Recent Advances in the Electrochemical Synthesis of Copolymers Bearing π-Conjugated Systems and Methods for the Identification of their Structure

Author(s): Tomasz Jarosz, Agnieszka Stolarczyk*, Karolina Glosz

Journal Name: Current Organic Chemistry

Volume 24 , Issue 4 , 2020

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The main goal of this review is to summarise the most recent progress in the electrochemical synthesis of copolymers from conjugated co-monomers. The main approaches to electrochemical copolymerisation are highlighted and various trends in the development of new copolymer materials and the intended directions of their applications are explored. The article includes a discussion of various Authors’ approaches to investigate the structure of the obtained products, indicating the key points of interest and the importance of comprehensive identification of the products of electrochemical polymerisation.

Keywords: Electrochemical polymerisation, conjugated polymers, co-monomers, aniline, thiophene, pyrrole, EDOT, copolymerisation.

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