Electrochemically-deposited benzophenone moieties: Precursors for dual mode patterning of polymer brushes on conducting surfaces

Maria Celeste Tria, Jin Young Park, Rigoberto Advincula

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A new method for patterning polymer brushes on conducting surfaces via electro-deposited benzophenone moieties is reported. The dual patterning capability of the technique was demonstrated and characterized via the AFM and for the first time, an IR-imaging technique for a patterned brush.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2393-2395
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Feb 28
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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