Polymer Process Engineering

Polymer Process Engineering

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An overview of both the engineering and science required for polymer systems design. This text examines the composition, morphology, properties and physical states of polymers as well as quantitative analytical methods and surveys of processes. It also analyzes the engineering of polymer systems including reaction kinetics, property measurements, characterization and flow, and mechanical properties.
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  • Hardback | 666 pages
  • 172.72 x 238.76 x 33.02mm | 1,156.65g
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 0130153974
  • 9780130153975

Table of contents

1. A Primer of Polymer Science and Engineering 2. Molecular Architecture 3. Physical States of Polymers 4. Theory of Polymerization Reactions 5. Polymer Solution Thermodynamics 6. Molecular Weight Analyses 7. Thermal and Chemical Analyses 8. Flow and Mechanics 9. Polymerization Processes 10. Polymer Processing Appendices: A. Units, Conversions, and Constants. B. Equations of Continuity and Change for Various Coordinate Systems. C. Properties of Commercial Products. D. Special Properties for Fibers, Elastomers, and High-Volume Thermoplastics. E. Polymerization Coefficients and Data. F. Processing Properties. G. Gas Permeabilities in Solid Polymers. H. Surface Tensions.
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