Accession Number : ADA500839


Title :   Polar-Nonpolar Radical Copolymerization under Li+ Catalysis


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 20 Apr 2007-19 Apr 2008


Corporate Author : COLORADO UNIV AT BOULDER OFFICE OF CONTRACTS AND GRANTS


Personal Author(s) : Michl, Josef


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a500839.pdf


Report Date : 21 Sep 2008


Pagination or Media Count : 16


Abstract : Lithium cation catalyzed radical copolymerization of isobutylene with ethyl acrylate has been examined. Up to 30% of isobutylene is incorporated at 1 atm pressure, and molecular weights up to a million have been observed.


Descriptors :   *ACRYLATES , *BUTENES , *COPOLYMERIZATION , POLYMERS , CATIONS , LITHIUM


Subject Categories : Polymer Chemistry


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE