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Our collection of 19 books.

  • Crystalline and Non-crystalline Solids
    Crystalline and Non-crystalline Solids
    Editor Pietro Mandracci
    ISBN 978-953-51-2446-7
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2445-0,
    182 pages, June, 2016
    The structural properties of materials play a fundamental role in the determination of their suitability for a specific application. This book is intended as a contribution to the efforts to increase the knowledge of the influence exerted on the prop ...
  • Recent Advances in Biopolymers
    Recent Advances in Biopolymers
    Editor Farzana Khan Parveen
    ISBN 978-953-51-2255-5,
    286 pages, March, 2016
    This book contains 10 Chapters divided into three Sections. Section A covers synthesis of biopolymers. Lignocellulosic feedstock contains cellulose, hemicellulose, and lignin, which are used for synthesis of biopolymers. Polymer-coated noble metal na ...
  • Thermoplastic Elastomers - Synthesis and Applications
    Thermoplastic Elastomers - Synthesis and Applications
    Editor Chapal Kumar Das
    ISBN 978-953-51-2223-4,
    176 pages, November, 2015
    Thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), commonly known as thermoplastic rubbers, are a category of copolymers having thermoplastic and elastomeric characteristics. A TPE is a rubbery material with properties very close to those of conventional vulcanized ru ...
  • Fiber Reinforced Polymers - The Technology Applied for Concrete Repair
    Fiber Reinforced Polymers - The Technology Applied for Concrete Repair
    Editor Martin Alberto Masuelli
    ISBN 978-953-51-0938-9,
    240 pages, January, 2013
    Fiber Reinforced Polymers are by no means new to this world. It is only because of our fascination with petrochemical and non-petrochemical products that these wonderful materials exist. In fact, the polymers can be considered and used in the constru ...
  • Polymer Science
    Polymer Science
    Editor Faris Yılmaz
    ISBN 978-953-51-0941-9,
    256 pages, January, 2013
    During the last ten to fifteen years the developments in polymer science has been striking attention and undergone important changes. From rather specialized subject intended for engineers interested in certain definite fields, it has developed into ...
  • High Performance Polymers - Polyimides Based - From Chemistry to Applications
    High Performance Polymers - Polyimides Based - From Chemistry to Applications
    Editor Marc J.M. Abadie
    ISBN 978-953-51-0899-3,
    256 pages, December, 2012
    The feature of polyimides and other heterocyclic polymers are now well-established and used for long term temperature durability in the range of 250 - 350'C. This book will review synthesis, mechanisms, ultimate properties, physico-chemical propertie ...
  • Polyester
    Editor Hosam El-Din M. Saleh
    ISBN 978-953-51-0770-5,
    400 pages, September, 2012
    Polyesters are being widely applied in different fields of life due to their excellent characteristics. A book "Polyester" comprises 16 chapters covering synthesis, characterization and applications of polyester. Chemical and biological methods for s ...
  • New Polymers for Special Applications
    New Polymers for Special Applications
    Editor Ailton De Souza Gomes
    ISBN 978-953-51-0744-6,
    366 pages, September, 2012
    This book comprises the contributions of several authors in the area of polymer physics by application of conducting polymers; hydrogel films on optical fiber core; thin film polymers; PDLC films application; photopolymers for holographic media; micr ...