6. From Linear to (Hyper) Branched Polymers: Dynamics and Rheology

  1. Prof. Dr. Krzysztof Matyjaszewski2,
  2. Prof. Dr. Yves Gnanou3 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Ludwik Leibler4,5
  1. Thomas C. B. McLeish

Published Online: 23 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch38

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

How to Cite

McLeish, T. C. B. (2007) From Linear to (Hyper) Branched Polymers: Dynamics and Rheology, in Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications (eds K. Matyjaszewski, Y. Gnanou and L. Leibler), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch38

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Chemistry, 4400 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

  2. 3

    Université Bordeaux 1, Laboratoire de Chimie des Polymères Organiques, ENSCPB, 16 avenue Pey-Berland, 33607 Pessac, France

  3. 4

    Matière Molle et Chimie, UMR 167 CNRS, ESPCI, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75005 Paris, France

  4. 5

    UMR 167 CNRS-ESPCI École Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielles, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France

Author Information

  1. University of Leeds, IRC in Polymer Science and Technology, Polymers and Complex Fluids, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527314461

Online ISBN: 9783527631421

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Keywords:

  • linear polymers;
  • (hyper) branched polymers;
  • dynamics;
  • rheology;
  • synthesis;
  • entangled branched chains;
  • long-chain branching;
  • nonlinear response

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Synthesis and Rheology of Controlled Topology Polymers

  • Entangled Branched Chains in Linear Response

  • Long-chain Branching in Nonlinear Response

  • Application to Other Topologies and Challenges

  • References