Features surveys of all areas of organic, inorganic, physical and biological photochemistry. The text serves as a source of scientific findings pertinent to chemistry and biochemistry. It addresses the state of developments in the field, employing reviews of active research, including recent innovations, techniques and applications.
Table of Contents
The photochemistry of sulfoxides and related compounds; the photochemistry of pyrazoles and isothiazoles; photochemistry of (S-hetero)cyclic unsaturated carbonyl compounds; photochemistry of conjugated polyalkynes; photochemistry and photophysics of carbocations; regio- and stereoselective 2+2 photocycloadditions; photoinduced redox reactions in organic synthesis; photochemical reactions on semiconductor particles for organic synthesis; photophysics and photochemistry of fullerene materials; use of photophysical probes to study dynamic processes in supramolecular structures; photophysical and photochemical properties of squaraines in homogeneous and heterogeneous media; absorption, fluorescence emission and photophysics of squaraines.
". . .I cannot count the number of times I have used. . .Organic Photochemistry as a lead source to an area of photochemistry; I predict my group and I will use this new series as often."
---Journal of the American Chemical Society (1998)
". . .this book will be of interest not only to photochemists but to all those with an interest in organic chemistry and synthetic methods. "
---Chemistry & Industry
". . .a useful resource in any institutional library collection. . .I look forward to future volumes. "
---Journal of the American Chemical Society