Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1984, 49, 2275-2284

Model compounds of poly(methyl methacrylate). Conformational structure of methyl 3-methoxy-2-methylpropionate

Danica Doskočilová, Jan Štokr, Bohdan Schneider, Martin Přádný and Stanislav Ševčík

Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, 162 06 Prague 6


By analysis of 1H and 13C NMR spectra, and of infrared and Raman spectra of methyl 3-methoxy-2-methylpropionate, the formation of conformers generated by rotation about the bonds CH3O-CH2, CH2-CH and C-C=O was studied. The structure of the most highly populated conformer is proposed.