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Strategic Management for the Plastics Industry: Dealing with Globalization and Sustainability, Second Edition

Strategic Management for the Plastics Industry: Dealing with Globalization and Sustainability, Second Edition

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Roger F. Jones

August 7, 2013

Any general management book can give you the basics of quality assurance, strategic planning, logistics, and more. But how do you apply that knowledge to a company that requires not only sound business practices but also sound science to succeed? And how do you deal with the impact of globalized com...

Introduction to Polymer Science and Chemistry: A Problem-Solving Approach, Second Edition

Introduction to Polymer Science and Chemistry: A Problem-Solving Approach, Second Edition

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Manas Chanda

January 11, 2013

Industry and academia remain fascinated with the diverse properties and applications of polymers. However, most introductory books on this enormous and important field do not stress practical problem solving or include recent advances, which are critical for the modern polymer scientist-to-be. Updat...

Applied Methodologies in Polymer Research and Technology

Applied Methodologies in Polymer Research and Technology

Abbas Hamrang, Devrim Balkose

October 28, 2014

This book covers a broad range of polymeric materials and provides industry professionals and researchers in polymer science and technology with a single, comprehensive book summarizing all aspects involved in the functional materials production chain. This volume presents the latest developments...

Algorithmic Techniques for the Polymer Sciences

Algorithmic Techniques for the Polymer Sciences

Bradley S. Tice

October 27, 2014

This new book—the first of its kind—examines the use of algorithmic techniques to compress random and non-random sequential strings found in chains of polymers. The book is an introduction to algorithmic complexity. Examples taken from current research in the polymer sciences are used for...

Bio-Based Composites for High-Performance Materials: From Strategy to Industrial Application

Bio-Based Composites for High-Performance Materials: From Strategy to Industrial Application

Wirasak Smitthipong, Rungsima Chollakup, Michel Nardin

October 24, 2014

Since synthetic plastics derived from fossil resources are mostly non-biodegradable, many academic and industrial researchers have shifted their attention toward bio-based materials, which are more eco-friendly. Bio-Based Composites for High-Performance Materials: From Strategy to Industrial...

Plasticity: Fundamentals and Applications

Plasticity: Fundamentals and Applications

P.M. Dixit, U.S. Dixit

October 23, 2014

Explores the Principles of Plasticity Most undergraduate programs lack an undergraduate plasticity theory course, and many graduate programs in design and manufacturing lack a course on plasticity—leaving a number of engineering students without adequate information on the subject. Emphasizing...

Polymers for Packaging Applications

Polymers for Packaging Applications

Sajid Alavi, Sabu Thomas, K. P. Sandeep, Nandakumar Kalarikkal, Jini Varghese, Srinivasarao Yaragalla

September 12, 2014

This book focuses on food, non-food, and industrial packaging applications of polymers, blends, nanostructured materials, macro, micro and nanocomposites, and renewable and biodegradable materials. It details physical, thermal, and barrier properties as well as sustainability, recycling,...

Organic Solar Cells: Fundamentals, Devices, and Upscaling

Organic Solar Cells: Fundamentals, Devices, and Upscaling

Barry P. Rand, Henning Richter

August 26, 2014

Organic photovoltaic (OPV) cells have the potential to make a significant contribution to the increasing energy needs of the future. In this book, 15 chapters written by selected experts explore the required characteristics of components present in an OPV device, such as transparent electrodes,...

Photopolymers: Photoresist Materials, Processes, and Applications

Photopolymers: Photoresist Materials, Processes, and Applications

Kenichiro Nakamura

August 12, 2014

Advancements in photopolymers have led to groundbreaking achievements in the electronics, print, optical engineering, and medical fields. At present, photopolymers have myriad applications in semiconductor device manufacturing, printed circuit boards (PCBs), ultraviolet (UV) curing, printing plates...

Engineering of Polymers and Chemical Complexity, Two-Volume Set

Engineering of Polymers and Chemical Complexity, Two-Volume Set

LinShu Liu, Antonio Ballada, Walter W. Focke, Hans-Joachim Radusch

August 01, 2014

This new two-volume set provides a broad overview of current studies in the engineering of polymers and chemicals with complexity of various origins, on scales ranging from single molecules and nano-phenomena to macroscopic chemicals. Starting with a detailed introduction to the history of...

Composite Materials: Design and Applications, Third Edition

Composite Materials: Design and Applications, Third Edition

Daniel Gay

July 29, 2014

Considered to have contributed greatly to the pre-sizing of composite structures, Composite Materials: Design and Applications is a popular reference book for designers of heavily loaded composite parts. Fully updated to mirror the exponential growth and development of composites, this...

Engineering of Polymers and Chemical Complexity, Volume II: New Approaches, Limitations and Control

Engineering of Polymers and Chemical Complexity, Volume II: New Approaches, Limitations and Control

Walter W. Focke, Hans-Joachim Radusch

May 21, 2014

This book provides a vast amount of information on new approaches, limitations, and control on current polymers and chemicals complexity of various origins, on scales ranging from single molecules and nano-phenomena to macroscopic chemicals. Starting with a detailed introduction, the book is...

Polymer Surfaces and Interfaces: Acid-Base Interactions and Adhesion in Polymer-Metal Systems

Polymer Surfaces and Interfaces: Acid-Base Interactions and Adhesion in Polymer-Metal Systems

Irina A. Starostina, Oleg V. Stoyanov, Rustam Ya Deberdeev

May 20, 2014

This book presents the analysis of up-to-date techniques used for the determination of acid-base properties in view of their applicability to examination of solid organic and inorganic surfaces. The studies have been carried out by the authors since 1993, showing experimental data on surface...

Engineering of Polymers and Chemical Complexity, Volume I: Current State of the Art and Perspectives

Engineering of Polymers and Chemical Complexity, Volume I: Current State of the Art and Perspectives

LinShu Liu, Antonio Ballada

May 14, 2014

This book provides a broad overview of current studies in the engineering of polymers and chemicals of various origins. The innovative chapters cover the growth of educational, scientific, and industrial research activities among chemists, biologists, and polymer and chemical engineers. This book...