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Polysilanes: Conformations, Chromotropism and Conductivity

Organic Silicon Compounds (2001)

  1. Robert West

Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0243

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

How to Cite

West, R. 2009. Polysilanes: Conformations, Chromotropism and Conductivity. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups. .

Author Information

  1. University of Wisconsin, Organosilicon Research Center, Department of Chemistry, Madison, WI, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

Abstract

  • 1
    Introduction
  • 2
    Conformations and Electronic Structure
  • 3
    Chromotropism
  • 4
    Electrical Conductivity
  • 5
    Acknowledgements

Keywords:

  • polysilanes - conformations, chromotropism and conductivity;
  • conformations and electronic structure;
  • polysilane thermochromism in solution;
  • polysilane thermochromism as solids;
  • solvatochromism;
  • ionochromism;
  • other chromotropic behavior;
  • pristine polysilanes and electrical conductivity