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copolymer

 [ko-pol´ĭ-mer]
a polymer containing monomers of more than one kind.

co·pol·y·mer

(kō'pol-i-mer),
A polymer in which two or more monomers or base units are combined.

copolymer

/co·poly·mer/ (ko-pol´ĭ-mer) a polymer containing monomers of more than one kind.

copolymer

[kōpol′əmər]
Etymology: L, co-, together or with + Gk, polys, many + meros, parts
a polymer containing monomers of more than one kind.

co·pol·y·mer

(kō'pol'i-mĕr)
A polymer in which two or more monomers or base units are combined.

copolymer

A POLYMER consisting of repeated units of two or more subunits.

co·pol·y·mer

(kō'pol'i-mĕr)
Polymer with two or more combined monomers or base units.

copolymer (kōpäl´imur),

n a polymerization of two or more monomers that have slightly different chemical formulas. Used in dentistry to impart certain desirable physical properties such as flow.
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The block copolymers can be difficult to disperse in thermosets such as epoxy and are often supplied as masterbatches in epoxy.
They would be an ideal platform for directing the assembly of nanoparticles except that block copolymers and nanoparticles are not particularly compatible with one another from a chemistry standpoint.
The researchers' technique, which relies on self-organizing substances known as block copolymers, was described this week in an article in Science.
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Styrene-Butadiene-Styrene (SBS) Block Copolymer in US$ Million & Thousand Tons by the following end-use markets: Adhesives, Asphalt Modification, Polymer Modification, and Others.
A key question in block copolymers is the nature of interactions between blocks, as well as block interactions with different materials.
Noda suspects his block copolymer molecule may be so large that the rubber can't swallow it.
The architectural polymers include bio-conjugated hybrid polymers with poly(-amino acid)s and gluco-polymers, star-branched and dendrimer-like hyperbranched polymers, cyclic polymers, dendrigraft polymers, rod-coil and helix-coil block copolymers are introduced chapter by chapter in the book.
Patent 8,344,058 (January 1, 2013), "Reactive Block Copolymers as Additives for the Preparation of Silicate-Polymer Composites," Leticia Flores Santos, Alfonso Gonzalez Montiel, and Maria Dolores Baeza Alvarado (CID Centro de Investigacion y Desarrollo Technologico S.
Segmented block copolymers are multiblock copolymers with a continuous phase with a low [T.
The second step involves depositing this hybrid material - called a block copolymer - onto a greased platform.
The polymers made with these techniques are not only defined by their composition, molecular weight, and polydispersity index, but also by their synthesis method--demonstrated with two AB block copolymer dispersants prepared by GTP and ATRP.