Jump to main content
Jump to site search
Access to RSC content Close the message box

Continue to access RSC content when you are not at your institution. Follow our step-by-step guide.


Issue 11, 2012
Previous Article Next Article

Miktoarm star polymersviacyclodextrin-driven supramolecular self-assembly

Author affiliations

Abstract

We report the formation of a novel class of supramolecular miktoarm star polymers via cyclodextrin host–guest chemistry. Reversible addition–fragmentation chain transfer polymerization from difunctional guest- or alkyne-containing chain transfer agents and copper(I)-catalyzed azide–alkyne cycloaddition leads to host- and guest-containing acrylamido polymers, namely poly(N,N-dimethylacrylamide) and poly(N,N-diethylacrylamide). Subsequently, a supramolecular miktoarm star polymer was formed and characterized via dynamic light scattering and rotating frame nuclear Overhauser effect spectroscopy.

Graphical abstract: Miktoarm star polymers via cyclodextrin-driven supramolecular self-assembly

Back to tab navigation

Supplementary files

Article information


Submitted
11 Apr 2012
Accepted
04 Jun 2012
First published
13 Jun 2012

Polym. Chem., 2012,3, 3064-3067
Article type
Communication

Miktoarm star polymers via cyclodextrin-driven supramolecular self-assembly

B. V. K. J. Schmidt, M. Hetzer, H. Ritter and C. Barner-Kowollik, Polym. Chem., 2012, 3, 3064
DOI: 10.1039/C2PY20214J

Social activity

Search articles by author

Spotlight

Advertisements