By George M. Benedikt,Brian L. Goodall
By George M. Benedikt,Brian L. Goodall
By Ernest W. Flick
The desk of contents is geared up in this type of manner as to function an issue index. The formulations defined are divided into sections which conceal external, inside, and external and/or inside water-based paints, enamels, and coatings, as indicated less than. integrated within the descriptive info for every formulations, the place on hand, the subsequent homes should be indexed: viscosity, solids, content material, % nonvolatiles, pigment quantity focus, density, pH, spatter, leveling, sag resistance, scrub balance, freeze-thaw balance, ease of program, gloss foaming, cratering, brightness, opacity, water recognizing, adhesion to chalk, brush cleanup, reflectance, and sheen.
By Nicholas D Spencer
Man lubricates generally with oil. Nature lubricates completely with water. natural water is a terrible lubricant, however the addition of proteins, specifically glycoproteins, can adjust surfaces to lead them to way more lubricating at gradual speeds. figuring out how nature does this, and the actual constructions concerned, is not just very important for the knowledge of illnesses reminiscent of osteoarthritis, but in addition crucial for the profitable software of articulating implants, reminiscent of hips and knees, in addition to the improvement of scientific units similar to catheters and phone lenses. a bunch of significant purposes of water-based lubrication are already in position within the own care and nutrition industries, and extra commercial purposes of water-based lubrication may have an important optimistic influence at the environment.
This ebook is the 1st of its variety. It brings jointly the newest learn in organic and biomimetic, water-based lubrication and is authored through the world's specialists within the field.
Readership: educational and business tribologists, fabrics scientists, biomechanics pros, and physicists and chemists with an curiosity in tribology.
By Christian Wohlfarth
Thermodynamic information of polymer strategies are paramount for business and laboratory tactics. those information additionally serve to appreciate the actual habit of polymer options, research intermolecular interactions, and achieve insights into the molecular nature of combinations.
Nearly a decade has handed because the unencumber of an identical CRC Handbook and since then a large number of new experimental facts were released, that's now compiled during this book.
The CRC instruction manual of part Equilibria and Thermodynamic information of Polymer suggestions at increased Pressures positive factors approximately 500 newly released references containing nearly one hundred seventy five new vapor-liquid equilibrium information units, 25 new liquid-liquid equilibrium facts units, 540 new high-pressure fluid section equilibrium facts units, 60 new facts units describing PVT homes of polymers, and 20 new facts units with densities or extra volumes.
The e-book is a important source for researchers, experts, and engineers operating within the fields of polymer technology, actual chemistry, chemical engineering, fabrics technological know-how, organic technology and know-how, and people constructing automatic predictive packages.
By Susheel Kalia
This booklet is anxious with polymeric hydrogels, that are regarded as some of the most promising sorts of new polymer-based fabrics. each one bankruptcy during this publication describes a particular classification of polymeric hydrogels, resembling superabsorbent hybrid nanohydrogels, undertaking polymer hydrogels, polysaccharide-based or protein-based hydrogels, or gels according to artificial polymers. during this approach, the booklet additionally addresses a few of the attention-grabbing homes and purposes of polymeric hydrogels: they're third-dimensional, hydrophilic, polymeric networks which may take up, swell and preserve huge amounts of water or aqueous fluids. together with steel nanoparticles, nanofibrils or nanowhiskers, that could be embedded within the gels, they locate common functions, starting from agriculture, and waste water remedy, over electronics, to pharmaceutical and biomedical functions. functions pointed out during this publication comprise electro sensors, capacitors, electromechanical actuators, or even synthetic muscles.
By Severian Dumitriu,Valentin Popa
Biomaterials have had a huge impression at the perform of up to date drugs and sufferer care. starting to be right into a significant interdisciplinary attempt concerning chemists, biologists, engineers, and physicians, biomaterials improvement has enabled the construction of fine quality units, implants, and drug providers with larger biocompatibility and biofunctionality. The fast moving learn and extending curiosity to find new and more advantageous biocompatible or biodegradable polymers has supplied a wealth of latest details, reworking this variation of Polymeric Biomaterials into a two-volume set.
This volume, Polymeric Biomaterials: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Applications, comprises 28 authoritative chapters written by means of specialists from around the globe. members conceal the subsequent topics:
Completely revised and improved, this cutting-edge reference offers contemporary advancements in polymeric biomaterials and the main updated purposes of biomaterials in medicine.
By Hanna Dodiuk,Sydney H Goodman
As a survey of the know-how, the instruction manual offers the reader with the sensible implications of crosslinking, in addition to developing relationships among time, temperature, and mass, frequently neglected within the normal overviews distributed to thermoset plastics in different handbooks. The instruction manual of Thermoset Plastics bargains the main whole choice of common and technical information on hand for this significant subject.
By J Pan
By Kash L. Mittal
By Xingyi Huang,Chunyi Zhi