Chemical reduction of a diimide based porous polymer for selective uptake of carbon dioxide versus methane

Omar K. Farha, Youn Sang Bae, Brad G. Hauser, Alexander M. Spokoyny, Randall Q. Snurr, Chad A. Mirkin, Joseph T. Hupp

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A diimide based porous organic polymer (POP) post-synthetically reduced with lithium metal demonstrates a drastic increase in selectivity for carbon dioxide over methane.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1056-1058
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Feb 15 2010


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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