Facile preparation of high molecular weight, highly conductive poly(2,5-furylene vinylene)

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1113-1115
Journal / PublicationJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number14
Publication statusPublished - 1987
Externally publishedYes


High molecular weight, freestanding films of poly(2,5-furylene vinylene) (PFV) are readily prepared via a water soluble precursor polymer, are electrochemically reversibly donor and acceptor dopable, and reach conductivities as high as 36 S/cm on acceptor doping.