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New Ferrocene Complexes and Polymers for Nonlinear Optical Applications

  • Michael E. Wright
  • Edward G. Toplikar
Part of the Contemporary Topics in Polymer Science book series (CTPS, volume 7)

Abstract

Ferrocene was the starting point for organometallic chemistry nearly four decades ago and is still today one of the most studied and versatile organometallic building blocks.1 Ferrocene has been incorporated in polymeric systems to alter bulk properties of the material.2 Ferrocene possesses excellent thermal and photochemical stability and can also protect polymeric systems from photodegradation.3 In addition, the ferrocene building block has been used in conducting polymers4 and in main chain liquid crystalline polyesters.5

Keywords

Second Harmonic Generation Poling Process Significant Second Harmonic Generation Organometallic Polymer Second Harmonic Generation Measurement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael E. Wright
    • 1
  • Edward G. Toplikar
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Chemistry and BiochemistryUtah State UniversityLoganUSA

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