Chapter 19. Polymerization Methods

  1. Thomas F. DeRosa

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470385999.ch19

Advances in Polymer Chemistry and Methods Reported in Recent US Patents

Advances in Polymer Chemistry and Methods Reported in Recent US Patents

How to Cite

DeRosa, T. F. (2008) Polymerization Methods, in Advances in Polymer Chemistry and Methods Reported in Recent US Patents, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470385999.ch19

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 5 SEP 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470312865

Online ISBN: 9780470385999



  • anionic polymerization oxirane method;
  • high transpolymer synthesizing catalyst;
  • polymeric photoinitiators


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Method for Anionic Polymerization of Oxiranes

  • Amido-Organoborate Initiator Systems

  • Process for Manufacturing Vinyl-rich Polybutadiene Rubber

  • Catalyst for Synthesizing High Transpolymers

  • Method for the Preparation of Poly(α)-Methylstyrene

  • Use of Sulfur Containing Initiators for Anionic Polymerization of Monomers

  • Production Method of Polyisocyanate by End-Capping with Acyl Chloride

  • Methods for Making Functionalized Polymers

  • Polymerization of i-Butene in Hydrocarbon Media Using bis(Borane) Co-Initiators

  • Copolymers of Tetrahydrofuran, Ethylene Oxide, and an Additional Cyclic Ether

  • Dithiocarbamic Esters

  • Amphiphilic Copolymers Useful Especially as Emulsifiers

  • Anionic Copolymers Prepared in an Inverse Emulsion Matrix and Their Use in Preparing Cellulosic Fiber Compositions

  • Perfluorodiacylperoxides as Polymerization Initiators

  • Polymeric Photoinitiators

  • Radical Polymerization Method Performed in the Presence of Disulfide Compounds

  • Copolymers of Maleic Anhydride by Stable Free Radical Polymerization

  • Catalysts and Methods for Polymerizing Macrocyclic Oligomers

  • Catalytic Systems

  • Metallocene Catalysts Containing a Cyclopentadienyl Ligand Substituted by a Siloxy or Germiloxy Group Containing an Olefinic Residue

  • Photochromic Polymers and Methods of Synthesizing Same

  • Synthesis of A,B-Alternating Copolymers by Olefin Metathesis Reactions of Cyclic Olefins or Olefinic Polymers with an Acyclic Diene

  • High 1,4-cis Polybutadiene-Polyurethane Copolymer and Preparation Method Thereof

  • Process for Producing Polymer

  • Polymerization Catalyst Composition

  • Synthetic Polyisoprenes and a Process for Their Preparation

  • Polymerization Catalyst

  • Use of Stannylenes and Germylenes as Polymerization Catalysts for Heterocycles

  • Process for Producing Polar Olefin Copolymer and Polar Olefin Copolymer Obtained Thereby

  • Carborane Trianion-Based Catalyst

  • Catalyst for Polymerization of Norbornene