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  1. 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 May 30th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  2. 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 21st 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  3. Polymer Surfaces and Interfaces

    Acid-Base Interactions and Adhesion in Polymer-Metal Systems

    By Irina A. Starostina, Oleg V. Stoyanov, Rustam Ya Deberdeev

    This book presents the analysis of up-to-date techniques used for the determination of acid-base properties in view of their applicability to examination of solid organic and inorganic surfaces. The studies have been carried out by the authors since 1993, showing experimental data on surface...

    Published May 20th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  4. 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 14th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  5. 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 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. The Fractal Physical Chemistry of Polymer Solutions and Melts

    Edited by G. V. Kozlov, I. V. Doblin, Gennady E. Zaikov

    This book provides an important structural analysis of polymer solutions and melts, using fractal analysis. The book covers the theoretical fundamentals of macromolecules fractal analysis. It then goes on to discuss the fractal physics of polymer solutions and the fractal physics of melts. The...

    Published December 12th 2013 by Apple Academic Press

  7. Polymer Nanocomposite Coatings

    Edited by Vikas Mittal

    This work explores the use of composite nanotechnology for thin coatings on various substrates. It compiles recent advances in nanocomposite coatings for experienced researchers and provides background information for those new to the field. The book not only explains the synthesis of bulk...

    Published October 18th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Polymer Nanocomposite Foams

    Edited by Vikas Mittal

    Advancements in polymer nanocomposite foams have led to their application in a variety of fields, such as automotive, packaging, and insulation. Employing nanocomposites in foam formation enhances their property profiles, enabling a broader range of uses, from conventional to advanced applications....

    Published October 18th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Engineering Mechanics of Polymeric Materials

    Theories, Properties and Applications

    By Gabil Garibxan Ogli Aliyev, Faig Bakhman Ogli Naghiyev

    This book covers the theory of the strength of laminated and reinforced structures made of polymer materials with regard to the changeability of physico-chemical properties is examined. It presents an experimental-theoretical method on the definition of physico-mechanical properties of polymers...

    Published September 25th 2013 by Apple Academic Press

  10. Foundations of High Performance Polymers

    Properties, Performance and Applications

    Edited by Abbas Hamrang, Bob A. Howell

    This book presents some fascinating phenomena associated with the remarkable features of high performance polymers and also provides an update on applications of modern polymers. It offers new research on structure–property relationships, synthesis and purification, and potential applications of...

    Published September 20th 2013 by Apple Academic Press