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):

Report Date:

2008-09-21

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Polymer Chemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE