Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Radiation Polymerization

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9730

n A polymerization reaction initiated by exposure to radiation such as ultraviolet or gamma rays rather than by means of a chemical initiator (Odian GC (2004) Principles of polymerization. Wiley, New York; Lenz RW (1967) Organic chemistry of synthetic high polymers. Interscience Publishers, New York).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA