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Thermoresponsive polymeric temperature sensors with broad sensing regimes

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Abstract

Polymeric temperature sensors with a broad sensing regime in aqueous solution have been developed. Two strategies, namely including a monomer gradient within the polymer chain and incorporation of highly polar hydroxyl functional comonomers, are evaluated to obtain a broader sensing regime of the thermometer, which is mostly limited to 10 °C for LCST-type polymers.

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The article was received on 16 Dec 2014, accepted on 01 Feb 2015 and first published on 02 Feb 2015


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C4PY01747A
Polym. Chem., 2015,6, 2396-2400

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    Thermoresponsive polymeric temperature sensors with broad sensing regimes

    Q. Zhang, G. Vancoillie, M. A. Mees and R. Hoogenboom, Polym. Chem., 2015, 6, 2396
    DOI: 10.1039/C4PY01747A

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