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  • 1. Polymers / Bradley S. Tice
  • 2. Compression of data / Bradley S. Tice
  • 3. Natural language compression / Bradley S. Tice
  • 4. Formal language compression / Bradley S. Tice
  • 5. Types of compression programs / Bradley S. Tice
  • 6. Algorithmic compression / Bradley S. Tice
  • 7. Chemical formulas / Bradley S. Tice
  • 8. Fischer projection / Bradley S. Tice
  • 9. Compression of polymers / Bradley S. Tice
  • 10. Line notation systems and compression / Bradley S. Tice
  • 11. Current trends in research / Bradley S. Tice
  • 12. Big data / Bradley S. Tice
  • 13. Modeling complexity in molecular systems : a revised edition / Bradley S. Tice
  • 14. Feedback systems for nontraditional medicines : a case for the signal flow diagram / Bradley S. Tice
  • 15. Chromatic aspects of the signal flow diagram / Bradley S. Tice
  • 16. Junction graphs / Bradley S. Tice
  • 17. Embedded symbol notation diagrams and embedded symbol notation matrix diagrams / Bradley S. Tice
  • 18. Feedback theory : properties of signal flow graphs / Samuel J. Mason
  • 19. An overview of signal flow graphs / Khoman Phang
  • 20. A theory on neurological systems : part I and part II / Bradley S. Tice
  • 21. A theoretical model of feedback in pharmacology using signal flow diagrams / Bradley S. Tice.
  • 1. Polymers / Bradley S. Tice
  • 2. Compression of data / Bradley S. Tice
  • 3. Natural language compression / Bradley S. Tice
  • 4. Formal language compression / Bradley S. Tice
  • 5. Types of compression programs / Bradley S. Tice
  • 6. Algorithmic compression / Bradley S. Tice
  • 7. Chemical formulas / Bradley S. Tice
  • 8. Fischer projection / Bradley S. Tice
  • 9. Compression of polymers / Bradley S. Tice
  • 10. Line notation systems and compression / Bradley S. Tice
  • 11. Current trends in research / Bradley S. Tice
  • 12. Big data / Bradley S. Tice
  • 13. Modeling complexity in molecular systems : a revised edition / Bradley S. Tice
  • 14. Feedback systems for nontraditional medicines : a case for the signal flow diagram / Bradley S. Tice
  • 15. Chromatic aspects of the signal flow diagram / Bradley S. Tice
  • 16. Junction graphs / Bradley S. Tice
  • 17. Embedded symbol notation diagrams and embedded symbol notation matrix diagrams / Bradley S. Tice
  • 18. Feedback theory : properties of signal flow graphs / Samuel J. Mason
  • 19. An overview of signal flow graphs / Khoman Phang
  • 20. A theory on neurological systems : part I and part II / Bradley S. Tice
  • 21. A theoretical model of feedback in pharmacology using signal flow diagrams / Bradley S. Tice.
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  • 1. Electrospinning process : a comprehensive review and update / S. Rafiei
  • 2. Aluminium-coated polymer films as infrared light shields for food packing / Esen Arkiş and Devrim Balköse
  • 3. Generalization of fuels swelling data by means of linear free energy principle / Roman Makitra, Halyna Midyana, Liliya Bazylyak, and Olena Palchykova
  • 4. Trends on new biodegradable blends on the basis of copolymers 3-Hydroxybutyrate with Hydroxyvalerate and segmented polyetherurethane / Svetlana G. Karpova, Sergei M. Lomakin, Anatolii A. Popov, and Aleksei A. Iordanskii
  • 5. New biologically active composite materials on the basis of dialdehyde cellulose / Azamat A. Khashirov, Azamat A. Zhansitov, Genadiy E. Zaikov, and Svetlana Yu. Khashirova
  • 6. Microheterogeneous titanium Ziegler-Natta catalysts : the influence of particle size on the isoprene polymerization / Elena M. Zakharova, Vadim Z. Mingaleev, and Vadim P. Zakharov
  • 7. The role and mechanism of bonding agents in composite solid propellants / S.A. Vaziri, S.M. Mousavi Motlagh, and M. Hasanzadeh
  • 8. A study on adsorption of methane on zeolite 13x at various pressures and temperatures / Farshid Basiri, Alireza Eslami, Maziyar Sharifzadeh, and Mahdi Hasanzadeh
  • 9. Importance of the phase behavior in biopolymer mixtures / Y.A. Antonov and Paula Moldenaers.
  • 1. Electrospinning process : a comprehensive review and update / S. Rafiei
  • 2. Aluminium-coated polymer films as infrared light shields for food packing / Esen Arkiş and Devrim Balköse
  • 3. Generalization of fuels swelling data by means of linear free energy principle / Roman Makitra, Halyna Midyana, Liliya Bazylyak, and Olena Palchykova
  • 4. Trends on new biodegradable blends on the basis of copolymers 3-Hydroxybutyrate with Hydroxyvalerate and segmented polyetherurethane / Svetlana G. Karpova, Sergei M. Lomakin, Anatolii A. Popov, and Aleksei A. Iordanskii
  • 5. New biologically active composite materials on the basis of dialdehyde cellulose / Azamat A. Khashirov, Azamat A. Zhansitov, Genadiy E. Zaikov, and Svetlana Yu. Khashirova
  • 6. Microheterogeneous titanium Ziegler-Natta catalysts : the influence of particle size on the isoprene polymerization / Elena M. Zakharova, Vadim Z. Mingaleev, and Vadim P. Zakharov
  • 7. The role and mechanism of bonding agents in composite solid propellants / S.A. Vaziri, S.M. Mousavi Motlagh, and M. Hasanzadeh
  • 8. A study on adsorption of methane on zeolite 13x at various pressures and temperatures / Farshid Basiri, Alireza Eslami, Maziyar Sharifzadeh, and Mahdi Hasanzadeh
  • 9. Importance of the phase behavior in biopolymer mixtures / Y.A. Antonov and Paula Moldenaers.
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  • 1. The intercommunication of fractal analysis and polymeric cluster medium model
  • 2. Molecular mobility
  • 3. Elastic properties
  • 4. Yielding process
  • 5. Local plasticity
  • 6. Cold flow (forced high-elesticity)
  • 7. Fracture
  • 8. Fractal cracks
  • 9. Crazing
  • 10. Impact toughness
  • 11. Creep
  • 12. Microhardness
  • 13. The polymers structure and mechanical properties prediction
  • 14. Fractal mechanics of oriented polymers
  • 15. Polymers as natural composites : structure and properties.
  • 1. The intercommunication of fractal analysis and polymeric cluster medium model
  • 2. Molecular mobility
  • 3. Elastic properties
  • 4. Yielding process
  • 5. Local plasticity
  • 6. Cold flow (forced high-elesticity)
  • 7. Fracture
  • 8. Fractal cracks
  • 9. Crazing
  • 10. Impact toughness
  • 11. Creep
  • 12. Microhardness
  • 13. The polymers structure and mechanical properties prediction
  • 14. Fractal mechanics of oriented polymers
  • 15. Polymers as natural composites : structure and properties.
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  • 1 Introduction to in-situ forming hydrogels for biomedical applications
  • 2 Biodegradable Thermogelling Poly(organophosphazenes) and Their Potential
  • 3 Designing Hydrogels by ATRP
  • 4 Supramolecular Soft Biomaterials for Biomedical Applications
  • 5 Peptidic Hydrogels
  • 6 Polymeric Supramolecular Hydrogels as Materials for Medicine
  • 7 Hydrogels for Stem Cell Fate Control and Delivery in Regenerative Medicine
  • 8 From bench to bedside? An example of an in-situ hydrogel in vivo applications.
This book presents the research involving in situ gelling polymers and can be used as a guidebook for academics, industrialists and postgraduates interested in this area. This work summaries the academic contributions from the top authorities in the field and explore the fundamental principles of in situ gelling polymeric networks, along with examples of their major applications. This book aims to provide an up-to-date resource of in situ gelling polymer research.
  • 1 Introduction to in-situ forming hydrogels for biomedical applications
  • 2 Biodegradable Thermogelling Poly(organophosphazenes) and Their Potential
  • 3 Designing Hydrogels by ATRP
  • 4 Supramolecular Soft Biomaterials for Biomedical Applications
  • 5 Peptidic Hydrogels
  • 6 Polymeric Supramolecular Hydrogels as Materials for Medicine
  • 7 Hydrogels for Stem Cell Fate Control and Delivery in Regenerative Medicine
  • 8 From bench to bedside? An example of an in-situ hydrogel in vivo applications.
This book presents the research involving in situ gelling polymers and can be used as a guidebook for academics, industrialists and postgraduates interested in this area. This work summaries the academic contributions from the top authorities in the field and explore the fundamental principles of in situ gelling polymeric networks, along with examples of their major applications. This book aims to provide an up-to-date resource of in situ gelling polymer research.
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1 online resource (xvii, 353 pages) : illustrations.
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  • 1. A study on absorption and reflection of infrared light by the uncoated and Al coated surfaces of polymer films techniques / Esen Arkiş and Devrim Balköse
  • 2. Specific features of novel blends on the basis of copolymers / Svetlana G. Karpova, Aleksei A. Iordanskii, Sergei M. Lomakin, and Anatolii A. Popov
  • 3. Interrelation between the particle size of a titanium catalyst and its kinetic heterogeneity in the polymerization of isoprene / Elena M. Zakharova, Vadim Z. Mingaleev, and Vadim P. Zakharov
  • 4. Trends in polyblend compounds part 1 / A.L. Iordanskii, S.V. Fomin, A.A. Burkov, Yu. N. Pankova, and G.E. Zaikov
  • 5. Trends in polyblend compounds part 2 / A.P. Bonartsev, A.P. Boskhomodgiev, A.L. Iordanskii, G.A. Bonartseva, A.V. Rebrov, T.K. Makhina, V.L. Myshkina, S.A. Yakovlev, E.A. Filatova, E.A. Ivanov, D.V. Bagrov, G.E. Zaikov, and M.I. Artsis
  • 6. Polymeric nanocomposites reinforcement / G.V. Kozlov, Yu. G. Yanovskii, and G.E. Zaikov
  • 7. Aromatic polyesters / Zinaida S. Khasbulatova, and Gennady E. Zaikov
  • 8. On thermo-elastoplastic properties : a case study
  • 9. Modeling, simulation, performance and evaluation of carbon nanotube/polymer composites / A.K. Haghi and G.E. Zaikov.
  • 1. A study on absorption and reflection of infrared light by the uncoated and Al coated surfaces of polymer films techniques / Esen Arkiş and Devrim Balköse
  • 2. Specific features of novel blends on the basis of copolymers / Svetlana G. Karpova, Aleksei A. Iordanskii, Sergei M. Lomakin, and Anatolii A. Popov
  • 3. Interrelation between the particle size of a titanium catalyst and its kinetic heterogeneity in the polymerization of isoprene / Elena M. Zakharova, Vadim Z. Mingaleev, and Vadim P. Zakharov
  • 4. Trends in polyblend compounds part 1 / A.L. Iordanskii, S.V. Fomin, A.A. Burkov, Yu. N. Pankova, and G.E. Zaikov
  • 5. Trends in polyblend compounds part 2 / A.P. Bonartsev, A.P. Boskhomodgiev, A.L. Iordanskii, G.A. Bonartseva, A.V. Rebrov, T.K. Makhina, V.L. Myshkina, S.A. Yakovlev, E.A. Filatova, E.A. Ivanov, D.V. Bagrov, G.E. Zaikov, and M.I. Artsis
  • 6. Polymeric nanocomposites reinforcement / G.V. Kozlov, Yu. G. Yanovskii, and G.E. Zaikov
  • 7. Aromatic polyesters / Zinaida S. Khasbulatova, and Gennady E. Zaikov
  • 8. On thermo-elastoplastic properties : a case study
  • 9. Modeling, simulation, performance and evaluation of carbon nanotube/polymer composites / A.K. Haghi and G.E. Zaikov.
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  • part 1. Conventional plastics in packaging applications
  • part 2. Bio-based and biodegradable materials for packaging
  • part 3. Bio-nanocomposites in packaging applications
  • part 4. Modified atmosphere packaging for foods and other innovations.
  • part 1. Conventional plastics in packaging applications
  • part 2. Bio-based and biodegradable materials for packaging
  • part 3. Bio-nanocomposites in packaging applications
  • part 4. Modified atmosphere packaging for foods and other innovations.
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This book defines the current state-of-the-art for predicting the lifetime of plastics exposed to weather and outlines future research needed to advance this important field of study. Coverage includes progress in developing new science and test methods to determine how materials respond to weather exposure. This book is ideal for researchers and professionals working in the field of service life prediction. This book also: Examines numerous consensus standards that affect commercial products allowing readers to see the future of standards related to service life prediction Provides the scientific foundation for the latest commercially viable instruments Presents groundbreaking research, including the blueprint of a new test method that will significantly shorten the service life prediction process time Covers two of the latest verified predictive models, which demonstrate realized-potential to transform the field
This book defines the current state-of-the-art for predicting the lifetime of plastics exposed to weather and outlines future research needed to advance this important field of study. Coverage includes progress in developing new science and test methods to determine how materials respond to weather exposure. This book is ideal for researchers and professionals working in the field of service life prediction. This book also: Examines numerous consensus standards that affect commercial products allowing readers to see the future of standards related to service life prediction Provides the scientific foundation for the latest commercially viable instruments Presents groundbreaking research, including the blueprint of a new test method that will significantly shorten the service life prediction process time Covers two of the latest verified predictive models, which demonstrate realized-potential to transform the field
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  • chapter 1. State of the art in polymer concrete
  • chapter 2. Polymer concrete based on a vulcanized polybutadiene matrix
  • chapter 3. Polymer concrete based on an organo-silicate matrix
  • chapter 4. Nonisocyanate polyurethanes based on cyclic carbonates
  • chapter 5. Crack-resistant and anticorrosive coatings based on vulcanized water dispersion of chlorosulfonated polyethylene
  • chapter 6. Epoxy-rubber coatings with nano-heterogenic structure
  • chapter 7. Nanostructured binder for acid-resistant building materials
  • chapter 8. Waterborne fire-protective and heat-stability coating compositions.
Preface: "At the beginning of the twenty-first century, nanoscale engineering has become a driving force for discovery and innovation, not only in electronics and medicine, but also in materials and civil engineering. In the past 25 years, technology for corrosion protection has been advanced by the development of more corrosion-resistant structure materials and protective coatings. The authors of this book are well-known scientists in this area. Professor Oleg Figovsky is a leading inventor with more than 500 patents in the area of materials and civil engineering. The authors have published a lot of articles on these topics in the last 10 years, but a complete book was not published. This book was written for engineers, students, and others who are interested in advanced materials, and reports the current status of advanced polymer and silicate polymer concretes and compounds. The scope of this book includes rubber concrete based on nanostructured polybutadiene binder and silicate polymer concretes based on nanostructured organosilicate binder. It examines their physical, mechanical, and technological properties, their behavior upon exposure to harsh environmental factors, and the issues of durability and reliability. Additionally, the scope of this book includes novel polymer and silicate polymer coatings for corrosion and fire protection. One of the more important parts of this book is the chapter in which the authors present data regarding non-isocyanate polyurethane material for monolithic flooring and protective coating--the first nanostructured environment-friendly polyurethane coatings. The emphasis in this book is on the service abilities of novel concretes and protective compounds for various environments, such as those involving water, pollutants, and acid"-- Provided by publisher.
  • chapter 1. State of the art in polymer concrete
  • chapter 2. Polymer concrete based on a vulcanized polybutadiene matrix
  • chapter 3. Polymer concrete based on an organo-silicate matrix
  • chapter 4. Nonisocyanate polyurethanes based on cyclic carbonates
  • chapter 5. Crack-resistant and anticorrosive coatings based on vulcanized water dispersion of chlorosulfonated polyethylene
  • chapter 6. Epoxy-rubber coatings with nano-heterogenic structure
  • chapter 7. Nanostructured binder for acid-resistant building materials
  • chapter 8. Waterborne fire-protective and heat-stability coating compositions.
Preface: "At the beginning of the twenty-first century, nanoscale engineering has become a driving force for discovery and innovation, not only in electronics and medicine, but also in materials and civil engineering. In the past 25 years, technology for corrosion protection has been advanced by the development of more corrosion-resistant structure materials and protective coatings. The authors of this book are well-known scientists in this area. Professor Oleg Figovsky is a leading inventor with more than 500 patents in the area of materials and civil engineering. The authors have published a lot of articles on these topics in the last 10 years, but a complete book was not published. This book was written for engineers, students, and others who are interested in advanced materials, and reports the current status of advanced polymer and silicate polymer concretes and compounds. The scope of this book includes rubber concrete based on nanostructured polybutadiene binder and silicate polymer concretes based on nanostructured organosilicate binder. It examines their physical, mechanical, and technological properties, their behavior upon exposure to harsh environmental factors, and the issues of durability and reliability. Additionally, the scope of this book includes novel polymer and silicate polymer coatings for corrosion and fire protection. One of the more important parts of this book is the chapter in which the authors present data regarding non-isocyanate polyurethane material for monolithic flooring and protective coating--the first nanostructured environment-friendly polyurethane coatings. The emphasis in this book is on the service abilities of novel concretes and protective compounds for various environments, such as those involving water, pollutants, and acid"-- Provided by publisher.
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  • Part A Introduction
  • Molecular Heterogeneity of Polyolefins
  • Analytical Methods for Polyolefins
  • Part B Crystallization-Based Fractionation Techniques
  • Temperature Rising Elution Fractionation
  • Crystallization Analysis Fractionation
  • Crystallization Elution Fractionation
  • Part C Column-Based Chromatographic Techniques
  • Multidetector Size Exclusion Chromatography
  • Solvent Gradient Interaction Chromatography
  • Temperature Gradient Interaction Chromatography
  • Two-Dimensional Liquid Chromatography
  • Part D Field-Flow Fractionation
  • Fundamentals
  • Application of Field-Flow Fractionation of Polyolefins
  • Analysis of Polyolefins by Asymmetric Flow FFF
  • Conclusions and Future Trends.
This Springer Laboratory volume introduces the reader to advanced techniques for the separation and fractionation of polyolefins. It includes detailed information on experimental protocols and procedures, addressing the experimental background of different polyolefin fractionation techniques in great detail. The book summarizes important applications in all major fractionation methods with emphasis on multidimensional analytical approaches. It comprises the most powerful modern techniques, such as high temperature size exclusion chromatography (HT-SEC) for molar mass analysis, temperature rising elution fractionation (TREF) and crystallization analysis fractionation (CRYSTAF) for the analysis of chemical composition and branching, high temperature two-dimensional liquid chromatography (HT-2D-LC), solvent and temperature gradient interaction chromatography (SGIC and TGIC) and crystallization elution fractionation (CEF).Beginners as well as experienced chromatographers will benefit from this concise introduction to a great variety in instrumentation, separation procedures and applications. With detailed descriptions of experimental approaches for the analysis of complex polyolefins, the readers are offered a toolbox to solve simple as well as sophisticated separation tasks. The book starts with an introduction into the molecular complexity of polyolefins - the most widely used synthetic polymers with rapidly growing production capacities. It systematically discusses crystallization based fractionation techniques including TREF, CRYSTAF and CEF, and column chromatographic techniques for molar mass, chemical composition and microstructure, as well as the combination of different fractionations in multidimensional experimental setups. This book also includes basic information on the application of high-temperature field-flow fractionation.
  • Part A Introduction
  • Molecular Heterogeneity of Polyolefins
  • Analytical Methods for Polyolefins
  • Part B Crystallization-Based Fractionation Techniques
  • Temperature Rising Elution Fractionation
  • Crystallization Analysis Fractionation
  • Crystallization Elution Fractionation
  • Part C Column-Based Chromatographic Techniques
  • Multidetector Size Exclusion Chromatography
  • Solvent Gradient Interaction Chromatography
  • Temperature Gradient Interaction Chromatography
  • Two-Dimensional Liquid Chromatography
  • Part D Field-Flow Fractionation
  • Fundamentals
  • Application of Field-Flow Fractionation of Polyolefins
  • Analysis of Polyolefins by Asymmetric Flow FFF
  • Conclusions and Future Trends.
This Springer Laboratory volume introduces the reader to advanced techniques for the separation and fractionation of polyolefins. It includes detailed information on experimental protocols and procedures, addressing the experimental background of different polyolefin fractionation techniques in great detail. The book summarizes important applications in all major fractionation methods with emphasis on multidimensional analytical approaches. It comprises the most powerful modern techniques, such as high temperature size exclusion chromatography (HT-SEC) for molar mass analysis, temperature rising elution fractionation (TREF) and crystallization analysis fractionation (CRYSTAF) for the analysis of chemical composition and branching, high temperature two-dimensional liquid chromatography (HT-2D-LC), solvent and temperature gradient interaction chromatography (SGIC and TGIC) and crystallization elution fractionation (CEF).Beginners as well as experienced chromatographers will benefit from this concise introduction to a great variety in instrumentation, separation procedures and applications. With detailed descriptions of experimental approaches for the analysis of complex polyolefins, the readers are offered a toolbox to solve simple as well as sophisticated separation tasks. The book starts with an introduction into the molecular complexity of polyolefins - the most widely used synthetic polymers with rapidly growing production capacities. It systematically discusses crystallization based fractionation techniques including TREF, CRYSTAF and CEF, and column chromatographic techniques for molar mass, chemical composition and microstructure, as well as the combination of different fractionations in multidimensional experimental setups. This book also includes basic information on the application of high-temperature field-flow fractionation.
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  • 1. Wild silk production to support farmers excluded from protected areas of Madagascar
  • 2. Evolutionary divergence of Lepidopteran and trichopteran fibroins
  • 3. The Structure, Silk I and Lamella of (Ala-Gly)15 as the model of Bombyx mori silk fibroin studied with solid state NMR
  • 4. Silk fibroin biomaterials for vascular regeneration
  • 5. Evolution and application of coiled coil silks from insects. - 6. Characterization of underwater silk proteins from caddisfly larva, Steophysche marmorata
  • 7. Atomic force microscopy and spectroscopy of silk from spider draglines, ? capture-web spirals, and silkworms
  • 8. Modular spider silk fibers: Defining new modules and optimizing fiber properties
  • 9. How to pass the gap - Functional morphology and biomechanics of spider bridging threads
  • 10. The power of recombinant spider silk proteins
  • 11. Prey capture adhesives produced by orb-weaving spiders
  • 12. Silk and web synergy: The merging of material and structural performance.
This book is a snapshot of the current state of the art of research and development on the properties and characteristics of silk and their use in medicine and industry. The field encompasses backyard silk production from ancient time to industrial methods in the modern era and includes an example of efforts to maintain silk production on Madagascar. Once revered as worth its weight in gold, silk has captured the imagination from its mythical origins onwards. The latest methods in molecular biology have opened new descriptions of the underlying properties of silk.
  • 1. Wild silk production to support farmers excluded from protected areas of Madagascar
  • 2. Evolutionary divergence of Lepidopteran and trichopteran fibroins
  • 3. The Structure, Silk I and Lamella of (Ala-Gly)15 as the model of Bombyx mori silk fibroin studied with solid state NMR
  • 4. Silk fibroin biomaterials for vascular regeneration
  • 5. Evolution and application of coiled coil silks from insects. - 6. Characterization of underwater silk proteins from caddisfly larva, Steophysche marmorata
  • 7. Atomic force microscopy and spectroscopy of silk from spider draglines, ? capture-web spirals, and silkworms
  • 8. Modular spider silk fibers: Defining new modules and optimizing fiber properties
  • 9. How to pass the gap - Functional morphology and biomechanics of spider bridging threads
  • 10. The power of recombinant spider silk proteins
  • 11. Prey capture adhesives produced by orb-weaving spiders
  • 12. Silk and web synergy: The merging of material and structural performance.
This book is a snapshot of the current state of the art of research and development on the properties and characteristics of silk and their use in medicine and industry. The field encompasses backyard silk production from ancient time to industrial methods in the modern era and includes an example of efforts to maintain silk production on Madagascar. Once revered as worth its weight in gold, silk has captured the imagination from its mythical origins onwards. The latest methods in molecular biology have opened new descriptions of the underlying properties of silk.
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xix, 798 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Chemistry & ChemEng Library (Swain)
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"Polymeric crystals are more complex in nature than other materials' crystal structures due to significant structural disorder present. In fact, they actually exist in a semicrystalline state where the crystals are embedded in an amorphous phase to create a highly interconnected network. Presenting an in-depth and current overview of polymer crystals, Crystals and Crystallinity in Polymers provides researchers, engineers, and graduate students with guidelines to help select the proper crystallization method, evaluate polymer crystallization data, determine which methods to utilize for particular cases, and understand the different analytical techniques utilized"-- Provided by publisher.
"This book provides a comprehensive explanation and overview of the complex topic of polymer crystallography in a way that enables readers to evaluate polymer crystallization data and determine which methods to utilize for particular cases"-- Provided by publisher.
"Polymeric crystals are more complex in nature than other materials' crystal structures due to significant structural disorder present. In fact, they actually exist in a semicrystalline state where the crystals are embedded in an amorphous phase to create a highly interconnected network. Presenting an in-depth and current overview of polymer crystals, Crystals and Crystallinity in Polymers provides researchers, engineers, and graduate students with guidelines to help select the proper crystallization method, evaluate polymer crystallization data, determine which methods to utilize for particular cases, and understand the different analytical techniques utilized"-- Provided by publisher.
"This book provides a comprehensive explanation and overview of the complex topic of polymer crystallography in a way that enables readers to evaluate polymer crystallization data and determine which methods to utilize for particular cases"-- Provided by publisher.
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  • Machine generated contents note: Chapter 1 Configuration and Conformation of Macromolecules in Polymer Crystals 1.1 Crystals of polymers 1.2 Constitution and configuration of crystalline polymers 1.3 Conformation 1.4 Relationships among internal parameters of macromolecules 1.5 Conformation of polymer chains in the crystalline state 1.6 Helical conformations in isotactic and syndiotactic polymers 1.7 Conformational energy calculations 1.8 Helical conformation and optical activity 1.9 Alternating copolymers 1.10 Polydienes 1.11 Non helical chain conformations of isotactic polymers References Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Packing of macromolecules in polymer crystals 2.1 General principles 2.2 The principle of density (entropy)-driven phase formation in polymers 2.3 Symmetry breaking 2.4 Impact of chain folding on crystal structure symmetry 2.5 Frustrated Polymer Crystal Structures 2.6 Chiral crystallization of polymers with helical chain conformations 2.7 Packing effects on the conformation of polymer chains in the crystals: the case of aliphatic polyamides References Chapter 2 Chapter 3 3.1 X-ray diffraction of semicrystalline polymers 3.2 Fourier synthesis and the phase problem in crystallography 3.3 X-ray fiber diffraction analysis 3.4 Determination of parameters of the unit cell and indexing of the diffraction pattern 3.5 Measure of the integrated intensities of the reflections and corrections for geometrical (Lorentz), polarization and absorption factors 3.6 Calculation of Structure Factors 3.7 Structural refinement 3.8 Form of diffraction pattern and broadening due to the Laue function References Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Defects and Disorder in Polymer Crystals 4.1 Classification of different types of structural disorder 4.2 Crystals with partial three-dimensional order (Class A)Disorder with three-dimensional periodicity maintained only for some characterizing points of the structure 4.3 Solid mesophases References Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Methods of Analysis of Diffuse Scattering from Disordered Structures of Polymers 5.1 Structural disorder and diffuse scattering 5.2 Methods of diffraction analysis from disordered crystals 5.3 Long Range Order in Disordered Lattices of Class A 5.4 Short Range Order in Disordered Crystals of Class A 5.5 Short Range Order in Disordered Crystals with Substitution type Disorder 5.6 Short Range vs Long Range Order in Disordered Crystals of Class B and C (Solid Mesophases) 5.7 Disordered Models with Perturbations Occurring over Continuous Ranges 5.8 Basic formulas for the calculation of X-ray Diffraction Intensity from Disordered Model Structures of Polymers 5.9 Examples of calculation of average diffracted intensity of structures disordered in one dimension 5.10 Integration method of diffraction intensity for cylindrically and spherical surfaces in the reciprocal space References Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Crystal habit 6.1 Basic remark 6.2 Rounded lateral habits 6.3 Chain folding, molecular orientation and sectorization 6.4 Twinning and secondary nucleation theory 6.5 Homoepitaxy, morphology, stem orientation and polymorphism References Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Influence of Crystal Defects and Structural Disorder on the Physical and Mechanical Properties of Polymeric Materials 7.1 Introduction 7.2 Stress induced phase transformations during deformation 7.3 Isotactic polypropylene 7.4 Syndiotactic Polypropylene References Chapter 7.
"Polymeric crystals are more complex in nature than other materials' crystal structures due to significant structural disorder present. In fact, they actually exist in a semicrystalline state where the crystals are embedded in an amorphous phase to create a highly interconnected network. Presenting an in-depth and current overview of polymer crystals, Crystals and Crystallinity in Polymers provides researchers, engineers, and graduate students with guidelines to help select the proper crystallization method, evaluate polymer crystallization data, determine which methods to utilize for particular cases, and understand the different analytical techniques utilized"-- Provided by publisher.
  • Machine generated contents note: Chapter 1 Configuration and Conformation of Macromolecules in Polymer Crystals 1.1 Crystals of polymers 1.2 Constitution and configuration of crystalline polymers 1.3 Conformation 1.4 Relationships among internal parameters of macromolecules 1.5 Conformation of polymer chains in the crystalline state 1.6 Helical conformations in isotactic and syndiotactic polymers 1.7 Conformational energy calculations 1.8 Helical conformation and optical activity 1.9 Alternating copolymers 1.10 Polydienes 1.11 Non helical chain conformations of isotactic polymers References Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Packing of macromolecules in polymer crystals 2.1 General principles 2.2 The principle of density (entropy)-driven phase formation in polymers 2.3 Symmetry breaking 2.4 Impact of chain folding on crystal structure symmetry 2.5 Frustrated Polymer Crystal Structures 2.6 Chiral crystallization of polymers with helical chain conformations 2.7 Packing effects on the conformation of polymer chains in the crystals: the case of aliphatic polyamides References Chapter 2 Chapter 3 3.1 X-ray diffraction of semicrystalline polymers 3.2 Fourier synthesis and the phase problem in crystallography 3.3 X-ray fiber diffraction analysis 3.4 Determination of parameters of the unit cell and indexing of the diffraction pattern 3.5 Measure of the integrated intensities of the reflections and corrections for geometrical (Lorentz), polarization and absorption factors 3.6 Calculation of Structure Factors 3.7 Structural refinement 3.8 Form of diffraction pattern and broadening due to the Laue function References Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Defects and Disorder in Polymer Crystals 4.1 Classification of different types of structural disorder 4.2 Crystals with partial three-dimensional order (Class A)Disorder with three-dimensional periodicity maintained only for some characterizing points of the structure 4.3 Solid mesophases References Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Methods of Analysis of Diffuse Scattering from Disordered Structures of Polymers 5.1 Structural disorder and diffuse scattering 5.2 Methods of diffraction analysis from disordered crystals 5.3 Long Range Order in Disordered Lattices of Class A 5.4 Short Range Order in Disordered Crystals of Class A 5.5 Short Range Order in Disordered Crystals with Substitution type Disorder 5.6 Short Range vs Long Range Order in Disordered Crystals of Class B and C (Solid Mesophases) 5.7 Disordered Models with Perturbations Occurring over Continuous Ranges 5.8 Basic formulas for the calculation of X-ray Diffraction Intensity from Disordered Model Structures of Polymers 5.9 Examples of calculation of average diffracted intensity of structures disordered in one dimension 5.10 Integration method of diffraction intensity for cylindrically and spherical surfaces in the reciprocal space References Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Crystal habit 6.1 Basic remark 6.2 Rounded lateral habits 6.3 Chain folding, molecular orientation and sectorization 6.4 Twinning and secondary nucleation theory 6.5 Homoepitaxy, morphology, stem orientation and polymorphism References Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Influence of Crystal Defects and Structural Disorder on the Physical and Mechanical Properties of Polymeric Materials 7.1 Introduction 7.2 Stress induced phase transformations during deformation 7.3 Isotactic polypropylene 7.4 Syndiotactic Polypropylene References Chapter 7.
"Polymeric crystals are more complex in nature than other materials' crystal structures due to significant structural disorder present. In fact, they actually exist in a semicrystalline state where the crystals are embedded in an amorphous phase to create a highly interconnected network. Presenting an in-depth and current overview of polymer crystals, Crystals and Crystallinity in Polymers provides researchers, engineers, and graduate students with guidelines to help select the proper crystallization method, evaluate polymer crystallization data, determine which methods to utilize for particular cases, and understand the different analytical techniques utilized"-- Provided by publisher.
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