D-Index & Metrics Best Publications

D-Index & Metrics

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science D-index 40 Citations 5,470 171 World Ranking 8537 National Ranking 2253
Chemistry D-index 47 Citations 6,167 191 World Ranking 9912 National Ranking 2824

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Polymer
  • Catalysis

His primary scientific interests are in Polymer chemistry, Cationic polymerization, Polymerization, Isobutylene and Copolymer. His research in Polymer chemistry intersects with topics in Reversible addition−fragmentation chain-transfer polymerization, Living cationic polymerization, Chain transfer and Anionic addition polymerization, Monomer. His Cationic polymerization research includes elements of Solution polymerization and Molar mass distribution.

A large part of his Polymerization studies is devoted to Living polymerization. His research integrates issues of Reactivity, Lewis acids and bases and Solvent in his study of Isobutylene. His biological study deals with issues like Drug carrier, which deal with fields such as Methylcyclohexane and Chemical modification.

His most cited work include:

  • Living carbocationic polymerization (211 citations)
  • Living carbocationic polymerization. IV. Living polymerization of isobutylene (171 citations)
  • Living catalysts, complexes and polymers therefrom (103 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of study are Polymer chemistry, Cationic polymerization, Polymerization, Isobutylene and Copolymer. His work deals with themes such as Living cationic polymerization, Organic chemistry, Polymer, Monomer and Living polymerization, which intersect with Polymer chemistry. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including End-group, Lewis acids and bases, Reaction rate constant, Solution polymerization and Reaction mechanism.

His Solution polymerization study incorporates themes from Solvent and Physical chemistry. His Polymerization study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Photochemistry and Methylcyclohexane. His study looks at the relationship between Isobutylene and fields such as Reactivity, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Polymer chemistry (80.09%)
  • Cationic polymerization (48.61%)
  • Polymerization (44.44%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2010-2018)?

  • Polymer chemistry (80.09%)
  • Polymerization (44.44%)
  • Isobutylene (35.65%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Rudolf Faust mainly investigates Polymer chemistry, Polymerization, Isobutylene, Ether and Thermoplastic. His Polymer chemistry study focuses on Cationic polymerization in particular. His Polymerization research incorporates themes from Side reaction, Dichloromethane and Alkyl.

The various areas that Rudolf Faust examines in his Isobutylene study include Olefin fiber, Catalysis and Monomer. His Ether study also includes fields such as

  • Chloride, which have a strong connection to Molar mass distribution and Reactivity,
  • Medicinal chemistry that intertwine with fields like Steric effects,
  • Alcohol, which have a strong connection to Solvent and High selectivity,
  • Catalytic chain transfer that connect with fields like Reaction rate constant. His Thermoplastic research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Ultimate tensile strength, Diol and Morphology.

Between 2010 and 2018, his most popular works were:

  • Photoinduced Smart, Self-Healing Polymer Sealant for Photovoltaics (63 citations)
  • Polyisobutylene-Based Helical Block Copolymers with pH-Responsive Cationic Side-Chain Amino Acid Moieties by Tandem Living Polymerizations (47 citations)
  • Polyisobutylene-Based pH-Responsive Self-Healing Polymeric Gels. (46 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Catalysis
  • Polymer

His main research concerns Polymer chemistry, Isobutylene, Polymerization, Ether and Copolymer. The concepts of his Polymer chemistry study are interwoven with issues in Diisopropyl ether, Composite material, Chain transfer and Monomer. He has researched Chain transfer in several fields, including Side chain, Chain-growth polymerization, Living cationic polymerization and End-group.

His work on Isobutylene is being expanded to include thematically relevant topics such as Cationic polymerization. His work carried out in the field of Cationic polymerization brings together such families of science as Electronic effect and Alkyl. In general Copolymer, his work in Thermoplastic elastomer is often linked to 1,3-Dipolar cycloaddition linking many areas of study.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Best Publications

Living carbocationic polymerization. IV. Living polymerization of isobutylene

R. Faust;J. P. Kennedy.
Journal of Polymer Science Part A (1987)

295 Citations

Living carbocationic polymerization

Rudolf Faust;Joseph P. Kennedy.
Polymer Bulletin (1986)

211 Citations

Living Carbocationic Polymerization of Isobutylene with Blocked Bifunctional Initiators in the Presence of Di-tert-butylpyridine as a Proton Trap

Miklos Gyor;Hsien-Chang Wang;Rudolf Faust.
Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part A (1992)

186 Citations

Living catalysts, complexes and polymers therefrom

Joseph P. Kennedy;Rudolf Faust.
(1986)

156 Citations

Molecular motions in polyisobutylene : A neutron spin-echo and dielectric investigation

D. Richter;A. Arbe;J. Colmenero;M. Monkenbusch.
Macromolecules (1998)

101 Citations

Living Carbocationic Polymerization Process

Faust Rudolf;Gyor Miklos;Wang Hsien-Chang.
(1992)

97 Citations

Intermediate length scale dynamics of polyisobutylene

B Farago;A Arbe;J Colmenero;R Faust.
Physical Review E (2002)

96 Citations

Effect of architecture on the micellar properties of amphiphilic block copolymers: Comparison of AB linear diblock, A1A2B, and A2B heteroarm star block copolymers

Jongpil Yun;Rudolf Faust;Laszlo Sz. Szilagyi;Sandor Keki.
Macromolecules (2003)

96 Citations

Living carbocationic polymerization. XVI: Living carbocationic polymerization of styrene

Rudolf Faust;Joseph P. Kennedy.
Polymer Bulletin (1988)

95 Citations

Living Carbocationic Polymerization of Styrene in the Presence of Proton Trap

Zsolt Fodor;Miklos Gyor;Hsien-Chang Wang;Rudolf Faust.
Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part A (1993)

94 Citations

Best Scientists Citing Rudolf Faust

Juan Colmenero

Juan Colmenero

Spanish National Research Council

Publications: 81

Joseph P. Kennedy

Joseph P. Kennedy

University of Akron

Publications: 74

Arantxa Arbe

Arantxa Arbe

Spanish National Research Council

Publications: 49

Krzysztof Matyjaszewski

Krzysztof Matyjaszewski

Carnegie Mellon University

Publications: 48

Mitsuo Sawamoto

Mitsuo Sawamoto

Chubu University

Publications: 29

Akira Hirao

Akira Hirao

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Publications: 23

Dieter Richter

Dieter Richter

Forschungszentrum Jülich

Publications: 20

Bernhard Frick

Bernhard Frick

Institut Laue-Langevin

Publications: 19

Herbert Mayr

Herbert Mayr

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Publications: 17

Masami Kamigaito

Masami Kamigaito

Nagoya University

Publications: 16

Nikos Hadjichristidis

Nikos Hadjichristidis

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Publications: 16

Yusuf Yagci

Yusuf Yagci

Istanbul Technical University

Publications: 16

Axel H. E. Müller

Axel H. E. Müller

American Museum of Natural History

Publications: 13

Kotaro Satoh

Kotaro Satoh

Nagoya University

Publications: 12

Alexei P. Sokolov

Alexei P. Sokolov

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Publications: 11

Tomoya Higashihara

Tomoya Higashihara

Yamagata University

Publications: 11

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
Research.com Ranking is based on data retrieved from the Microsoft Academic Graph (MAG).
The ranking d-index is inferred from publications deemed to belong to the considered discipline.

If you think any of the details on this page are incorrect, let us know.

Contact us
Something went wrong. Please try again later.