Principles and Advances in Supramolecular Catalysis: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Principles and Advances in Supramolecular Catalysis

1st Edition

By Jubaraj Bikash Baruah

CRC Press

226 pages | 20 Color Illus. | 219 B/W Illus.

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Hardback: 9780367111649
pub: 2019-03-27
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This book shows how a supramolecular catalytic reaction proceeds and how interactions among molecules provide vessels or specific binding sites to carry out chemical reactions. The utilities of such reactions in waste, hazard management, medicine, food, etc are explained in this book.

Table of Contents

Introduction. Organic and inorganic Supramolecular catalysts: design and function. Containers and Vessels for Supramolecular catalysis. Interlocked systems in catalysis and switching. Dendrimers in suparmolecular catalysis. Versatility in supramolecular catalysis.

About the Author

Jubaraj Bikash Baruah hails from Assam, India obtained Ph. D. degree from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore from research under the supervision of Prof. A. G. Samuelson. After Ph.D. he did a postdoctoral study under Prof. Kohtaro Osakada and Prof. Takakazu Yamamoto of Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan. He served Gauhati University as a lecturer before moving to Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati. He was the founder member of Department of Chemistry of Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati where he is serving as a senior professor. He served as founder Head in-charge of Chemistry, Head of Chemistry Department and Dean, Research and Development of Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati. His major research interest is on novel properties associated with supramolecular systems. He has published over 250 research articles in reputed journals and written two books.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical