Accession Number : ADA114377

Title :   Chemical Reactions and Properties of Organosilicon Compounds Related to New Materials.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Feb 78-31 Jan 82,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV-MADISON DEPT OF CHEMISTRY

Personal Author(s) : West,Robert

PDF Url : ADA114377

Report Date : 06 Apr 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : A summary of research leading to (1) The discovery and characterization of formable polysilane high polymers, copolymers of phenylmethylsilane and dimethylsilanes units; (2) Investigations leading to the synthesis of tetramesityldisilene, the first compound containing a silicon-silicon double bond; and (3) Various advances in the chemistry of polysilanes.

Descriptors :   *Reaction kinetics, *Organometallic compounds, *Silicon compounds, *Copolymers, Ceramic materials, Synthesis(Chemistry), Polysilanes, Bonded joints, Silicon dioxide, Research management, Molecular weight, Phenyl radicals, Methyl radicals, Chemical bonds

Subject Categories : Polymer Chemistry
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Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE