Polymer Blends Handbook

This Handbook is a fundamental reference work on polymer blends, covering all aspects: science, engineering, technology and application. It will appeal to anyone working in the field of blends, researchers as well as engineers. The Handbook is designed to be the source of information on all aspects...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Utracki, L.A. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 2003, 2003
Edition:1st ed. 2003
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • List of Authors
  • Preface
  • 1: Introduction to Polymer Blends
  • 2: Thermodynamics of Polymer Blends
  • 3: Crystallization, Morphological Structure and Melting of Polymer Blends
  • 4: Interphase and Compatibilization by Addition of a Compatibilizer
  • 5: Reactive Compatibilization of Polymer Blends
  • 6: Interpenetrating Polymer Networks
  • 7: The Rheology of Polymer Alloys and Blends
  • 8: Morphology. of Polymer Blends
  • 9: Compounding Polymer Blends
  • 10: Polymer Blends Forming
  • 11: Use of High Energy Radiation in Polymer Blends Technology
  • 12: Properties and Performance of Polymer Blends
  • 13: Applications of Polymer Alloys and
  • 14: Aging and Degradation of Polymer Blends
  • 15: Commercial Polymer Blends
  • 16: Role of Polymer Blends' Technology in Polymer Recycling
  • 17: Perspectives in Polymer Blend Technolog
  • Appendix 1: International Abbreviations for Polymers and Polymer Processing
  • Appendix 2: Miscible Polymer Blends
  • Appendix 3: Examples of Commercial Blends
  • Appendix 4: Dictionary of Terms Used in Polymer Science and Technology
  • Subject index