2. Polymers Incorporating Icosahedral Closo-Dicarbaborane Units

  1. Alaa S. Abd-El-Aziz2,
  2. Charles E. Carraher Jr.3,4,
  3. Charles U. Pittman Jr.5 and
  4. Martel Zeldin6
  1. Mogon Patel and
  2. Anthony C. Swain

Published Online: 17 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470139653.ch2

Macromolecules Containing Metal and Metal-Like Elements: Boron-Containing Polymers, Volume 8

Macromolecules Containing Metal and Metal-Like Elements: Boron-Containing Polymers, Volume 8

How to Cite

Patel, M. and Swain, A. C. (2007) Polymers Incorporating Icosahedral Closo-Dicarbaborane Units, in Macromolecules Containing Metal and Metal-Like Elements: Boron-Containing Polymers, Volume 8 (eds A. S. Abd-El-Aziz, C. E. Carraher, C. U. Pittman and M. Zeldin), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470139653.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

  2. 3

    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA

  3. 4

    Florida Center for Environmental Studies, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, USA

  4. 5

    Department of Chemistry, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi, USA

  5. 6

    Department of Chemistry, University of Richmond, Richmond, Virginia, USA

Author Information

  1. Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE), Aldermaston, Reading, RG7 4PR, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 8 JUN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471730125

Online ISBN: 9780470139653

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Keywords:

  • polymers icosahedral closo-dicarbaborane units;
  • poly(m-carborane-siloxane) rubbers;
  • thermal and radiation stability

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Poly(M-Carborane-Siloxane) Rubbers

  • Synthesis

  • Characterization

  • Other Carborane-Containing Polymers

  • Energetic Carborane Polymer Systems

  • Summary

  • References