Dynamic stereochemistry and chiroptical spectroscopy of metallo-organic compounds

James W. Canary, Zhaohua Dai

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


This chapter contains sections titled: • Introduction • Metal-Binding Induced Switches Studied by Optical Rotation and ORD • Metal-Based Switches Monitored by Electronic Circular Dichroism (ECD) • Dynamic Stereochemistry Monitored by VCD • Dynamic Stereochemistry Monitored by FDCD and CPE • Dynamic Stereochemistry Monitored by CPL • Solid-State Metal-Based Chiroptical Switches • Conclusions • Acknowledgments • References.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationComprehensive Chiroptical Spectroscopy
Subtitle of host publicationApplications in Stereochemical Analysis of Synthetic Compounds, Natural Products, and Biomolecules
Number of pages37
ISBN (Electronic)9781118120361
ISBN (Print)9781118012925
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012


  • Dynamic, chiroptical switch detection
  • ECD, chiroptical, and metal-based switches
  • Metallo-organic, dynamic stereochemistry

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)

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