Ring‐opening metathesis copolymerization employing ruthenium‐based metathesis catalysts

Marc A. Hillmyer*, Alto D. Benedicto, Son Binh T Nguyen, Zhe Wu, Robert H. Grubbs

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The copolymerization of both high‐ and low‐strain cyclic olefins employing three ruthenium‐based metathesis catalysts is desribed. The effect of the ligand environment as well as the nature of the carbene on the copolymerizations is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)411-419
Number of pages9
JournalMacromolecular Symposia
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Polymers and Plastics
  • Materials Chemistry


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