Graft polymerization initiated by photosensitizer segregated at surface of polymer film upon ultraviolet irradiation

Hironori Atarashi, Kei Ichi Akabori, Akihiro Tanaka, Masaaki Ozawa, Keiji Tanaka, Toshihiko Nagamura

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A novel approach to surface modification of polymer films is proposed on the basis of graft polymerization initiated from photosensitizers attached to hyperbranched polymers which are localized at the film surface.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)808-809
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 5 2007


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  • Chemistry(all)

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