TY - CHAP A1 - Sergey V. Kazakov ED1 - Ailton De Souza Gomes Y1 - 2012-09-12 PY - 2012 T1 - Hydrogel Films on Optical Fiber Core: Properties, Challenges, and Prospects for Future Applications N2 - This book comprises the contributions of several authors in the area of polymer physics by application of conducting polymers; hydrogel films on optical fiber core; thin film polymers; PDLC films application; photopolymers for holographic media; microwave absorption and EMI shielding behavior of nanocomposites based on intrinsically conducting polymers and graphene and carbon nanotubes; in the area of polymer synthesis of conducting polymers; oxidative polymerization of aniline; electro reductive polymerization; polysilanes with ordered sequences; radiation cross-linking poly(urethane-imide) and nitrogen-rich polymers as candidates for energetic applications; development of ruthenium complexes to novel functional nanocomposites. We hope that this book will help inspire readers to pursue study and research in this field. BT - New Polymers for Special Applications SP - Ch. 2 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/48371 DO - 10.5772/48371 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2022-01-24 ER -