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Gold—an introductory perspective

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We introduce the collection of reviews in this thematic issue of Chemical Society Reviews that demonstrate and discuss the current cutting edge research in the field of gold chemistry and materials science as it stands today. We also highlight achievements in the fields of gold catalysis, gold nanoparticles and the preparative, structural and theoretical chemistry of gold, and discuss the remaining challenges and opportunities. Our aim is to inspire further discovery in these new and deeply fascinating fields.

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The article was first published on 23 Jul 2008

Article type: Highlight
DOI: 10.1039/B810747P
Citation: Chem. Soc. Rev., 2008,37, 1759-1765
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    Gold—an introductory perspective

    G. J. Hutchings, M. Brust and H. Schmidbaur, Chem. Soc. Rev., 2008, 37, 1759
    DOI: 10.1039/B810747P

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