Patent Number: 6,166,155

Title: Process for preparing polymers of vinyl monomers with narrow molecular weight distribution by controlled free-radical polymerization

Abstract: Processes for preparing polymers of vinylic monomers where polymerization is conducted in the presence of free-radical initiators and electron donors.

Inventors: Koch; Jurgen (Neuhofen, DE), Fischer; Michael (Ludwigshafen, DE), Muellen; Klaus (Koln, DE), Klapper; Markus (Mainz, DE), Benfaremo; Nicholas (Wappinger Falls, NY), Wunderlich; Wiebke (Mainz, DE), Paulus; Wolfgang (Weisenheim, DE)

Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft

International Classification: C08F 4/00 (20060101); C08F 2/38 (20060101); C08F 4/40 (20060101); C08F 002/06 (); C08F 002/02 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017