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Introduction to Physical Polymer Science

Sperling, Leslie H.


4. Auflage Januar 2006
880 Seiten, Hardcover

ISBN: 978-0-471-70606-9
John Wiley & Sons


This updated version of the classic, bestselling introductory textbook to physical polymer science emphasizes interrelationships between molecular structure and the morphology and mechanical behavior of polymers. It is an invaluable resource for professionals in polymer science, materials science, chemical engineering , and students of all levels.

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Zahlreiche moderne Themen wurden neu aufgenommen, unter anderem Informationen zu Nanomaterialien, zur 3D-Struktur und Funktion von Biopolymeren, zur Kinetik der Kristallisation, zum Glasübergang in dünnen Schichten, zu Licht emittierenden und elektroaktiven Polymeren sowie zu sich selbstorganisierenden Verbindungen.

Preface to the Fourth Edition.

Preface to the First Edition.

Symbols and Definitions.

1. Introduction to Polymer Science.

2. Chain Structure and Configuration.

3. Dilute Solution Thermodynamics, Molecular Weights, and Sizes.

4. Concentrated Solutions, Phase Separation Behavior, and Diffusion.

5. The Amorphous State.

6. The Crystalline State.

7. Polymers in the Liquid Crystalline State.

8. Glass-Rubber Transition Behavior.

9. Cross-linked Polymers and Rubber Elasticity.

10. Polymer Viscoelasticity and Rheology.

11. Mechanical Behavior of Polymers.

12. Polymer Surfaces and Interfaces.

13. Multicomponent Polymeric Materials.

14. Modern Polymer Topics.

Trained as a chemist, L. H. SPERLING is Professor Emeritus of both Chemical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. He remains active in consulting, speaking, and writing.

L. H. Sperling, Lehigh Univ.