The Informativeness of Research Methods into Ionic Active Sites

  • B. L. Erusalimskii
Part of the Macromolecular Compounds book series (MMCO)


The methods used for the study of non-free-radical active sites which are responsible for the formation of macromolecules are mainly spectroscopic, electrochemical, and quantum-chemical. Among these, spectroscopic methods are used extensively, their application to the study of such species already becoming routine by the 1960’s. The parallel electrochemical methods are important in a small range of suitable systems. Quantum-chemical studies began to advance to general systems only by the mid-seventies.


Vinyl Acetate Ionic Initiator Ionic Agent Lithium Atom Anionic Polymerization 


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  • B. L. Erusalimskii
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  1. 1.Institute of Macromolecular CompoundsAcademy of Sciences of the USSRLeningradUSSR

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