Preparation of a novel poly(vinylsulfonic acid)-grafted solid phase acid catalyst and its use in esterification reactions

Teruyuki Okayasu, Kei Saito, Hiroyuki Nishide, Milton T W Hearn

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

A high-density sulfonic acid polymer, grafted onto a carrier surface, was synthesized from the acid form of vinylsulfonic acid monomer, and its catalytic activity as a new class of heterogeneous acid catalyst demonstrated in esterification reactions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4708-4710
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number31
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Preparation of a novel poly(vinylsulfonic acid)-grafted solid phase acid catalyst and its use in esterification reactions'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this