7 Replies Latest reply: Aug 10, 2013 8:52 AM by Lars Ohrstrom RSS

    What do you think?  Coordination Polymers or Metal Organic Frameworks


      The IUPAC task group on "Coordination polymers and metal organic frameworks: terminology and nomenclature guidelines" invite you to take part in this questionnaire on CP/MOF terminology. Comments are also invited directly to the chairman at ohrstrom@chalmers.se<mailto:ohrstrom@chalmers.se>. Please also have a look at the documentation on: http://www.iupac.org/web/ins/2009-012-2-200

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      Suggested reading on both archetypes:

      Infinite polymeric frameworks consisting of three dimensionally linked rod-like segments

      Bernard F. Hoskins, Richard Robson J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1989, 111 (15), pp 5962–5964



      Design and synthesis of an exceptionally stable and highly porous metal-organic framework

      Li, H.; Eddaoudi, M.; O'Keeffe, M.; Yaghi, O. M., Nature 1999, 402, 276


      A themed issue: Metal-organic frameworks

      http://www.rsc.org/Publishing/Journals/CS/article.asp?JournalCode=CS&SubYear=200 9&Issue=5&type=Issue