Kinetic Study of Trimerization of Monocyanate Ester in Nanopores

Yung P. Koh, Sindee Simon

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Abstract

A kinetic study of the trimerization of monocyanate ester both in the bulk and in the nanoconfinement of controlled pore glass is performed using differential scanning calorimetry. Both isothermal and dynamic experiments are analyzed. Although the activation energy for the reaction is the same within experimental error for the bulk and nanoconfined samples (approximately 21-23 kcal/mol), the reaction is accelerated under nanoconfinement by approximately 50 times in 13 nm pores compared with bulk.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)925–932
JournalJournal of Physical Chemistry B
StatePublished - Feb 10 2011

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