The Science Of Polymer Molecules by Richard H. Boyd

The Science Of Polymer Molecules

byRichard H. Boyd, Paul J. Phillips

Hardcover | January 28, 1994

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This book is an introduction to polymers that focuses on the synthesis, structure, and properties of the individual molecules that constitute polymeric materials. The authors approach the subject matter from a molecular basis and carefully develop principles from an elementary starting point. Their discussion includes an overview of polymer synthesis, an introduction to the concept and measurement of molecular weight, a detailed view of polymer kinetics and the three-dimensional architecture of polymers, and a statistical description of disorder.

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Title:The Science Of Polymer MoleculesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:432 pages, 8.98 × 5.98 × 1.14 inPublished:January 28, 1994Publisher:Cambridge University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521320763

ISBN - 13:9780521320764

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Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Polymerization: an overview; 2. Molecular weight and molecular weight distribution; 3. Molecular weight determination; 4. Polymerization: kinetics and mechanism; 5. Three-dimensional architecture: conformation and stereochemical configuration; 6. The statistical behaviour of conformationally disordered chains; 7. The interacting bond model for the average properties of coiling chains; 8. Rubber elasticity; 9. Solutions; References; Index.

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