Polymer Science Faculty Research

Title

Visualization of the Architecture of Poly(α-Lipoic Acid) Using Atomic Force Microscopy

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

Spring 4-2015

Abstract

The architecture of thermally polymerized poly(α-lipoic acid) after enzyme-catalyzed amplification was investigated by Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM). Branched structures were observed, in contrast with the proposed interlocking, polycatenane structures.

Publication Title

European Polymer Journal

Volume

65

First Page

232

Last Page

237