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Handbook of Metathesis, Volume 3: Polymer Synthesis, 2nd Edition

Handbook of Metathesis, Volume 3: Polymer Synthesis, 2nd Edition

Robert H. Grubbs (Editor), Ezat Khosravi (Editor)

ISBN: 978-3-527-69405-1 March 2015 424 Pages




The second edition of the "go-to" reference in this field is completely updated and features more than 80% new content, with emphasis on new developments in the field, especially in industrial applications. No other book covers the topic in such a comprehensive manner and in such high quality.

Edited by the Nobel laureate R. H. Grubbs and E. Khosravi, Volume 3 of the 3-volume work focusses on polymer synthesis. With a list of contributors that reads like a "Who's-Who" of metathesis, this is an indispensable one-stop reference for chemists in academia and industry.

View the set here -

Other available volumes:

Volume 1: Catalyst Development and Mechanism, Editors: R. H. Grubbs and A. G. Wenzel -

Volume 2: Applications in Organic Synthesis, Editors: R. H. Grubbs and D. J. O´Leary -

Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerization (ROMP)

Synthesis of Homo- and Co-polymers

Latent ruthenium initiators for ROMP

ROMP of oxygen containing norbornene derivatives

Synthesis of biodegradable graft copolymers

Biological Applications of ROMP polymers

Self-healing materials

Synthesis of thermally degradable thermosets

Supramolecular polymers

ADMET Polymerization

Polymers from bio materials using metathesis

Telechelic polymers

Polydicyclopentadiene and applications

Modification of polyolefins