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The absolute orientation of a molecule in space: Extension of the 'CIP' system

Chandrasekhar, Sosale (2002) The absolute orientation of a molecule in space: Extension of the 'CIP' system. In: Research on Chemical Intermediates, 28 (1). pp. 25-28.

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Abstract

A scheme for denoting the absolute spatial orientation of molecules and molecular fragments is presented; this is based on three angular deviations - one for each spatial dimension - with respect to a reference orientation, which is itself defined with the help of certain features of the Cahn-Ingold-Prelog stereochemical notation. The new scheme helps in reconstructing the three-dimensional characteristics of molecules from purely verbal descriptors, and may thus find application in various information storage and retrieval processes (e.,-. encrypting holograms, etc.).

Item Type: Journal Article
Additional Information: Copyright of this article belongs to Springer.
Keywords: Absolute;orientation;space;�CIP�;Cahn�Ingold�Prelog.
Department/Centre: Division of Chemical Sciences > Organic Chemistry
Date Deposited: 27 Jul 2011 04:57
Last Modified: 27 Jul 2011 04:57
URI: http://eprints.iisc.ernet.in/id/eprint/39466

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