Fabrication of porous nanoscale polyimide structures

Hitoshi Kasai, Hideharu Mitsui, Gufan Zhao, Takayuki Ishizaka, Masao Suzuki, Hidetoshi Oikawa, Hachiro Nakanishi

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

13 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

In the fabrication of polyimide (PI) spherical nanoparticles by the reprecipitation method, intriguing uniquely shaped objects, including doughnut-like and/or hollow, and polymeric soccer ball-shaped PI nanoparticles are rarely obtained. Furthermore, PI fine particles, which possess a hollow core and some 100 nm-sized surface pores leading to the inner hollow, were reproducibly obtained by the improved reprecipitation method.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1056-1057
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Volume37
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008 Dec 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Fabrication of porous nanoscale polyimide structures'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this