Stimuli-responsive polymer hydrogels containing partially exfoliated graphite (pages 5375–5381)
Valeria Alzari, Alberto Mariani, Orietta Monticelli, Luca Valentini, Daniele Nuvoli, Massimo Piccinini, Sergio Scognamillo, Silvia Bittolo Bon and Javier Illescas
Article first published online: 1 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pola.24341
Frontal polymerization was used for the preparation of a stimuli-responsive composite polymer hydrogel containing partially exfoliated graphite. The maximum temperature reached by the polymerization front and the lower critical solution temperature have been found to be affected by the graphite content.