Accession Number:

ADA409297

Title:

The Synthesis of Hybrid Materials by the Blending of Polyhedral Oligosilsesquioxanes into Organic Polymers

Descriptive Note:

Technical paper

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE RESEARCH LAB EDWARDS AFB CA PROPULSION DIRECTORATE WEST

Report Date:

2000-04-17

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

The goal of this research was to study the interaction and solubility of polyhedral Oligosilsesquioxane POSS molecules containing various organic side groups with the polymer matrix. Polystyrene was chosen since it is readily available and can easily be solvent cast with the POSS molecules for TEM studies.

Subject Categories:

  • Polymer Chemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE