Communications to the editor

Kyoko Nozaki, Yasutoyo Kawashima, Takuro Oda, Tamejiro Hiyama, Kiyoshi Kanie, Takashi Kato

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Abstract

The synthesis and thermal properties of liquid crystalline side-chain polyketones with different backbone stereoregularities were addressed. Significant influences of the backbone structure were identified. In particular, higher stereoregularity increased stability of the crystalline phase, and moreover, the liquid crystalline phases of isotactic polyketone was endowed with chirality due to the chirotopic center in the backbone.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1140-1142
Number of pages3
JournalMacromolecules
Volume35
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2002 Feb 12
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Polymers and Plastics
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Materials Chemistry

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    Nozaki, K., Kawashima, Y., Oda, T., Hiyama, T., Kanie, K., & Kato, T. (2002). Communications to the editor. Macromolecules, 35(4), 1140-1142. https://doi.org/10.1021/ma0113125