The Gate Escape

the gate escape
Gating in carceplexes. The illustration shows a complex containing two acetonitriles. Upon heating the "French door" opens and acetonitrile spills out! See K. N. Houk, Kensuke Nakamura, Chimin Sheu, and Amy E. Keating, Science, 1996, 273, 627-629.

This art illustrates some of the research of Prof. Ken Houk's group at UCLA.

Note: the images here are reduced in color depth and resolution for viewing on the web. They are not print quality. To obtain files suitable for reproduction in printed form contact the author, Nicholas C. DeMello Ph.D.