Chapter 5. Polymerization of Cyclic Depsipeptides, Ureas and Urethanes

  1. Prof. Philippe Dubois2,
  2. Dr. Olivier Coulembier2 and
  3. Dr. Jean-Marie Raquez3
  1. Pieter J. Dijkstra

Published Online: 6 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527628407.ch5

Handbook of Ring-Opening Polymerization

Handbook of Ring-Opening Polymerization

How to Cite

Dijkstra, P. J. (2009) Polymerization of Cyclic Depsipeptides, Ureas and Urethanes, in Handbook of Ring-Opening Polymerization (eds P. Dubois, O. Coulembier and J.-M. Raquez), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527628407.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Center of Innovation and Research in Materials and Polymers (CIRMAP), Laboratory of Polymeric and Composite Materials, University of Mons Hainaut, Place du Parc 20, 7000 Mons, Belgium

  2. 3

    University of Mons-Hainaut, Place du Parc 20, 7000 Mons, Belgium

Author Information

  1. University of Twente, Department of Polymer Chemistry and Biomaterials, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute for Biomedical Technology, P.O. Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527319534

Online ISBN: 9783527628407

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Keywords:

  • Polydepsipeptide;
  • polyesteramide;
  • polyurethane;
  • polyurea;
  • morpholinedione;
  • ring expansion

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Polydepsipeptides

  • Monomers

  • Ring-Opening Polymerization

  • Enzymatic Polymerization

  • Ring Expansion

  • Polyureas

  • Polyurethanes

  • Summary and Prospects

  • References