Pr. Didier ASTRUC



Didier Astruc is author three books:

1- “Electron-Transfer Processes in Transition Metal Chemistry” prefaced by Henry Taube (1995, VCH, 630 p., available from Wiley-VCH)
2- “Chimie Organométallique” (2000, EDP Science, Paris, 550 p.).
3- Spanish version: “Quimica Organometallica” (2004, Reverte, Barcelona)
4- English version revised and with new chapters on catalysis : “Organometallic Chemistry and Catalysis”,(2007, Springer Verlag).




Didier Astruc has served as editor of books and special issues :

- Nanoparticles and Catalysis, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2008, 640 pages.

- Mechanisms and Processes in Molecular Chemistry (special number of New J. Chem. Dedicated to the memory of Bianca Tchoubar), Gauthier-Villars, Paris, 1992 (330 p.).

- Méthodes et Techniques de la Chimie Organique, PUG, Grenoble, 1999 (400 p.);
- Handbook “Electron Transfer in Chemistry”, Vol 2 (1000 p.), co-editor with J. Matay (Chief Editor: V. Balzani), Wiley-VCH-, Weinheim, 2001.

- Modern Arene Chemistry, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2002 (600 p.).

- Dendrimers and Nanoscience, special number "Comptes Rendus Chimie", October-December 2003 with 46 chapters (style "Accounts"), Elsevier (500 p.)

- Nanoscience makes catalysis greener. ChemSusChem (Eds.) 2012, 5. ChemSusChem.






Research fields
Group Members
CV and resume
Selected Publications
Metathesis: from Chauvin to Green Chemistry
Gold Nanoparticles
Organometallic Chemistry and Catalysis
Nanoparticle Catalysis
Authored and Edited Books and Special Issues
Courses for Students
University Bordeaux