Polymer viscoelasticity : basics, molecular theories, and experiments /

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Author / Creator:Lin, Y.-H.
Imprint:Singapore ; London : World Scientific, 2003.
Description:xii, 251 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Polymers -- Viscosity.
Viscoelasticity.
Polymers -- Viscosity.
Viscoelasticity.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/5640910
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ISBN:9812383948
9812384170 (pbk.) : £22.00
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Conformation of Polymer Chains
  • 2. Rubber Elasticity
  • 3. Polymer Chain Dynamics
  • 4. Linear Viscoelasticity
  • 5. Stress and Strain
  • 6. Molecular Theory of Polymer Viscoelasticity - Elastic Dumbbell Model
  • 7. Molecular Theory of Polymer Viscoelasticity - The Rouse Model
  • 8. Molecular Theory of Polymer Viscoelasticity - Entanglement and the Doi-Edwards (Reptation) Model
  • 9. Molecular Theory of Polymer Viscoelasticity - Processes in the Linear Relaxation Modulus
  • 10. Comparison of Theory and Experiment in Linear Viscoelasticity and Diffusion
  • 11. Concentration Dependence of Entanglement, Onset of Entanglement, and Tube Dilation
  • 12. Molecular Theory of Polymer Viscoelasticity - Processes in the Nonlinear Relaxation Modulus
  • 13. Number of Entanglement Strands per Cubed Entanglement Distance.