Polymers & Plastics Products

  • Surface Phenomena in the Structural and Mechanical Behaviour of Solid Polymers

    By Aleksandr L. Volynskii, Nikolai F. Bakeev

    This book will examine the role of various surface phenomena in structural and mechanical behaviour of amorphous and semicrystalline polymers. A detailed description of the development and healing of interfacial surface as well as the response to diverse external impacts on solid polymers is…

    Hardback – 2015-11-19 
    CRC Press

  • Sealants in Construction, Second Edition

    By Jerome Klosowski, Andreas T. Wolf

    The last two decades have seen enormous advances in the technology and application of building sealants. This book provides essential reading for anyone connected with building sealants in the twenty-first century. It covers a wide range of subjects related to building sealants ranging from how to…

    Hardback – 2015-11-16 
    CRC Press

  • Additives in Polymers

    Analysis & Applications

    Edited by Alexandr A. Berlin, Svetlana Z. Rogovina, Gennady E. Zaikov

    Additives are selected depending on the type of polymers to which they will be added or the application for which they will be used. The appropriate selection of additives helps develop value-added plastics with improved durability as well as other advantages. This research book provides a range of…

    Hardback – 2015-11-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Natural Fiber Composites

    Edited by R.D.S.G. Campilho

    Safely Design, Test, and Construct Products Made of Natural Fiber Composites Natural fibers and their composites carry distinct advantages over industrial fibers. Some advantages—including renewability and availability of raw materials, and lower energy consumption—could help safeguard…

    Hardback – 2015-11-10 
    CRC Press

  • Compositional Analysis of Polymers

    An Engineering Approach

    Edited by Aleksandr M. Kochnev, Oleg V. Stoyanov, Gennady E. Zaikov, Renat M. Akhmetkhanov

    Technical and technological development demands the creation of new materials that are stronger, more reliable, and more durable—materials with new properties. This new book covers a broad range of polymeric materials and technology and provides researchers in polymer science and technology with…

    Hardback – 2015-10-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Biodegradable Polymeric Nanocomposites

    Advances in Biomedical Applications

    Edited by Dilip Depan

    How Can Polymers Constructed From Living Organisms Help Eliminate the Disposal Issue? A unique category of materials called biodegradable polymers could help remedy a growing environmental concern. Biodegradable Polymeric Nanocomposites: Advances in Biomedical Applications considers the…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28 
    CRC Press

  • Biofoams

    Science and Applications of Bio-Based Cellular and Porous Materials

    Edited by Salvatore Iannace, Chul B. Park

    Addresses a Growing Need for the Development of Cellular and Porous Materials in Industry Building blocks used by nature are motivating researchers to create bio-inspired cellular structures that can be used in the development of products for the plastic, food, and biomedical industry.…

    Hardback – 2015-10-21 
    CRC Press

  • High-Performance Polymers for Engineering-Based Composites

    Edited by Omari V. Mukbaniani, Marc J. M. Abadie, Tamara Tatrishvili

    High-Performance Polymers for Engineering-Based Composites presents a selection of investigations and innovative research in polymer chemistry and advanced materials. The book includes case studies in the field of nanocomposites. The volume provides coverage of new research in polymer science and…

    Hardback – 2015-10-20 
    Apple Academic Press
    AAP Research Notes on Polymer Engineering Science and Technology

  • Handbook for the Chemical Analysis of Plastic and Polymer Additives, Second Edition

    By Michael Bolgar, Jack Hubball, Joseph Groeger, Susan Meronek

    Polymers have undoubtedly changed the world through many products that improve our lives. However, additives used to modify the overall characteristics of these materials may not be fully disclosed or understood. These additives may present possible environmental and health hazards. It is important…

    Hardback – 2015-10-06 
    CRC Press

  • Micro and Nanostructured Polymer Systems

    Edited by Sabu Thomas, Robert Shanks, Jithin Joy

    This book focuses on the recent trends in micro- and nano-structured polymer systems, particularly natural polymers, biopolymers, biomaterials, and their composites, blends, and IPNs. This valuable volume covers the occurrence, synthesis, isolation, production, properties and applications,…

    Hardback – 2015-09-28 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Rubber Compounding

    Chemistry and Applications, Second Edition

    Edited by Brendan Rodgers

    Rubber Compounding: Chemistry and Applications describes the production, processing, and characteristics of a wide range of materials utilized in the modern tire and rubber industry, from natural to butyl rubber, carbon black, silica, silanes, and beyond. Containing contributions from leading…

    Hardback – 2015-09-24 
    CRC Press

  • Advanced Polymeric Materials

    From Macro- to Nano-Length Scales

    Edited by Sabu Thomas, Nandakumar Kalarikkal, Maciej Jaroszewski, Josmine P. Jose

    The aim of this new compendium is to provide a solid understanding of the recent developments in advanced polymeric materials from macro- to nano-length scales. Composites are becoming more important because they can help to improve our quality of life, such as being put into service in flight…

    Hardback – 2015-09-16 
    Apple Academic Press

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