Polymeric Foams

Series Editor: Shau-Tarng Lee

  • Biodegradable Foams

    Edited by Hani Naguib

    Written for students, professors and professionals, this book covers in biodegradable foam materials. It provides a fundamental knowledge of the material, including structure, characterization, mechanical and physical properties, processing, selection, and design. The book also covers the current…

    Hardback – 2015-04-14
    CRC Press
    Polymeric Foams

  • Foam Extrusion

    Principles and Practice, Second Edition

    Edited by S.-T. Lee, Chul B. Park

    Combining the science of foam with the engineering of extrusion processes, Foam Extrusion: Principles and Practice delivers a detailed discussion of the theory, design, processing, and application of degradable foam extraction. In one comprehensive volume, the editors present the collective…

    Hardback – 2014-04-06
    CRC Press
    Polymeric Foams

  • Environmentally Benign Polymeric Foams

    By Masahiro Oshima

    Amid an industry-wide ban of toxic foaming agents such as HCFC, this book examines the fundamental properties, principles, and applications of foaming technology using environmentally neutral carbon dioxide and nitrogen agents. While Japan is considered a pioneer in this field, documentation and…

    Hardback – 2013-07-31
    CRC Press
    Polymeric Foams

  • Polymeric Foams

    Technology and Developments in Regulation, Process, and Products

    Edited by Shau-Tarng Lee, Dieter Peter Klaus Scholz

    Explores the Latest Developments in Polymeric Foams Since the 1960s polymeric foams have grown into a solid industry that affects almost every aspect of modern life. The industry has weathered the energy crisis in the 70s, ozone issues in the 80s, and recycle/reuse in the 90s. However, the pace of…

    Hardback – 2008-12-23
    CRC Press
    Polymeric Foams

  • Polymeric Foams

    Science and Technology

    By Shau-Tarng Lee, Chul B. Park, N. S. Ramesh

    Polymers are among the major hallmarks of 20th-century science, and the explosive outgrowth and tremendous importance of polymeric foams is a testament to their amazing versatility and unique properties. With applications from automotive to acoustic and medical, polymeric foams pervade all areas of…

    Hardback – 2006-08-20
    CRC Press
    Polymeric Foams

  • Thermoplastic Foam Processing

    Principles and Development

    Edited by Richard Gendron

    As researchers seek replacements for banned, ozone-depleting foaming agents, the authors of Thermoplastic Foam Processing: Principles and Development strive to develop a better understanding of foaming processes and find solutions for day-to-day practice. This book presents the latest research in…

    Hardback – 2004-10-27
    CRC Press
    Polymeric Foams

  • Foam Extrusion

    Principles and Practice

    Edited by Shau-Tarng Lee

    Foam Extrusion: Principles and Practice combines the science of foam with the engineering of extrusion processes in one comprehensive volume, joining scientific principles and engineering practice. Starting with the fundamentals and then moving to phase separation, the text lays the scientific…

    Hardback – 2000-07-18
    CRC Press
    Polymeric Foams