By Krivenko, P. V.; Roy, D. M.; Shi, Caijun
By Bronya Tsoi
This monograph is an up to date and prolonged version of energy and Fracture of Polymer movies, which used to be released in Russian in 1999. It offers the result of long term theoretical and experimental reviews of brittle and quasi-brittle fracture of sturdy polymers. The relevant result of a finished and specific research of the statistical gains of fracture of polymers and different solids below the stipulations of separate and intricate motion different factors (temperature, mechanical stresses, surface-active media, UV irradiation, gamma-irradiation, chemical admixtures, thermal amendment, orientational drawing, etc.) are given. the most fascinating and key result of this learn issues the discovering of the 2 central energy states: low-strength kingdom (bulk samples) and high-strength nation (thin motion pictures and fibers) in addition to constructing a close contrast among the modes in their fracture. This monograph may be of curiosity to an individual operating within the box of polymer motion pictures and fibers.
By Gang Sun
Antimicrobial textiles have attracted loads of curiosity in recent times because of their capability for decreasing the transmission of an infection in clinical and healthcare environments. Antimicrobial homes may also increase the functionality and lifespan of shopper items, and so those materials are more and more discovering purposes within the wider cloth and clothing undefined. This ebook presents systematic insurance of the applied sciences and fabrics required for constructing those vital textiles.
In half One, chapters deal with key concerns and applied sciences within the construction of antimicrobial cloth items. themes lined contain trying out and rules, microencapsulation, sol-gel coating and plasma applied sciences, nanotechnology and existence cycle evaluation. half then experiences key antimicrobial brokers, akin to N-halamines, plant established compounds and photo-active chemical substances. ultimately, the chapters of half 3 provide certain experiences of antimicrobial textiles for specific vital functions, together with scientific units, protecting garments and items with stronger longevity and sturdiness.
- Reviews key matters and applied sciences within the construction of antimicrobial fabric products
- Offered an in depth evaluate of through antimicrobial brokers and a variety of vital applications
- Produced via an skilled editor and a special and overseas staff of contributors
By K. J. Ivin, J. C. Mol
This publication is a follow-up to Ivins Olefin Metathesis, (Academic Press, 1983). Bringing the traditional textual content within the box brand new, this moment version is as a result of the speedy progress within the box, sparked by means of the invention of various well-defined steel carbene complexes which may act as very effective initiators of every kind of olefin metathesis response, together with ring-closing metathesis of acyclic dienes, enynes, and dienynes; ring-opening metathesis polymerizationof cycloalkenes, acyclic diene metathesis polymerization; and polymerization of alkynes, in addition to basic olefin metathesis. Olefin Metathesis and Metathesis Polymerization offers a huge, up to date account of the topic from its beginnings in 1957 to the most recent purposes in natural synthesis. The ebook follows a similar structure because the unique, making it worthy toteachers and to researchers, and should be of specific curiosity to these operating within the fields of natural chemistry, polymer chemistry, organometallic chemistry, catalysis, fabrics technological know-how and chemical engineering. Key positive aspects* Discusses various periods of olefin metathesis and the alternative of response stipulations and catalyst* Considers advertisement strategies with examples from current and new applied sciences* offers a whole evaluation of the topic from its starting to the current day
By Paul J. Flory
By Kyoji Kawasaki, Bjoern Lindmann, Hirofumi Okabayashi
The foreign Symposium on Colloid and Polymer technology used to be held at Nagoya Institute of expertise, Nagoya, Japan, in October 1996. this system lined either the elemental points in addition to technological functions of micelles, microemulsions, monolayers, and biocolloids. designated emphasis used to be put on formation and dynamics of self-organized constructions, together with technical advancements, purposes, common conception, and result of investigations.
By R M Guedes
Creep is the tendency of fabrics to deform while subjected to long term pressure, rather whilst uncovered to warmth. Fatigue phenomena ensue whilst a cloth is subjected to cyclic loading, inflicting harm which can development to failure. either are severe components within the long term functionality and reliability of fabrics corresponding to polymer matrix composites, that are frequently uncovered to those sorts of stresses in civil engineering and different purposes. this significant e-book reports the most recent learn in modeling and predicting creep and fatigue in polymer matrix composites. the 1st a part of the publication studies the modeling of viscoelastic and viscoplastic habit as a manner of predicting functionality and repair lifestyles. half discusses innovations for modeling creep rupture and failure. the ultimate a part of the booklet addresses methods of trying out and predicting long term creep and fatigue in polymer matrix composites.
By Roger L. Clough, Shalaby W. Shalaby
content material: High-energy ion irradiation results on polymer fabrics / H. Kudoh, T. Sasuga, and T. Seguchi --
Mechanistic stories at the radiation chemistry of poly(hydroxybutyrate) / Trudy Carswell-Pomerantz, Limin Dong, David J.T. Hill, James H. O'Donnell, and Peter J. Pomery --
Radiation-induced strength and cost shipping in polystyrene : laser photolysis and pulse radiolysis comparative research / Guohong Zhang and J.K. Thomas --
Photoionization in polymer movies / Guohong Zhang and J.K. Thomas --
Radiation chemistry of polybutene-1 / W. Ken Busfield and Gregory S. Watson --
Anisotropic houses in ultrahigh-molecular-weight polyethylene after cobalt-60 irradiation / J.V. Hamilton, K.W. Greer, P. Ostiguy, and P.N. Pai --
machine simulation of polymer community formation by way of radiation cross-linking / Eric S. Castner and Vassilios Galiatsatos --
Low-voltage electron-beam simulation utilizing the built-in Tiger sequence Monte Carlo code and calibration via radiochromic dosimetry / Douglas E. Weiss, Harvey W. Kalweit, and Ronald P. Kensek --
a up to date strengthen within the decision of scission and cross-linking yields of gamma-ray irradiated polymers / David J.T. Hill, K.A. Milne, James H. O'Donnell, and Peter J. Pomery --
choice of recent chain-end teams in irradiated polyisobutylene by way of NMR spectroscopy / David J.T. Hill, James H. O'Donnell, M.C. Senake Perera, and Peter J. Pomery --
Radiochromic solid-state polymerization response / William L. McLaughlin, Mohamad Al-Sheikhly, D.F. Lewis, A. Kovács, and L. Wojnárovits --
Deposition of plasma-polymerized styrene less than ion bombardment / Jung H. Lee, Dong S. Kim, and younger H. Lee --
Synthesis of polysaccharide chemical gels by way of gamma-ray irradiation / Annamaria Paparella and Kinam Park --
Interpenetrating polymer community formation through electron-beam curing of acrylated epoxy resin blends / Mohamad Al-Sheikhly and William L. McLaughlin --
Electron processing of carbon-fiber-reinforced complex composites : a standing record / Ajit Singh, Chris B. Saunders, Vince J. Lopata, Walter Kremers, Tom E. McDougall, Miyoko Tateishi, and Minda Chung --
Electron-beam production of tank music pads / Byron J. Lambert, Ahmed A. Basfar, Walter J. Chappas, and Joseph Silverman --
Gas-plasma sterilization / Paul T. Jacobs and Szu-Min Lin --
Radiation sterilization of clinical units and prescription drugs / Karen J.L. Burg and Shalaby W. Shalaby --
Radiochemical sterilization : a brand new method of clinical gadget processing / Shalaby W. Shalaby and C.L. Linden, Jr. --
Advances in nutrition irradiation study / Karen J.L. Burg and Shalaby W. Shalaby --
Molecular-level reaction of chosen polymeric fabrics to the low earth orbit surroundings / Philip younger, Emilie J. Siochi, and Wayne S. Slemp --
results of gamma-ray irradiation on thermal and tensile homes of ultrahigh-molecular-weight polyethylene platforms / M. Deng, R.A. Johnson, R.A. Latour, Jr., and Shalaby W. Shalaby --
results of ionizing radiation at the optical homes of polymers / Julie P. Harmon, Emmanuel Biagtan, Gregory T. Schueneman, and E.P. Goldberg --
Temperature results in gamma-ray irradiation of natural insulators for superconducting magnets for fusion reactors / H. Kudoh, N. Kasai, T. Sasuga, and T. Seguchi --
Radiation-induced results in ethylene-propylene copolymer with antioxidant / Stefania Baccaro --
improvement of an speeded up getting older strategy for assessment of long term irradiation results on ultrahigh-molecular-weight polyethylene implants / D.C. solar, C. Stark, and J.H. Dumbleton --
functionality of polymeric fabrics as defensive for cosmic radiation / M.Y. Kim, S.A. Thibeault, J.W. Wilson, R.L. Kiefer, and R.A. Orwoll --
complex fabrics and varieties : photosensitive metathesis polymers / A. Mühlebach and U. Schaedeli --
Polymeric imaging fabric in keeping with an acid-catalyzed main-chain cleavage response / M. Hiro and J.M.J. Fréchet --
X-ray lithography with environmentally reliable chemical amplification confident withstand / Hiroshi Ito, Greg Breyta, Don Hofer, Andrew Pomerene, Karen Petrillo, and David Seeger --
Silylating reagents with excessive silicon contents for dry-developed positive-tone resists for extreme-UV (13.5 nm) and deep-UV (248 nm) microlithography / David Wheeler, Eric Scharrer, Glenn Kubiak, Richard Hutton, Susan Stein, Ray Cirelli, Frank Baiocchi, may possibly Cheng, Craig Boyce, and Gary Taylor.
By Xiangwu Zhang
"This quantity offers the elemental chemical and mathematical concept had to comprehend and regulate the connections one of the constitution, formation and houses of many differing types of artifical and typical fibers."--Publishers website
By Jinlian Hu
Shape-memory polymers (SMP) are a distinct department of the shrewdpermanent fabrics relations that are in a position to altering form on-demand upon publicity to exterior stimulus. the invention of SMP made an important step forward within the advancements of novel shrewdpermanent fabrics for numerous engineering purposes, outdated the conventional fabrics, and in addition prompted the present equipment of product designing. This booklet provides the most recent complex info of on-going examine domain names of SMP. this may definitely enlighten the reader to the achievements and large potentials of SMP. the elemental fundam. Read more...