azide

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azide

[′ā‚zīd]
(organic chemistry)
One of several types of compounds containing the ‒N3 group and derived from hydrazoic acid, HN3.
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In this report, a novel energetic copolymer of polyglyci-dylazide-b-poly(azidoethyl methacrylate) (GAP-b-PAEMA) was synthesized via ATRP polymerization of chloroethyl methacrylate (CEMA) using bromine-terminated polyepi-chlorohydrin (PECH-Br) as macroinitiator, followed by the substitution of the chlorine atoms by azide groups.
Conversion of chlo-rine groups to azide groups is a [SN.
The higher value of decomposition enthalpy for GAP is due to the higher content of azide groups in GAP than in PAEMA.