Dr. Rebecca Matthes


Office Tel.: +49 (0) 6131 39 26139
Lab Tel.: +49 (0) 6131 39 26273
Email r.matthes@uni-mainz.de



Research Topic

Biomedical Polyethers

DMC Catalysis



Polyethers and Epoxide Polymers



[3] “Unexpected Random Copolymerization of Propylene Oxide with Glycidyl Methyl Ether via Double Metal Cyanide-Catalysis: Introducing Polarity in Polypropylene Oxide”
R. Matthes, C. Bapp, M. Wagner, S. Zarbakhsh, H. Frey, Macromolecules 2021, 54, 24, 11228-11237.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.1c02047
[2] "The Unique Versatility of the Double Metal Cyanide (DMC) Catalyst: Introducing Siloxane Segments to Polypropylene Oxide by Ring-Opening Copolymerization"
R. Mohr, M. Wagner, S. Zarbakhsh, and H. Frey, Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2020, DOI: 10.1002/marc.202000542.
[1] "Frustrated Lewis Pair Polymers as Responsive Self-Healing Gels"
M. Wang, F. Nudelman, R. R. Matthes, M. P. Shaver, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 14232., DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b07725