A New Category of Dendritic Polymers Synthesized
Li Yufei Department of Chemistry, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York 12180-3590, U. S. A.
This paper is a review on dendritic polymers. The concept and the characteristics of this new type of macromolecules are introduced. The major contributions in this field by Dr. Donald A. Tomalia, Dr. George R. Newkome and Dr. Jean M. J. Frechet are discussed and evaluated including their synthetic route.