Design and analysis of a photoreactor for styrene polymerization

Roman L. Jain, William W. Graessley, Joshua S. Dranoff*

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The photopolymerization of styrene was studied in a well-mixed annular photoreactor. Experimental rates of polymerization measured at low conversions compared quite favorably with predicted rates based on a computer model of the photoreactor.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)293-298
Number of pages6
JournalIndustrial and Engineering Chemistry Product Research and Development
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1971

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Engineering(all)
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering


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