11. Photoinitiated Cationic Polymerization: Reactivity and Mechanistic Aspects

  1. Norman S. Allen
  1. Muhammet U. Kahveci,
  2. Ali Gorkem Yilmaz and
  3. Yusuf Yagci

Published Online: 18 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470594179.ch11

Photochemistry and Photophysics of Polymer Materials

Photochemistry and Photophysics of Polymer Materials

How to Cite

Kahveci, M. U., Yilmaz, A. G. and Yagci, Y. (2010) Photoinitiated Cationic Polymerization: Reactivity and Mechanistic Aspects, in Photochemistry and Photophysics of Polymer Materials (ed N. S. Allen), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470594179.ch11

Editor Information

  1. Faculty of Science and Engineering, Chemistry and Materials Department, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK

Author Information

  1. Faculty of Science and Letters, Chemistry Department, Istanbul Technical University, Maslak, Istanbul, Turkey

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 10 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470137963

Online ISBN: 9780470594179

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Keywords:

  • photoinitiated cationic polymerization - reactivity and mechanistic aspects;
  • halogen terminated polystyrenes - by atom transfer radical polymerization (ATRP);
  • general monomer types undergoing photoinitiated cationic polymerization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Photoinitiating systems for photoinitiated cationic polymerization

  • Monomers

  • Acceleration of photoinitiated cationic polymerization

  • Photoinitiated living cationic polymerization

  • UV curing by photoinitiated cationic polymerization

  • Photoinitiated cationic frontal polymerization

  • References