Poly(methyl methacrylate) grafted imogolite nanotubes prepared through surface-initiated ARGET ATRP

Wei Ma, Hideyuki Otsuka, Atsushi Takahara

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Poly(methyl methacrylate) grafted imogolite clay nanotubes were fabricated via activators regenerated by electron transfer for atom transfer radical polymerization (ARGET ATRP) by designing a water-soluble amphiphilic ATRP initiator that can adsorb onto imogolite surface in an aqueous solution.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5813-5815
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - May 28 2011


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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