Synthesis of Polyfluorene with Azobenzene-Substituted Side Chains


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Novel polyfluorene derivatives with azobenzene moieties to attaching to the polymer backbone via a flexible alkyl spacer were synthesized by electrochemically direct anodic oxidation in boron trifluoride diethyletherate (BFEE). The physical, optical and fluorescent properties of the synthesized polymers were characterized by UV-vis spectroscopy and fluorescent spectroscopy. As conducting and optical materials, these polymers can be promising in the field of photoelecrtonics area.



Solid State Phenomena (Volumes 181-182)

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Yuan Ming Huang




X. D. Tang et al., "Synthesis of Polyfluorene with Azobenzene-Substituted Side Chains", Solid State Phenomena, Vols. 181-182, pp. 177-180, 2012

Online since:

November 2011




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