This book covers a range of topics of interest to those involved in the fractionation and characterization of polymeric substances. It deals with problems that are encountered in modern gel permeation chromatography with dual detection when calculating average molecular weights.
Table of Contents
1. Problems Encountered in the Determination of Average Molecular Weights by GPC Viscometry 2. High Performance Gel Permeation Chromatography of Polymers 3. Investigations Concerning the Mechanism of GPC 4. Polymer Retention Mechanisms in GPC on Active Gels 5. Problems in Multiple Detection of GPC Eluents 6. Aqueous Gel Permeation Chromatography: The Separation of Neutral Polymers on Silicagel 7. Utilization of Multidetector System for Gel Permeation Chromatography 8. Molecular Characterization of Degraded Polymers 9. Characterization of Polymers with Long Chain Branching-Development of the Molecular Weight and Branching Distribution (MWBD) Method 10. Gel Permeation Chromatography of Nitrocellulose 11. GPC and Viscometric Investigations on Grafting Reaction of SAN onto EPM Elastomer 12. GPC of Polyamides 13. Contribution of Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC) to the Characterization of Asphalts