Russian Journal of Applied Chemistry

, Volume 75, Issue 9, pp 1465–1467 | Cite as

Radical Polymerization of N-Vinylcaprolactam in Isopropanol

  • V. O. Kudyshkin
  • T. R. Abdurakhmanova
  • N. I. Bozorov
  • N. L. Voropaeva
  • I. N. Ruban
  • S. Sh. Rashidova


Radical polymerization of N-vinylcaprolactam in isopropanol, initiated with azobis(isobutyronitrile), was studied with the aim to prepare polyvinylcaprolactam of controllable molecular weight. The rate and degree of polymerization are influenced by the reaction mixture composition.


Polymerization Molecular Weight Isopropanol Radical Polymerization Mixture Composition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. O. Kudyshkin
    • 1
  • T. R. Abdurakhmanova
    • 1
  • N. I. Bozorov
    • 1
  • N. L. Voropaeva
    • 1
  • I. N. Ruban
    • 1
  • S. Sh. Rashidova
    • 1
  1. 1.Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan RepublicInstitute of Polymer Chemistry and PhysicsTashkentUzbekistan

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