Synthesis and Characterization of New Copoly(amide-imide)s Based on 1,3- bis[4,4'-(trimellitimido)phenoxy]propane and Fumaric acid

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Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Arak University, Arak, 38156, Iran

Abstract

In this article six new copoly(amide-imide)s (11a-c) were synthesized through the direct
polycondensation reaction of 1,3-bis[4,4'-(trimellitimido) phenoxy] propane (6) with 3,3'-
diamino diphenyl sulfone (7), 4,4'-diaminodiphenyl ether (8) and 1,5-naphtalene (9) in the
presence of fumaric acid (10) as a second diacid in a medium consisting of N-methyl-2-
pyrrolidone, triphenyl phosphite, calcium chloride and pyridine. The resulted polymers were
fully characterized by means of FT-IR spectroscopy, elemental analyses, inherent viscosity, and
solubility tests. Thermal stabilities of a polymer (11a-c) were investigated by using TGA & DTG
thermograms.

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