Top 10 most-read Polymer Chemistry articles – Q2 2016

This month sees the following articles in Polymer Chemistry that are in the top 10 most accessed from April – June 2016:

Lignocellulosic biomass: a sustainable platform for the production of bio-based chemicals and polymers
Furkan H. Isikgor and C. Remzi Becer
Polym. Chem., 2015, 6, 4497-4559
DOI: 10.1039/C5PY00263J

Thiol-ene “click” reactions and recent applications in polymer and materials synthesis
Andrew B. Lowe
Polym. Chem., 2010, 1, 17-36
DOI: 10.1039/B9PY00216B

Thiol–ene “click” reactions and recent applications in polymer and materials synthesis: a first update
Andrew B. Lowe
Polym. Chem., 2014, 5, 4820-4870
DOI: 10.1039/C4PY00339J

Investigation into thiol-(meth)acrylate Michael addition reactions using amine and phosphine catalysts
Guang-Zhao Li, Rajan K. Randev, Alexander H. Soeriyadi, Gregory Rees, Cyrille Boyer, Zhen Tong, Thomas P. Davis, C. Remzi Becer and David M. Haddleton
Polym. Chem., 2010, 1, 1196-1204
DOI: 10.1039/C0PY00100G

Oxidant-induced dopamine polymerization for multifunctional coatings
Qiang Wei, Fulong Zhang, Jie Li, Beijia Li and Changsheng Zhao
Polym. Chem., 2010, 1, 1430-1433
DOI: 10.1039/C0PY00215A

Thermoresponsive polyelectrolytes derived from ionic liquids
Yuki Kohno, Shohei Saita, Yongjun Men, Jiayin Yuan and Hiroyuki Ohno
Polym. Chem., 2015, 6, 2163-2178
DOI: 10.1039/C4PY01665C

Bringing d-limonene to the scene of bio-based thermoset coatings via free-radical thiol–ene chemistry: macromonomer synthesis, UV-curing and thermo-mechanical characterization
Mauro Claudino, Jeanne-Marie Mathevet, Mats Jonsson and Mats Johansson
Polym. Chem., 2014, 5, 3245-3260
DOI: 10.1039/C3PY01302B

Effect of gold nanoparticle shapes for phototherapy and drug delivery
Nik N. M. Adnan, Y. Y. Cheng, Nur M. N. Ong, Tuan T. Kamaruddin, Eliza Rozlan, Timothy W. Schmidt, Hien T. T. Duong and Cyrille Boyer
Polym. Chem., 2016, 7, 2888-2903
DOI: 10.1039/C6PY00465B

Facile and efficient chemical functionalization of aliphatic polyesters by cross metathesis
Lucie Fournier, Carine Robert, Sylvie Pourchet, Alice Gonzalez, Lewis Williams, Joëlle Prunet and Christophe M. Thomas
Polym. Chem., 2016, 7, 3700-3704
DOI: 10.1039/C6PY00664G

Toughening of photo-curable polymer networks: a review
Samuel Clark Ligon-Auer, Martin Schwentenwein, Christian Gorsche, Jürgen Stampfl and Robert Liska
Polym. Chem., 2016, 7, 257-286
DOI: 10.1039/C5PY01631B

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