Small molecule desorption from a swelling polymeric glass in polymer solution: Energy transfer method
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CitationUğur, Ş. & Pekcan, M. Ö. (2005). Small molecule desorption from a swelling polymeric glass in polymer solution: Energy transfer method. Materials Chemistry and Physics, 92(1), 269-273. doi:10.1016/j.matchemphys.2005.01.029
Direct energy transfer (DET) method conjunction with fast transient fluorescence (FTRF) technique were used to study small molecule desorption from a swelling poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) glass in polymer solution, which is consist of naphthalene (N)-labeled PMMA chains in chlorofrom-heptane mixture. Desorption coefficients, D-d of pyrene (P) desorbing from the swelling PMMA glass prior to dissolution were measured and found to be 8.3 x 10(-8) and 1.3 x 10(-5) cm(2) s(-1) in short and long time regions, respectively.