alternating copolymer


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alternating copolymer

[′ȯl·tər‚nād·iŋ ‚kō′päl·ə·mər]
(organic chemistry)
A polymer formed of two different monomer molecules that alternate in sequence in the polymer chain.
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Second is a family of 1:1 alternating copolymers of ethylene and maleic anhydride (EMAh) modifiers that show high efficiency as chain extenders for engineering resins such as nylon and PBT, but are also promising in upgrading recycled nylon 6 and 66 and compatibilizing recycled PET in nylon 66.
The alternating copolymer and diblock copolymer were scanned at a heating rate of 10[degrees]C/min from 30 to 250[degrees]C.
This is consistent with the previous conclusion for the NPMI/St systems, which formed alternating copolymers with 1/1 ratio of NPMI and St units, as calculated from FTIR spectra (13).
Novel Alternating Copolymers of Vinyl Acetate with Methyl 2-cyano-3-alkoxyphenyl-2-propenoates--Allison Crawford, Celeste A.
His studies also included the synthesis of crystalline alternating copolymers and the synthesis of sterically ordered polymers.
In terms of segmental sequences, homopolymer, random, block, graft, gradient, tapered, periodic, and alternating copolymers could be produced.
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