Hydrogen transfer processes occur in a wide variety of reactions, ranging from biochemistry to polymers, making this a very important chemical element in synthesis, biochemistry and industrial applications. This multivolume work is a comprehensive reference on the theory, occurrence and application of hydrogen transfer processes. Adopting an integrated approach, it includes essential information on the theoretical basis, the fundamental types, and the latest techniques used to reveal, monitor, as well as measure hydrogen transfer reactions. Renowned experts from a number of disciplines provide a thorough overview on all aspects of hydrogen transfer in natural and artificial systems, thus aiding readers in their own research. Numerous tables and illustrations facilitate fast and easy access to the desired information, making this an indispensable source of knowledge for every research group working in the field.