Synthesis of branched poly(methyl methacrylate)s via controlled/living polymerisations exploiting ethylene glycol dimethacrylate as branching agent


Isaure F., Cormack P., Graham S., Sherrington D., Armes S., BÜTÜN V.

CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, no.9, pp.1138-1139, 2004 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1039/b401709a
  • Journal Name: CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1138-1139
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

With appropriate choice of reaction composition and conditions, copolymerisation of methyl methacrylate and ethylene glycol dimethacrylate using Cu-based ATRP or GTP methodologies yields soluble branched polymers in facile one-pot reactions.