By John Berger
In a rare distillation of his presents as a novelist, poet, paintings critic, and social historian, John Berger unearths the binds among love and lack, the methods poetry endows language with the reassurance of prayer, and the tensions among the ahead stream of sexuality.
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However, Fujita and Coates independently revealed that Ti–FI catalysts upon activation with MAO unexpectedly displayed moderate to extremely high syndioselectivity toward propylene polymerizations, which is mediated via a chain-end control mechanism [50, 80]. Significantly, propylene polymerizations with Ti–FI catalysts having at least one ortho-fluorine on the N-aryl R1 groups exhibit robust living polymerization behavior in the same way as seen for ethylene polymerization with the same catalysts.
Well-controlled living polymerizations allowed for systematic investigations on thermal and mechanical properties of these diblock copolymers. Tensile tests on the diblock copolymer exhibited better extensibility and toughness in comparison to the corresponding random copolymer and the polymer blend. Scientists at Dow Chemical Co. achieved production of olefin multi-block copolymers using two different catalysts capable of a catalytic chain growth on zinc [116–118]. In catalytic chain growth, a growing polymer chain on a transition metal catalyst is transferred to a main group metal (zinc in this case) via transmetallation, which is transferred back to another transition metal in a reversible manner.
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