Chapter 8. Silole-Containing Conjugated Polymers

  1. Prof. Mario Leclerc and
  2. Prof. Jean-François Morin
  1. Junwu Chen and
  2. Yong Cao

Published Online: 26 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527629787.ch8

Design and Synthesis of Conjugated Polymers

Design and Synthesis of Conjugated Polymers

How to Cite

Chen, J. and Cao, Y. (2010) Silole-Containing Conjugated Polymers, in Design and Synthesis of Conjugated Polymers (eds M. Leclerc and J.-F. Morin), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527629787.ch8

Editor Information

  1. CERMA, Département de Chimie, Université Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, G1V 0A6, Canada

Author Information

  1. South China University of Technology Institute of Polymer, Optoelectronic Materials & Devices, Key Lab of Specially Functional, Materials of Ministry of Education, 381 Wushan Rd., Guangzhou 510640, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAY 2010
  2. Published Print: 19 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527324743

Online ISBN: 9783527629787



  • silacyclopentadiene;
  • silole-containing polymer;
  • polymerization;
  • optical properties;
  • optoelectronic devices;
  • chemosensor


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • π-Conjugated Silole-Containing Polymers

  • σ-Conjugated Silole-Containing Polymers

  • Silole-Containing Polymers with σ – π-Mixed Conjugation

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgments

  • References