6. Coordination Polymerization: Synthesis of New Homo- and Copolymer Architectures from Ethylene and Propylene Using Homogeneous Ziegler–Natta Polymerization Catalysts

  1. Prof. Dr. Krzysztof Matyjaszewski3,
  2. Prof. Dr. Yves Gnanou4 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Ludwik Leibler5,6
  1. Andrew F. Mason1 and
  2. Geoffrey W. Coates2

Published Online: 23 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch6

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

How to Cite

Mason, A. F. and Coates, G. W. (2007) Coordination Polymerization: Synthesis of New Homo- and Copolymer Architectures from Ethylene and Propylene Using Homogeneous Ziegler–Natta Polymerization Catalysts, 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.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 3

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

  2. 4

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

  3. 5

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

  4. 6

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    IBM Almaden Research Center, 650 Harry Road, San Jose, CA 95120, USA

  2. 2

    Cornell University, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Baker Laboratory, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA

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:

  • coordination polymerization;
  • homopolymer architectures;
  • copolymer architectures;
  • ethylene;
  • propylene;
  • homogeneous Ziegler–Natta polymerization catalysts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction, Historical Perspective and Scope of Review

  • Primer on the Homogeneous Coordination Polymerization of Olefins

  • Ethylene-based Polymers

  • Propylene-based Polymers

  • Ethylene–Propylene Copolymers

  • Summary and Outlook

  • References