Chapter 4. Developments in the Accelerated Convergent Synthesis of Dendrimers

  1. Jean M. J. Fréchet2 and
  2. Donald A. Tomalia3
  1. A. W. Freeman1 and
  2. J. M. J. Fréchet2

Published Online: 25 APR 2002

DOI: 10.1002/0470845821.ch4

Dendrimers and Other Dendritic Polymers

Dendrimers and Other Dendritic Polymers

How to Cite

Freeman, A. W. and Fréchet, J. M. J. (2001) Developments in the Accelerated Convergent Synthesis of Dendrimers, in Dendrimers and Other Dendritic Polymers (eds J. M. J. Fréchet and D. A. Tomalia), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470845821.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of California, Department of Chemistry and Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA

  2. 3

    Dendritic Sciences, Inc.,/Dendritic Nanotechnologies Limited, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Eastman Kodak Research Laboratories, Building 82, Rm. C608, Rochester, NY 14650-2116, USA

  2. 2

    University of California, Department of Chemistry and Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 APR 2002
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2001

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Polymer Science

Book Series Editors:

  1. Dr John Scheirs

Series Editor Information

  1. ExcelPlas, PO Box 2080, Edithvale, VIC 3196, Australia

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471638506

Online ISBN: 9780470845820

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Summary

This chapter has sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Convergent Synthesis

  • Double-Stage Convergent Growth Strategies: Hypermonomers and Hypercores

  • The Double Exponential Growth Strategy

  • Orthogonal Coupling Strategies

  • Conclusion

  • References