9. Photochromic Responses in Polymer Matrices

  1. Prof. Dr. Marek W. Urban
  1. Dhanya Ramachandran1 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Marek W. Urban2

Published Online: 23 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527633739.ch9

Handbook of Stimuli-Responsive Materials

Handbook of Stimuli-Responsive Materials

How to Cite

Ramachandran, D. and Urban, M. W. (2011) Photochromic Responses in Polymer Matrices, in Handbook of Stimuli-Responsive Materials (ed M. W. Urban), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527633739.ch9

Editor Information

  1. The University of Southern Mississippi, School of Polymers and High Performance Materials, 118 College Drive, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    The University of Southern Mississippi, School of Polymers and High Performance Materials, Department of Polymer Science, 118 College Drive, #10076, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA

  2. 2

    The University of Southern Mississippi, School of Polymers and High Performance Materials, 118 College Drive, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 FEB 2011
  2. Published Print: 9 FEB 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527327003

Online ISBN: 9783527633739

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Keywords:

  • spiropyrans;
  • azobenzenes;
  • photochromic transitions;
  • polymerization;
  • benzopyran moiety;
  • diarylethenes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Photochromic Polymeric Systems

  • Photochromic Systems

  • Outlook of Photochromic Materials

  • Acknowledgments

  • References