Engineering with Rigid PVC: Processability and Applications, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Engineering with Rigid PVC

Processability and Applications, 1st Edition

Edited by I. Luis Gomez

CRC Press

480 pages

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This comprehensive, long-needed reference provides the thorough understanding required tomodify and manipulate rigid PVC's thermal/shear sensitivity and rheological properties, helpingyou utilize rigid PVC most effectively in manufacturing applications as diverse as pipes,house siding, bottles , window frames, and packaging films.With complete, up-to-the-minute coverage in one convenient source, Engineering with RigidPVC encompasses rheological principles, resin properties, and additive modification, as wellas polymer preparation, melt processing, and forming techniques … major conversion operationsand their manufacturing applications-including actual commercial formulations andprocesses .. . quality control procedures necessary to monitor compounding processes …aspects of processability critical for product development and improvement .. . and muchmore.International in scope, this time- and money-saver is an eseential daily resource for all professionalsinvolved in Engineering with Rigid PVC, including plastics engineers, polymer chemists,process engineers, and plastics processors and technicians. Furthermore, the volume isideal for training programs and professional seminars, and is an outstanding supplement forstudents in polymer chemistry , materials science , and plastics engineering.

Table of Contents

IVF: The First Three Decades Jean Cohen & Howard Jones

Patient Pre-treatment David Meldrum

Testing Ovarian reserve James Toner

Basics of Ovarian Stimulation David Healy

Role of Antagonists in Human IVF Francois Olivennes

Ultrasonography Roger Pierson

Oocyte Retrieval Matts Wikland

In Vitro Maturation SL Tan

Assessment of the Male and Sperm Preparation for IVF and ICSI Christopher de Jonge

Assisted Fertilization Andre Van Steirtegham

Analysis of Fertilization Jan Tesarik

Embryo Development and Assessment of Viability Thomas Ebner

Culture of the Human Embryo David K. Gardner

Micromanipulation Procedures: Assisted Hatching, Fragment Removal and Biopsy Jacques Cohen

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis: FISH to CGH Mandy Katz-Jaffe

Gamete and Embryo Cyropreservation Gary Smith

QC & QA in the IVF Laboratory Karen Martin

Oocyte Donation Richard Paulson

Uterine Receptivity Peter Rogers

Embryo Transfer and Luteal Support Ragaa Mansour

Monitoring IVF Outcome Alistair Sutcliffe

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