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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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

Functional Polymer Blends and Nanocomposites: A Practical Engineering Approach

Functional Polymer Blends and Nanocomposites: A Practical Engineering Approach

Gennady E. Zaikov, Liliya I. Bazylyak, A. K. Haghi

May 14, 2014

This book details original, theoretical, and important experimental results that use non-routine methodologies often unfamiliar to most readers. It also includes papers on novel applications of more familiar experimental techniques and analyses of composite problems. The book provides comprehensive...

Key Elements in Polymers for Engineers and Chemists: From Data to Applications

Key Elements in Polymers for Engineers and Chemists: From Data to Applications

Alexandr A. Berlin, Viktor F. Kablov, Andrey A. Pimerzin, Simon S. Zlotsky

May 13, 2014

This book provides comprehensive coverage on the latest developments of research in the ever-expanding area of polymers and advanced materials and their applications to broad scientific fields including physics, chemistry, biology, and materials. It presents physical principles in explaining and...

Foam Extrusion: Principles and Practice, Second Edition

Foam Extrusion: Principles and Practice, Second Edition

S.-T. Lee, Chul B. Park

April 07, 2014

Combining the science of foam with the engineering of extrusion processes, Foam Extrusion: Principles and Practice delivers a detailed discussion of the theory, design, processing, and application of degradable foam extraction. In one comprehensive volume, the editors present the collective...

Thermochromic and Thermotropic Materials

Thermochromic and Thermotropic Materials

Arno Seeboth, Detlef Lötzsch

December 23, 2013

Chromogenic materials change their optical properties in response to an external stimulus. Due to their potential applications as light valve (e.g., in sun protecting glazing) or as temperature sensor, thermotropic, and thermochromic materials have come more and more into the focus of research and...

The Fractal Physics of Polymer Synthesis

The Fractal Physics of Polymer Synthesis

G. V. Kozlov, A. K. Mikitaev, Gennady Efremovich Zaikov

December 12, 2013

Using fractal analysis, irreversible aggregation models, synergetics, and percolation theory, this book describes the main reactions of high-molecular substances. It is the first to give the structural and physical grounds of polymers synthesis and curing based on fractal analysis. It provides a...