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Edited by Juan De Vicente

University of Granada, Spain

This book contains a wealth of useful information on current rheology research. By covering a broad variety of rheology-related topics, this e-book is addressed to a wide spectrum of academic and applied researchers and scientists but it could also prove useful to industry specialists. The subject areas include, polymer gels, food rheology, drilling fluids and liquid crystals among others.

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RheologyEdited by Juan De Vicente

Published: March 7th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2065

ISBN: 978-953-51-0187-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6135-6

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

81970 Total Chapter Downloads

51 Crossref Citations

145 Web of Science Citations

158 Dimensions Citations


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1. Polymer Rheology by Dielectric Spectroscopy

By Clement Riedel, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero and Phillipe Tordjeman


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2. Viscoelastic Properties for Sol-Gel Transition

By Yutaka Tanaka


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3. Polymer Gel Rheology and Adhesion

By Anne M. Grillet, Nicholas B. Wyatt and Lindsey M. Gloe


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4. Fracture Behaviour of Controlled-Rheology Polypropylenes

By Alicia Salazar and Jesús Rodríguez


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5. Poisson’s Ratio and Mechanical Nonlinearity Under Tensile Deformation in Crystalline Polymers

By Koh-hei Nitta and Masahiro Yamana


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6. Batch Foaming of Amorphous Poly (DL-Lactic Acid) and Poly (Lactic Acid-co-Glycolic Acid) with Supercritical Carbon Dioxide: CO2 Solubility, Intermolecular Interaction, Rheology and Morphology

By Hongyun Tai


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7. Resistance Coefficients for Non-Newtonian Flows in Pipe Fittings

By Veruscha Fester, Paul Slatter and Neil Alderman


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8. Measurement and Impact Factors of Polymer Rheology in Porous Media

By Yongpeng Sun, Laila Saleh and Baojun Bai


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9. Stability and Flow Behavior of Fiber-Containing Drilling Sweeps

By Matthew George, Ramadan Ahmed and Fred Growcock


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10. Solution Properties of κ-Carrageenan and Its Interaction with Other Polysaccharides in Aqueous Media

By Alberto Tecante and María del Carmen Núñez Santiago


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11. Influence of Acidification on Dough Rheological Properties

By Daliborka Koceva Komlenić, Vedran Slačanac and Marko Jukić


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12. Influence of Electric Fields and Boundary Conditions on the Flow Properties of Nematic-Filled Cells and Capillaries

By Carlos I. Mendoza, Adalberto Corella-Madueño and J. Adrián Reyes


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13. Rheological Behaviors and Their Correlation with Printing Performance of Silver Paste for LTCC Tape

By Rosidah Alias and Sabrina Mohd Shapee


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