Metathesis Polymerization Processes by Homogeneous Catalysis
Published Online: 15 MAR 2006
Copyright © 2006 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Inorganic Chemistry
How to Cite
Wagener, K. B., Boncella, J. M. and Smith, D. W. 2006. Metathesis Polymerization Processes by Homogeneous Catalysis. Encyclopedia of Inorganic Chemistry.
- Published Online: 15 MAR 2006
Alkene polymerization reactions proceeding by homogeneous metathesis catalysis are reviewed. Fundamental mechanistic aspects of these reactions are discussed with special emphasis on ring opening metathesis polymerization and acyclic diene metathesis polymerization chemistry.
- homogeneous catalysis;
- alkene metathesis;
- ring opening metathesis polymerization;
- acyclic diene metathesis polymerization;
- polymerization reactions