Chapter 20. Polymers Based on Phenols

  1. Zvi Rappoport
  1. D. H. Solomon,
  2. G. G. Qiao and
  3. M. J. Caulfield

Published Online: 7 OCT 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0470857277.ch20

Phenols

Phenols

How to Cite

Solomon, D. H., Qiao, G. G. and Caulfield, M. J. (2003) Polymers Based on Phenols, in Phenols (ed Z. Rappoport), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470857277.ch20

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Author Information

  1. Polymer Science Group, Department of Chemical Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia. Phone: +61 038344 8200; Fax: +61 038344 4153

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 OCT 2003
  2. Published Print: 22 JUL 2003

Book Series:

  1. PATAI'S Chemistry of Functional Groups

Book Series Editors:

  1. Zvi Rappoport

Series Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471497370

Online ISBN: 9780470857274

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

    • The Chemistry

  • Phenol–Carbonyl Resins

    • Phenol–Formaldehyde Resins

    • Functionality in Phenol–Formaldehyde Resins

    • Novolac Resin Synthesis

      • Statistical Novolac Resins

      • High orthoortho Linked Novolac Resins

      • Structurally Uniform ‘Pure’ Novolac Structures

    • Model Compounds of Novolac Resins

      • ortho-linked Pure Compounds

      • Other Structural Isomers

      • para-linked Compounds

    • The Structure of Novolac Resins

    • Reaction of Novolacs with HMTA

      • Hexamethylenetetramine (HMTA)

      • Chemistry of Crosslinking Reactions Involving HMTA

      • Reactions of Model Compounds with HMTA

    • Synthesis of Resole Resins

    • Model Compounds of Resoles

      • ortho-hydroxyl Model Studies

      • ortho-quinone Methide

      • Ether Exchange Reactions

      • PF Ratio Effects

    • Phenol–Ketone Novolacs

  • Carbon Derived from Phenolic Resins

    • From Novolacs

    • From Resoles

      • Early Stage of Carbonization

      • Carbon from Resole Resins

  • Other Polymers with Phenolic Components

    • Poly(phenylene oxides)

    • Epoxy Resins

    • Polyimides

      • Historical Perspectives

      • Linear Polyimides

      • Bis(maleimides)

      • Poly(N-(substituted phenyl)maleimides)

      • Synthesis and Polymerization of N-(substituted phenyl)Maleimide

  • References