American Journal of Polymer Science and Technology

Volume 3, Issue 1, January 2017

  • Flocculation and Color Removal Performances of Polyacrylamide and Poly N, N-Dimethylacrylamide Grafted Starch: A Comparative Study

    Haradhan Kolya, Tridib Tripathy

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, January 2017
    Pages: 1-11
    Received: 4 October 2016
    Accepted: 24 November 2016
    Published: 13 February 2017
    Abstract: Starch-g-polyacrylamide (St-g-PAM) and Starch-g- poly (N, N-dimethylacryl amide) (St-g-PDMA) were prepared by using acrylamide (AM) and N, N-dimethylacrylamide (DMA) by Ce (IV) ion induced aqueous polymerization technique. Various grafting parameters were optimized. The so prepared graft copolymers were characterized by fourier transform infrared s... Show More
  • Fabrication and Characterization of Unsaturated Copolyesters Based on Diarylidenecyclohexanone

    Momen S. A. Abdelaty

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, January 2017
    Pages: 12-20
    Received: 3 March 2017
    Accepted: 19 March 2017
    Published: 18 April 2017
    Abstract: New series of unsaturated copolyesters based on diarylidenecyclohexanone, were synthesized by the interfacial polycondensation polymerization technique. Aldol condensation reaction in acid media was used for preparation of three kinds of monomers and investigated by FT IR and 1H NMR. The copolymers have been synthetized by the polymerization of 2, ... Show More