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Hyperbranched Polymers in Supramolecular Chemistry

Soft Matter

  1. Barnaby W. Greenland,
  2. Wayne Hayes

Published Online: 15 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470661345.smc139

Supramolecular Chemistry: From Molecules to Nanomaterials

Supramolecular Chemistry: From Molecules to Nanomaterials

How to Cite

Greenland, B. W. and Hayes, W. 2012. Hyperbranched Polymers in Supramolecular Chemistry. Supramolecular Chemistry: From Molecules to Nanomaterials. .

Author Information

  1. University of Reading, Reading, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2012

Abstract

This chapter reviews notable examples of the combination of hyperbranched polymer architectures with noncovalent interactions which have afforded interesting materials and molecular devices.

Keywords:

  • dendrimer;
  • hyperbranched polymer;
  • molecular recognition;
  • self-assembly;
  • noncovalent