Synthesis of a rod-coil block copolymer incorporating PCBM

Erika Bicciocchi, Ming Chen, Ezio Rizzardo, Kenneth P. Ghiggino

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A widely applicable synthetic procedure is demonstrated for an electro-active rod-coil block copolymer that incorporates an electron donating conjugated block with pendant electron accepting fullerene units. The copolymer exhibits enhanced thermal stability compared to a blend of the components.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)53-56
Number of pages4
JournalPolymer Chemistry
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 7 Jan 2013
Externally publishedYes

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