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Directed synthesis of polymer mesostructures
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The objective of this research was to produce discrete, nano-shaped polymeric structures on the same length scale as, or one to one copies of, templates, deformable templates or structure-directing h ...
Emulsion polymerization of styrene in the presence of reversible addition-fragmentation chain transfer agents
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This work involves the study of the effects of Reversible Addition-Fragmentation Chain Transfer (RAFT) agents on the emulsion polymerization of styrene. The feasibility of RAFT as a method for obtaining ...