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New and Published Books

  1. Polymers for Packaging Applications

    Edited by Sajid Alavi, Sabu Thomas, K. P. Sandeep, Nandakumar Kalarikkal, Jini Varghese, Srinivasarao Yaragalla

    This book focuses on food, non-food, and industrial packaging applications of polymers, blends, nanostructured materials, macro, micro and nanocomposites, and renewable and biodegradable materials. It details physical, thermal, and barrier properties as well as sustainability, recycling,...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  2. Organic Solar Cells

    Fundamentals, Devices, and Upscaling

    Edited by Barry P. Rand, Henning Richter

    Organic photovoltaic (OPV) cells have the potential to make a significant contribution to the increasing energy needs of the future. In this book, 15 chapters written by selected experts explore the required characteristics of components present in an OPV device, such as transparent electrodes,...

    Published August 25th 2014 by Pan Stanford

  3. Engineering of Polymers and Chemical Complexity, Two-Volume Set

    Edited by LinShu Liu, Antonio Ballada, Walter W. Focke, Hans-Joachim Radusch

    This new two-volume set provides a broad overview of current studies in the engineering of polymers and chemicals with complexity of various origins, on scales ranging from single molecules and nano-phenomena to macroscopic chemicals. Starting with a detailed introduction to the history of...

    Published July 31st 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Engineering of Polymers and Chemical Complexity, Volume II

    New Approaches, Limitations and Control

    Edited by Walter W. Focke, Hans-Joachim Radusch

    This book provides a vast amount of information on new approaches, limitations, and control on current polymers and chemicals complexity of various origins, on scales ranging from single molecules and nano-phenomena to macroscopic chemicals. Starting with a detailed introduction, the book is...

    Published May 20th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  5. Engineering of Polymers and Chemical Complexity, Volume I

    Current State of the Art and Perspectives

    Edited by LinShu Liu, Antonio Ballada

    This book provides a broad overview of current studies in the engineering of polymers and chemicals of various origins. The innovative chapters cover the growth of educational, scientific, and industrial research activities among chemists, biologists, and polymer and chemical engineers. This book...

    Published May 13th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  6. Functional Polymer Blends and Nanocomposites

    A Practical Engineering Approach

    Edited by Gennady E. Zaikov, Liliya I. Bazylyak, A. K. Haghi

    Series: AAP Research Notes on Polymer Engineering Science and Technology, Volume 1

    This book details original, theoretical, and important experimental results that use non-routine methodologies often unfamiliar to most readers. It also includes papers on novel applications of more familiar experimental techniques and analyses of composite problems. The book provides comprehensive...

    Published May 13th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  7. Key Elements in Polymers for Engineers and Chemists

    From Data to Applications

    Edited by Alexandr A. Berlin, Viktor F. Kablov, Andrey A. Pimerzin, Simon S. Zlotsky

    This book provides comprehensive coverage on the latest developments of research in the ever-expanding area of polymers and advanced materials and their applications to broad scientific fields including physics, chemistry, biology, and materials. It presents physical principles in explaining and...

    Published May 12th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  8. Foam Extrusion

    Principles and Practice, Second Edition

    Edited by S.-T. Lee, Chul B. Park

    Series: Polymeric Foams

    Combining the science of foam with the engineering of extrusion processes, Foam Extrusion: Principles and Practice delivers a detailed discussion of the theory, design, processing, and application of degradable foam extraction. In one comprehensive volume, the editors present the collective...

    Published April 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Thermochromic and Thermotropic Materials

    Edited by Arno Seeboth, Detlef Lötzsch

    Chromogenic materials change their optical properties in response to an external stimulus. Due to their potential applications as light valve (e.g., in sun protecting glazing) or as temperature sensor, thermotropic, and thermochromic materials have come more and more into the focus of research and...

    Published December 22nd 2013 by Pan Stanford

  10. The Fractal Physics of Polymer Synthesis

    Edited by G. V. Kozlov, A. K. Mikitaev, Gennady Efremovich Zaikov

    Using fractal analysis, irreversible aggregation models, synergetics, and percolation theory, this book describes the main reactions of high-molecular substances. It is the first to give the structural and physical grounds of polymers synthesis and curing based on fractal analysis. It provides a...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Apple Academic Press