Fluorous chemistry: from biphasic catalysis to a parallel chemical universe and beyond Academic Article uri icon


  • The development of the title discipline is briefly summarized, and the general topics of the articles in this issue introduced. Definitions are proposed for the terms 'fluorous', 'fluorous medium', 'fluorous separation technique', 'fluorous tag', 'fluorous reaction component', 'fluorous reaction', and 'fluorous chemistry'. © 2002 Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved.

author list (cited authors)

  • Gladysz, J. A., & Curran, D. P.

citation count

  • 205

publication date

  • May 2002