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Issue 22, 2004
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Combinatorial polymer research and high-throughput experimentation: powerful tools for the discovery and evaluation of new materials

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Abstract

Polymer chemistry is very well suited for combinatorial approaches since a large parameter space has to be covered during synthesis, processing, blending or compounding. Moreover, a large variety of parameters need to be screened in order to evaluate structure–property relationships and to accelerate the design and development of new materials. Therefore, high-throughput experimentation and combinatorial approaches in polymer science have gained large attraction during the past few years since they might lead to shorter time-to-market periods for new polymeric materials as well as to a more profound understanding of quantitative structure–property relationships (QSPRs).

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Submitted
30 Apr 2004
Accepted
09 Jul 2004
First published
26 Aug 2004

J. Mater. Chem., 2004,14, 3289-3299
Article type
Feature Article

Combinatorial polymer research and high-throughput experimentation: powerful tools for the discovery and evaluation of new materials

M. A. R. Meier and U. S. Schubert, J. Mater. Chem., 2004, 14, 3289
DOI: 10.1039/B406497F

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