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  • noun Plural form of cryptate.


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  • The search for such compounds led to the design of cation cryptates, on which work was started in October 1967.

    Jean-Marie Lehn - Autobiography

  • Cryptates: Design, synthesis and properties of ligands forming stable and selective inclusion complexes with metal ions; di - and poly-nuclear cryptates; bioinorganic models; photoactive and electroactive cryptates; cluster cryptates; energy and electron transfer processes.

    Jean-Marie Lehn - Curriculum Vitae

  • Chemionics: Molecular Photonic, Electronic and Ionic Devices: Photoactive and electroactive cryptates; energy and electron transfer processes; light conversion; photo-antenna; ion transfer; molecular and ionic switching and amplifying processes; molecular protonics.

    Jean-Marie Lehn - Curriculum Vitae

  • Anion Coordination Chemistry: Anion cryptates; receptors and coreceptors for anionic substrates; selective complexation of organic, inorganic and biological anions.

    Jean-Marie Lehn - Curriculum Vitae


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