Special Issue "Ionic Liquids 2014 & Selected Papers from ILMAT 2013"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 May 2014
Prof. Dr. Andreas Taubert
Institute of Chemistry, University of Potsdam, Building 26, Rm. 2.64, Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 24-25, D-14476 Golm, Germany
Phone: +49 331 977 5773
Fax: +49 331 977 5055
Interests: inorganic materials synthesis in ionic liquids; functional ionic liquids-hybrid materials; self-assembling polymers, peptides & nanoparticles; calcium phosphate materials; silica hybrid materials; iron oxide materials; metal-peptide frameworks; materials for metallic implants
Prof. Dr. André Vioux
Assistant-Director of CNRS-University laboratory UMR 5253, « Institut Charles Gerhardt » of Montpellier, France
Head of the Chemistry Department of Université Montpellier 2, France
The search for new environmentally benign non-aqueous solvents, which can easily be recovered/recycled, as well as acting as efficient catalysts, is a priority for the development of green/sustainable chemical processes. Ionic liquids (ILs) are now widely recognized as suitable for use in organic reactions and provide possibilities for improvement in the control of product distribution, enhanced reactivity, ease of product recovery, catalyst immobilization, and recycling. In this decade, ILs have been attracting many chemists’ research interest and numerous reports have already appeared in the literature. The chemistry of ILs is, however, still at an incredibly exciting stage in its development. This volume will discuss the scope of the applications of ionic liquids cutting edge reports on a wide range of scientific fields, e.g., organic chemistry, biotechnology, nuclear, materials, medicine, pharmaceutical and environmental, etc.
This issue is cooperating with the international conference ILMAT 2013 (http://ilmat2013.icgm.fr/). All speakers presenting a paper at this conference can submit a manuscript for publication.
Prof. Dr. Andreas Taubert
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- ionic liquids
- green chemistry
- transition metal
- recyclable use
Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2013, 14(10), 20954-20965; doi:10.3390/ijms141020954
Received: 16 September 2013; in revised form: 12 October 2013 / Accepted: 12 October 2013 / Published: 18 October 2013| Download PDF Full-text (432 KB) | Download XML Full-text | Supplementary Files
Article: Homogeneous Liquid–Liquid Extraction of Rare Earths with the Betaine—Betainium Bis(trifluoromethylsulfonyl)imide Ionic Liquid System
Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2013, 14(11), 21353-21377; doi:10.3390/ijms141121353
Received: 27 August 2013; in revised form: 7 October 2013 / Accepted: 18 October 2013 / Published: 28 October 2013| Download PDF Full-text (490 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Article: Cloud Point Extraction of Parabens Using Non-Ionic Surfactant with Cylodextrin Functionalized Ionic Liquid as a Modifier
Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2013, 14(12), 24531-24548; doi:10.3390/ijms141224531
Received: 21 October 2013; in revised form: 12 November 2013 / Accepted: 13 November 2013 / Published: 17 December 2013| Download PDF Full-text (981 KB) | Download XML Full-text | Supplementary Files
Article: Rapid and Efficient Functionalized Ionic Liquid-Catalyzed Aldol Condensation Reactions Associated with Microwave Irradiation
Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2014, 15(1), 1284-1299; doi:10.3390/ijms15011284
Received: 28 November 2013; in revised form: 17 December 2013 / Accepted: 17 December 2013 / Published: 17 January 2014| Download PDF Full-text (315 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Last update: 27 January 2014