Research and Markets: Functional Polymers by Post-Polymerization Modification

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of John Wiley and Sons Ltd's new book "Functional Polymers by Post-Polymerization Modification" to their offering.

The first comprehensive handbook on this emerging hot topic provides polymer scientists with fundamentals, experimental protocols as well as an overview of industrial applications.

This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of recent developments in the field of post-polymerization modification.

Covering a wide range of topics, such as new synthetic techniques utilizing different reactive groups for post-polymerization modifications of synthetic polymers as well as modification of biomimetic and biological polymers as well as the industrial applications of polymers that are synthesized by post-polymerization techniques and experimental procedures are included.

Compiled by an international team of experts in the field, this book is an invaluable daily tool for polymer chemists and scientists entering the field.

Key Topics Covered:

Thiol-Ene Based Functionalization of Polymers

Modification of Polymers Utilizing Activated Esters

Post-Polymerization Functionalization of Polymer Brushes

Supramolecular Motivs for the Functionalization of Polymers

End-Group Functionalization of Polymers Obtained by ROMP

Chemical Modification Strategies of Poly(R-Peptoid)s

New Functional Polymers Using Host-Guest Chemistry

Thiol-Yne Chemistry in Polymer Science

Temperature Triggered Functionalization of Polymers

Sequence Controlled Polymerization of Reactive Monomers

Synthesis of Multivalent Polymer Therapeutics

Side Chain Functional Polyesters and Polycarbonates via Post-Polymerization Modification

Post-Polymerization Modification of Polyolefins

Post-Translational Modification of Proteins Incorporating Non-Natural Amino Acids

Post-Polymerization Modification of Hyperbranched Polymers

Historical Overview of Post-Polymerization Modifications

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