A novel self-healing poly(amic acid) ammonium salt hydrogel with temperature-responsivity and robust mechanical properties

Li Zhang, Juntao Wu, Na Sun, Xiaomin Zhang, Lei Jiang

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The fabrication of hydrogels with excellent self-healing properties and high mechanical strength has become a challenging and fascinating topic. The aim of this study is to fabricate a novel robust PAS hydrogel with self-healing properties. The self-healing mechanism and possible interactions between PAS chains of the hydrogel are proposed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7666-7668
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Materials Chemistry A
Issue number21
Publication statusPublished - 7 Jun 2014
Externally publishedYes

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