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Plastics & polymers technology books

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Technology and Applications of Polymers Derived from Biomass by Syed Ali (Principal at Ashter Consultancy LLC., Massachusetts, USA) Ashter Technology and Applications of Polymers Derived from Biomass
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Technology and Applications of Polymers Derived from Biomass explores the range of different possible routes from biomass to polymeric materials, including the value and limitations of using biomass in material applications and a comparison of petrochemical-derived polymers and bio-based polymers....
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Polyaniline Blends, Composites, and Nanocomposites by Visakh (Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU), Tomsk, Russia) P. M. Polyaniline Blends, Composites, and Nanocomposites
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Polyaniline Blends, Composites, and Nanocomposites summarizes recent advances in polyaniline-based blends, composites and nanocomposites. Polyaniline (PANI) is a conducting polymer with a range of potential applications, particularly in electronics and packaging. The book covers the preparation, characterization and application of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2017

Transport Properties of Polymeric Membranes by Sabu (Director, International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Mahatma Gandhi University Thomas Transport Properties of Polymeric Membranes
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Transport Properties of Polymeric Membranes is an edited collection of papers that covers, in depth, many of the recent technical research accomplishments in transport characteristics through polymers and their applications. Using the transport through polymer membranes method leads to high...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/11/2017

Polymer Nanocomposites for Electromagnetic Interference Shielding by Veena (Reliance Chair Professor, Centre for Polymer Science and Engineering, IIT Delhi, India) Choudhary, Bhanu Pratap ( Singh Polymer Nanocomposites for Electromagnetic Interference Shielding
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Polymer Nanocomposites for Electromagnetic Interference Shielding is the first reference to cover the different carbon nanomaterial-based polymer systems for EMI shielding, enabling the development of these novel conductive polymers and their application in a range of EMI shielding contexts, such...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Reactive Polymers: Fundamentals and Applications A Concise Guide to Industrial Polymers by Johannes Karl (Professor of Macromolecular Chemistry, Montanuniversitat Leoben, Austria) Fink Reactive Polymers: Fundamentals and Applications A Concise Guide to Industrial Polymers
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Reactive Polymers: Fundamentals and Applications: A Concise Guide to Industrial Polymers, Third Edition introduces engineers and scientists to a range of reactive polymers and then details their applications and performance benefits. Basic principles and industrial processes are described for each...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Thermosets Structure, Properties, and Applications by Qipeng (Deakin University, Australia) Guo Thermosets Structure, Properties, and Applications
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Thermosets: Structure, Properties and Applications, Second Edition, reviews both factors affecting thermoset properties and how this understanding can be used to engineer thermosets for particular uses. The book builds on, and updates, the existing review of mechanical and thermal properties,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Polymeric Foams Structure-Property-Performance A Design Guide by Bernard (Research Scientist, Core R&D Material Science and Engineering Group, The Dow Chemical Company) Obi Polymeric Foams Structure-Property-Performance A Design Guide
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Polymeric Foams Structure-Property-Performance: A Design Guide is a response to the design challenges faced by engineers in a growing market with evolving standards, new regulations and an ever-increasing variety of application types for polymeric foam. Bernard Obi, an author with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Plasticizers Derived from Post-consumer PET Research Trends and Potential Applications by Ewa (Institute for Engineering of Polymer Materials and Dyes) Langer, Krzysztof (Institute for Engineering of Polymer M Bortel Plasticizers Derived from Post-consumer PET Research Trends and Potential Applications
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Plasticizers Derived from Post-Consumer PET: Research Trends and Potential Applications presents a roadmap to the successful use of post-consumer PET to obtain plasticizers for later use, a proposal which presents both economic and sustainability advantages. Based on the results of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Reactive Extrusion Principles and Applications by Gunter Beyer, Christian Hopmann Reactive Extrusion Principles and Applications
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This first comprehensive overview of reactive extrusion technology for over a decade combines the views of contributors from both academia and industry who share their experiences and highlight possible applications and markets.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

Trends and Applications in Advanced Polymeric Materials by Sanjay K. Nayak, Smita Mohanty Trends and Applications in Advanced Polymeric Materials
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The book comprises recent innovations and developments in various high performance applications of advanced polymeric materials. It is a compilation of work from eminent academicians and scientists and the chapters provide insight into the effect of tailoring the polymeric systems,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

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Chemical Resistance of Thermosets by Erwin (M-Base Engineering + Software GmbH) Baur Chemical Resistance of Thermosets

Chemical Resistance of Commodity Thermoplastics provides a comprehensive, cross-referenced compilation of chemical resistance data that explains the effect of thousands of reagents, the environment and other exposure media on the properties and characteristics of thermosets- plastics which are used in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Metal-Polymer Systems Interface Design and Chemical Bonding by Jorg Friedrich Metal-Polymer Systems Interface Design and Chemical Bonding

Covering both the academic and practical aspects, this is the first book to focus entirely on achieving high-strength metal-polymer composites through chemical bonding, which is shown as a simple and economically viable alternative to adhesion based on reversible interaction.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/10/2017

Service Life Prediction of Polymers and Plastics Exposed to Outdoor Weathering by Christopher C. (Research Chemist, Polymeric Materials Group, USA's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) White Service Life Prediction of Polymers and Plastics Exposed to Outdoor Weathering
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Service Life Prediction of Polymers and Plastics Exposed to Outdoor Weathering discusses plastics and polymers and their unique applications, from sealants used in construction, to polymer composites used in planes. While these materials are important enablers for advanced technologies, exposure...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Fundamentals of Polymer Science for Engineers by Stoyko Fakirov Fundamentals of Polymer Science for Engineers

Filling a gap in the market, this textbook provides a concise, yet thorough introduction to polymer science for advanced engineering students and practitioners, focusing on the chemical, physical and materials science aspects that are most relevant for engineering applications.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/09/2017

Crystallization in Multiphase Polymer Systems by Thomas Crystallization in Multiphase Polymer Systems

Crystallization in Multiphase Polymer Systems is the first book that explains in depth the crystallization behavior of multiphase polymer systems. Polymeric structures are more complex in nature than other material structures due to their significant structural disorder. Most of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/09/2017

Biodegradable and Biocompatible Polymer Composites Processing, Properties and Applications by Navinchandra (Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Mumbai, Santacruz, India) Shimpi Biodegradable and Biocompatible Polymer Composites Processing, Properties and Applications
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Biodegradable and Biocompatible Polymer Composites: Processing, Properties and Applications begins by discussing the current state-of-the-art, new challenges and opportunities for various biodegradable and biocompatible polymer composite systems. Interfacial characterization of composites and the structure-property relationships in various composite systems are...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

Biopolymer Grafting: Applications by Vijay Kumar Thakur Biopolymer Grafting: Applications

Biopolymer Grafting: Applications? presents the latest research and developments in the practical application of these methods in industry, both to enable polymer scientists and engineers to keep up with the latest research trends, as well as to propose ideas for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

Polylactide Foams Fundamentals, Manufacturing, and Applications by Mohammadreza (Assistant Professor, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department, Istanbul Technical University, Tu Nofar Polylactide Foams Fundamentals, Manufacturing, and Applications
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Polylactide Foams: Fundamentals, Manufacturing, and Applications provides an introduction to the fundamental science behind plastic foams, polylactic acid) and polylactide foaming, giving designers tactics to replace traditional resins with sustainable and biodegradable materials. The book then delves deeper into the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

Biopolymer Grafting: Synthesis and Properties by Vijay Kumar (Cranfield University UK) Thakur Biopolymer Grafting: Synthesis and Properties

Biopolymer Grafting: Synthesis and Properties presents the latest research and developments in fundamental of synthesis and properties of biopolymer-based graft copolymers. The book presents a broad overview of the biopolymer grafting process, along with trends in the field. It also...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

Responsive Polymer Surfaces Dynamics in Surface Topography by Danqing Liu Responsive Polymer Surfaces Dynamics in Surface Topography

Adopting an integrated approach, this book covers experiments, theory, and emerging applications. It addresses a number of materials and includes a discussion of various applications.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/09/2017

Green Polymeric Materials Advances & Sustainable Development by Shakeel Ahmed Annu Green Polymeric Materials Advances & Sustainable Development


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Applications of Plastics Under-the-Hood in Automotives by Sassan (International Automotive Components) Tarahomi Applications of Plastics Under-the-Hood in Automotives

Applications of Plastics Under-the-Hood in Automotives provides information and guidance on the use of plastics in under-hood applications in the automotive industry, covering plastics materials, applications and processes utilized in the manufacture of automobile components. Plastics material and processing are...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Handbook of Industrial Polyethylene Technology by Mark A. Spalding Handbook of Industrial Polyethylene Technology

This handbook provides an exhaustive description of polyethylene. The 50+ chapters are written by some of the most experienced and prominent authors in the field, providing a truly unique view of polyethylene. The book starts with a historical discussion on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/08/2017

Polymer Films in Sensor Applications by Gabor Harsanyi Polymer Films in Sensor Applications

Polymer films now play an essential and growing role in sensors. Recent advances in polymer science and film preparation have made polymer films useful, practical and economical in a wide range of sensor designs and applications. Further, the continuing miniaturization...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

Fluoropolymer Applications in the Chemical Processing Industries The Definitive User's Guide and Handbook by Sina (Fluoroconsultants Group, Chadds Ford, PA, USA) Ebnesajjad, Pradip R. (DuPont Engineering Technology, Delaware, Khaladkar Fluoropolymer Applications in the Chemical Processing Industries The Definitive User's Guide and Handbook
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Fluoropolymer Applications in Chemical Processing Industries: The Definitive User's Guide and Handbook, Second Edition, contains the most extensive collection of data and information on fluoropolymer applications in chemical processing industries. Because of their superior properties, fluoropolymers have been rapidly replacing...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Polyurethane Polymers: Composites and Nanocomposites by Thomas, A. Datta, B. Jozef Polyurethane Polymers: Composites and Nanocomposites
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Polyurethane Polymers: Composites and Nanocomposites concentrates on the composites and nanocomposites of polyurethane based materials. Polyurethane composites are a very important class of materials widely used in the biomedical and industrial field that offer numerous potential applications in many areas....
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

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