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Transfer to 'monomer' in styrene free-radical polymerization


Thickett, SC and Gilbert, RG, Transfer to 'monomer' in styrene free-radical polymerization, Macromolecules, 41, (12) pp. 4528-4530. ISSN 0024-9297 (2008) [Refereed Article]

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Copyright 2008 American Chemical Society

DOI: doi:10.1021/ma800596n


Chain transfer to monomer is an important mechanism in free-radical polymerization. For styrene, there have been careful measurements of the temperature dependence of the value of the transfer constant to monomer, but it is unclear what the actual transfer reaction is.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Research Division:Chemical Sciences
Research Group:Macromolecular and materials chemistry
Research Field:Polymerisation mechanisms
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in the chemical sciences
UTAS Author:Thickett, SC (Dr Stuart Thickett)
ID Code:99407
Year Published:2008
Web of Science® Times Cited:8
Deposited By:Chemistry
Deposited On:2015-03-23
Last Modified:2015-04-14

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