This section contains free e-books and guides on Polymer Chemistry, some of the resources in this section can be viewed online and some of them can be downloaded.
Polyester Production, Characterization and Innovative ApplicationsNurhan
| 98 Pages
This book provides leading edge research on improvements of
functional properties of polyester, modifications of unsaturated polyester
resins, and polyester usage in construction and in automotive application areas
in the form of fiber, resin, and composite. The book also covers the
characterization of unique features of polyester found by mechanical, chemical,
physical, microstructural, and thermal analyses.
Polymer Engineering Lecture NotesProf. David RoylanceOnline
| NA Pages
This note offers
and overview of engineering analysis and design techniques for synthetic
polymers. Treatment of materials properties selection, mechanical
characterization, and processing in design of load-bearing and
environment-compatible structures are covered.
Conducting PolymersFaris YilmazOnline
| 264 Pages
This book explains the following topics:
Conductive Polymer-Based Membranes, Conducting Polymers in Sensor Design,
Conducting Polymer Aerogels, Coating of Conducting Polymers on Natural
Cellulosic Fibers, Electrical Properties of Polymer Light-Emitting Devices,
Exfoliated Nanocomposites Based on Polyaniline and Tungsten Disulfide,
Phenylenevinylene Systems, Intercalation of Poly into Lithium Hectorite.
Polymer Science and EngineeringStanford UniversityOnline
| NA Pages
This note explains
the following topics: Introduction to Polymer Science, Chain Structure and
Configuration, Molecular Weights and Sizes, Concentrated Solutions and Phase
Separation Behavior, The Amorphous State, The Crystalline State, Polymers in the
Liquid Crystalline State, Glass-Rubber Transition Behavior, Cross-linked
Polymers and Rubber Elasticity, Polymer Viscoelasticity and Rheology, Mechanical
Behavior of Polymer.
General Polymer Chemistry Lecture notesBo NystromPDF
| 152 Pages
This note explains the
following topics: Macromolecules in solution, Real polymer chains, Polymer
chains and excluded volume effects, Partial molar and partial specific
quantities, Flory-Krigbaum theory of dilute polymer solutions,
Staudinger-Mark-Houwinks equation, Solutions of macromolecules, Ultra
Introduction to polymer science Lecture NotesMoscow State UniversityOnline
| NA Pages
note covers the following topics: Long molecular chains,
Rotational-Isomeric Flexibility Mechanism, Persistent Flexibility Mechanism,
Types of Polymer Molecules, Ideal Polymer Chain, Kuhn Segment of a Polymer
Chain, High Elasticity of Polymer Networks, Viscoelasticity of Polymer Fluids, Swelling and Collapse of Single Polymer Molecules and Gels,
Tools to Characterize and Study Polymers, Statistical Physics of Polyelectrolytes.
| 256 Pages
This book explains the following topics: Polymers and the Environment,
Emulsion Polymerization, Polymer Science Approach to Physico-Chemical
Characterization and Processing of Pulse Seeds, Polymer Characterization with
the Atomic Force Microscope, Nonconventional Method of Polymer Patterning, The
Properties and Application of Carbon Nanostructures, Electrokinetic Potential
and Other Surface Properties of Polymer Foils and Their Modifications,
Polymerization of Peptide Polymers for Biomaterial Applications.
High Performance Polymers Polyimides Based From Chemistry to ApplicationsMarc
| 256 Pages
This book will review synthesis, mechanisms, ultimate properties,
physico-chemical properties, processing and applications of such high
performance materials needed in advanced technologies. Topics covered includes:
Polyimides Based on 4-4-Diaminotriphenylmethane, BPDA-PDA Polyimide, Chemical
and Physical Properties of Polyimides, Controlling the Alignment of Polyimide
for Liquid Crystal Devices, Fabrication of Polyimide Porous Nanostructures for
Low-k Materials, Novel Polyimide Materials Produced by Electrospinning,
Polyimide-Coated Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors for Humidity Measurements, Semi-Alicyclic
Polyimides, Sensor Applications of Polyimides, Auto-Reparation of Polyimide Film
Coatings for Aerospace Applications Challenges and Perspectives.
Fundamentals Of Polymer Science Basic ConceptsProf. Premamoy GhoshPDF
| 34 Pages
explains the following topics: Long Chain Structure and Macromolecular Concept,
Structural Features of a Polymer or Macromolecule, Length to Diameter Ratio,
Polymer Classifications, Structure-Property Relationship, Survey of Deformation
patterns in the Amorphous State, Transitions and Rubbery and Flow Regions,
Property Demand and Polymer Applications, Step-Growth (Condensation)
Polymerization, Degree of Polymerization and Chain-Growth Polymerization.
Synthesis of PolymersProf. Paula HammondOnline
| NA Pages
This lecture note focuses on the
synthesis of polymeric materials, emphasizing interrelationships of chemical
pathways, process conditions, and microarchitecture of molecules produced.
Covered topics are: Polymer Design and Synthesis, Reaction Types and Processes,
Introduction to Step Growth Polymerization, Types of Monomers, Kinetics and
Equilibrium Considerations, Polyaramids, Polyimides, Free Radical Chain
Polymerization, Ionic Polymerization, Polymer Functionalization and
Modification, Less Traditional Approaches to Polymer Synthesis.
Introduction to polymers by The Open UniversityThe Open UniversityOnline
| NA Pages
explains the following topics: Polymer materials, Molecular engineering,
Manufacture of monomers, Polymerization, Physical properties of polymers and
Design in polymers.
Inorganic polymer chemistry (PDF 30P)University
| 30 Pages
This note covers the following topics: synthesis and mechanism of
organic polymers using metal complex catalysts, synthesis and applications of
polymers containing inorganic atoms, Organic-inorganic hybrid materials.
Neutral and Charged Polymers at InterfacesRoland Netz, David AndelmanPDF
| 132 Pages
explains the concepts and features that are relevant to the adsorption of
neutral and charged polymers at equilibrium, including the type of
polymer/surface interaction, the solvent quality, the characteristics of the
surface, and the polymer structure.
Theory of Polymer DynamicsW.J.
| NA Pages
This book covers the following topics: The Rotational Isomeric State
model, Integral equations for polymer liquids, The Gaussian chain, Stochastic
processes, Hydrodynamics, The Rouse chain, The Zimm chain, Dynamics of dense
polymer systems: reptation.
Advances in radiation chemistry of polymers (PDF 134p)International
Atomic Energy AgencyPDF
| 134 Pages
This note covers the following topics: Basics of radiation
chemistry in the real world: nanoparticles in aqueous suspension, Hydrogen
generation in transuranic waste storage containers, Radiation chemistry of spurs
in polymers, Radiation polymerization in solution, Radiation-assisted
compatibilization of polymers, Nanopolymers and radiation, Electron beam
grafting of polymers, Degradation effects in polymers.
Polymer chemistry lecture notesDavid A. SpivakOnline
| NA Pages
The aim of this lecture note is to
expose students to the fundamentals of macromolecular design and synthesis.
Specific goals include an understanding of: Types of polymers, Polymerization
mechanisms, catalysts, and initiators, Kinetics of polymerization reactions and
Advanced polymer synthesis techniques.
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