The text focuses on the basic issues and also the literature of the past decade. The book provides a broad overview of functional synthetic polymers.
Special issues in the text are: Surface functionalization supramolecular polymers, shape memory polymers, foldable polymers, functionalized biopolymers, supercapacitors, photovoltaic issues, lithography, cleaning methods, such as recovery of gold ions olefin/paraffin, separation by polymeric membranes, ultrafiltration membranes, and other related topics.
1 Basic Issues of Functionalized Polymers 1
2 Methods and Principles of Functionalization 11
3 Technical Applications 95
4 Medical Applications 221
5 Pharmaceutical Applications 247