nanostructured materials & conducting polymers, electrocatalysts, optoelectronics & photovoltaics devices, organic-inorganic heterojunctions for sensors, nanomagnetism, biocompatible nanofibers for tissue regeneration, scaffold & antibacterial applications, and bio-degradable metallic implants. Dr. Gupta has mentored 10 PhD/Postdoc scholars, 76 MS students, and 58 undergraduate/high school students. Dr. Gupta has published over 300 peer-reviewed journal articles (10000+ citations, 58 h-index, 219 i10-index), made over 450 national/international/regional presentations, chaired/organized many sessions at national/international meetings, wrote several book chapters (100+), worked as Editor for many books (50+) for American Chemical Society, CRC, Springer, Elsevier, etc. and received several million dollars for research and educational activities from external agencies. He is also serving as Editor, Associate Editor, Guest Editor, and Editorial board member for various journals.