Polymers as Rheology Modifiers by Donald N. Schultz, J. Edward Glass

By Donald N. Schultz, J. Edward Glass

content material: Polymers as rheology modifiers : an outline / J. Edward Glass, Donald N. Schulz, and C.F. Zukoski --
Rheological measurements / Robert okay. Prud'homme --
Extensional viscometry of polymer options / Gerald G. Fuller and Cheryl A. Cathey --
coaching, characterization, and rheological habit of water-swellable polymer networks / H. Nottelmann and W.-M. Kulicke --
Chemical grafting of poly(ethylene oxide) onto polystyrene latex : synthesis, characterization, and rheology / H.J. Ploehn and J.W. Goodwin --
Electrosteric stabilization of oil-in-water emulsions by means of hydrophobically converted poly(acrylic acid) thickeners / R.Y. Lochhead --
results of strategy variables at the emulsion and answer homes of hydrophobically transformed alkali-swellable emulsion thickeners / Gregory D. Shay, Fran okay. Kravitz, and Peter V. Brizgys --
Rheological habit of liquid-crystalline polymer-polymer blends / D. Dutta and R.A. Weiss --
Shear-thickening habit of ionomers and their complexes / R.D. Lundberg and that i. Duvdevani --
Hydrocarbon-soluble associating polymers as antimisting and drag-reducing brokers / Donald N. Schulz, okay. Kitano, I. Duvdevani, R.M. Kowalik, and J.A. Eckert --
organization of acrylamide-dodecylmethacrylate copolymers in aqueous resolution / C.E. Flynn and J.W. Goodwin --
platforms method of rheology keep an eye on / Paul R. Howard, Edward L. Leasure, Stephen T. Rosier, and Edward J. Schaller --
Steady-shear and linear-viscoelastic fabric homes of version associative polymer suggestions / R.D. Jenkins, C.A. Silebi, and M.S. El-Aasser --
Surfactant impacts on hydrophobically converted thickener rheology / David J. Lundberg, Zeying Ma, Karu Alahapperuna, and J. Edward Glass --
Polymers as lubricating-oil viscosity modifiers / G. Ver Strate and M.J. Struglinski --
answer rheology of ethylene-propylene copolymers in hydrocarbon solvents / Isaac D. Rubin and Ashish Sen --
Rheological houses of high-molecular-weight poly[(methyl methacrylate)-co-ethylacrylate-co-butylacrylate] ideas : effect of polymer-solvent interactions / Wendel J. Shuely and Brian S. Ince --
Thermal features of waxy, high-pour-point crudes that reply to rheology modifiers / D.S. Schuster and J.H. Magill --
soften rheology and strain-induced crystallization of polypropylene and its high-density polyethylene blends / Michael S. Chuu and Boh C. Tsai --
Dynamic uniaxial extensional viscosity : reaction in spray functions / David A. Soules, Gustav P. Dinga, and J. Edward Glass.

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Practical Guide to Polyimides by Alexander L Rusanov, Marc JM Abadie

By Alexander L Rusanov, Marc JM Abadie

Polyimides are very sturdy, effortless to desktop and feature unprecedented warmth and chemical resistance. also they are hugely insulative and don't contaminate their atmosphere. Their energy and warmth and chemical resistance are so nice that they're frequently used to exchange glass and metals, resembling metal, in lots of challenging business purposes. Polyimides are even utilized in many daily functions. they're utilized in autos either externally and internally simply because they could face up to the serious warmth and the corrosive lubricants, fuels, and coolants present in automobiles. also they are utilized in the development of many home equipment in addition to microwave cookware and meals packaging as a result of their thermal balance, resistance to oils, greases, and fat and their transparency to microwave radiation. they could even be utilized in circuit forums, insulation, fibres for protecting garments, composites, and adhesives. This document covers the synthesis of polyimides from chloral and trinitrotoluene and experiences the creation of recent kinds of polyimides combining strong thermal, mechanical and electric homes with more suitable processability. it truly is perfect should you paintings with polyimides, both generating them or these utilizing them to fabricate different items. will probably be of curiosity to these in either academia and

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Composite Materials: Science and Applications by Deborah D.L. Chung (auth.)

By Deborah D.L. Chung (auth.)

The purposes of composite fabrics stay of accelerating significance as a result of industry’s want for contemporary research and more suitable functionality. the 1st variation of Composite Materials brought a brand new approach of taking a look at composite fabrics: masking composites in response to their services. This moment version expands the book’s scope to stress application-driven and process-oriented fabrics improvement. even if purposes are the comparatively cheap and technological driver of fabrics improvement, techniques frequently ensure the feasibility and practicality.

This tutorial-style reference e-book examines either structural composite fabrics (including their mechanical houses, longevity, and degradation) and useful composite fabrics (including their electric, piezoresistive, and thermal properties), as wanted for a considerable variety of functions. The emphasis on application-driven and process-oriented fabrics improvement is greater via a large number of experimental effects that offer actual illustrations of composite fabrics development.

Composite Materials is a necessary booklet for researchers and engineers who're attracted to fabrics improvement for commercial purposes. It has a colourful but useful procedure, making it compatible for either scholars and practitioners, and offers an entire clarification of the entire primary options with regards to the structural and useful houses covered.

The Engineering fabrics and Processes sequence makes a speciality of all varieties of fabrics and the techniques used to synthesise and formulate them as they relate to many of the engineering disciplines. The sequence bargains with a various variety of fabrics: ceramics; metals (ferrous and non-ferrous); semiconductors; composites, polymers, biomimetics and so on. each one monograph within the sequence is written via a consultant and demonstrates how improvements in fabrics and the tactics linked to them can increase functionality within the box of engineering within which they're used.

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Foundations of high performance polymers : properties, by A Hamrang

By A Hamrang

''This textual content is a precis of ideas of information research and modeling that the authors have encountered and utilized in our two-decades adventure of working towards the paintings of utilized information mining throughout many alternative fields. The authors have labored during this box jointly and individually in lots of huge and small businesses, together with the Los Alamos nationwide Laboratory, financial institution One (JPMorgan Chase), Morgan Stanley, and the startups Read more...

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Polymer Nanocomposites Handbook by Rakesh K. Gupta, Elliot Kennel, Kwang-Jea Kim

By Rakesh K. Gupta, Elliot Kennel, Kwang-Jea Kim

Reflecting the phenomenal development within the use of nanostructured fabrics for an expanding variety of commercial functions, Polymer Nanocomposites guide comprehensively covers the synthesis of nanomaterials that act because the construction blocks of polymer nanocomposites and polymers that act as matrix fabrics. From early heritage to new applied sciences, the ebook courses readers throughout the improvement of nanocomposites and their large and speedily constructing purposes from flame retardant houses to advances in polymer compounding. utilizing examples from today’s major educational and commercial study labs, most sensible scientists supply in-depth discussions of the technology, processing, and know-how that experience followed nanocomposites’ ascension into the realm of chemical and fabrics technological know-how. With nineteen chapters authored by way of global leaders in nanocomposite learn, this guide offers different and authoritative insurance at the clinical underpinnings and progressive discoveries regarding this promising box.

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Biomimetics in Materials Science: Self-Healing, by Michael Nosonovsky, Pradeep K. Rohatgi

By Michael Nosonovsky, Pradeep K. Rohatgi

Biomimetics in fabrics Science presents a finished theoretical and useful assessment of biomimetic fabrics with self-healing, self-lubricating and self-cleaning houses. those 3 issues are heavily similar and represent speedily constructing components of research. the sphere of self-healing fabrics calls for a brand new conceptual realizing of this biomimetic know-how, that's not like conventional engineering techniques resembling put on and fatigue. Biomimetics in fabrics Science is the 1st monograph to be dedicated to those fabrics. a brand new theoretical framework for those approaches is gifted in accordance with the idea that of multi-scale constitution of entropy and non-equilibrium thermodynamics, including a close overview of the on hand know-how. The latter contains experimental, modeling, and simulation effects acquired on self-healing/lubricating/cleaning fabrics because their emergence some time past decade.

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Organic Polymer Chemistry: An Introduction to the Organic by K.J. Saunders

By K.J. Saunders

This ebook bargains with the natural chemistry of polymers which locate tech­ nological use as adhesives, fibres, paints, plastics and rubbers. For the main half, purely polymers that are of business value are thought of and the first objective of the e-book is to narrate theoretical elements to commercial perform. The publication is principally meant to be used by means of scholars in technical associations and universities who're focusing on polymer technology and by means of graduates who require an advent to this box. There can be found a number of books facing the actual chemistry of polymers however the natural chemistry of polymers has now not bought a lot recognition. In attractiveness of this example and as the facets of polymer chemistry are frequently taught individually, this publication offers particularly with natural chemistry and themes of actual chemistry were passed over. additionally, during this means the e-book has been saved to an affordable measurement. this isn't to claim that integration of the 2 parts of polymer technological know-how is bad; to the contrary, it is crucial that the inter-relationship might be liked. i used to be gratified by way of the beneficial reviews caused by way of the 1st variation of the publication and i've for that reason retained an analogous association during this moment variation. however, the publication has been widely revised to mirror the advancements that have taken place.

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Polymers in Agriculture and Horticulture by R.P. Brown

By R.P. Brown

Polymers were utilized in agriculture and horticulture because the center of the final century. there's a great strength for utilizing polymers in agriculture and our fields and backyard might glance very diversified if we didn't use polymers in them. This evaluate strains the historical past of polymer use, discusses the markets for polymers in those purposes, and describes intimately the differing kinds of polymers that may be used and their particular functions.

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