Solvent-free, direct synthesis of supramolecular nano-capsules

Jochen Antesberger, Gareth W.V. Cave, Matthew C. Ferrarelli, Michael W. Heaven, Colin L. Raston, Jerry L. Atwood

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Citations (Scopus)


The single step direct synthesis of pyrogallol[4]arene via a solvent free protocol yields the pure product as a self-assembled nanocapsule, comprised of six macrocyclic building blocks.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)892-894
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 21 Feb 2005
Externally publishedYes

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Solvent-free, direct synthesis of supramolecular nano-capsules'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this

    Antesberger, J., Cave, G. W. V., Ferrarelli, M. C., Heaven, M. W., Raston, C. L., & Atwood, J. L. (2005). Solvent-free, direct synthesis of supramolecular nano-capsules. Chemical Communications, (7), 892-894.