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  • Polyester - Production, Characterization and Innovative Applications
    Polyester - Production, Characterization and Innovative Applications NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Nurhan Onar Camlibel
    ISBN 978-953-51-3882-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3881-5,
    Edited Volume
    98 pages, March, 2018
    Polyester is one of the most important polymers for fibers and composites. Significant developments in nanoparticle-doped polyester composites, polyester recycling, flame-retardant unsaturated polyester resins, and application of polyester for constr ...
  • Aspects of Polyurethanes
    Aspects of Polyurethanes
    Edited by Faris Yilmaz
    ISBN 978-953-51-3546-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3545-6,
    Edited Volume
    220 pages, September, 2017
    Polyurethanes are formed by reacting a polyol (an alcohol with more than two reactive hydroxyl groups per molecule) with a diisocyanate or a polymeric isocyanate in the presence of suitable catalysts and additives. Because a variety of diisocyanates ...
  • Elastomers
    Edited by Nevin Cankaya
    ISBN 978-953-51-3488-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3487-9,
    Edited Volume
    262 pages, August, 2017
    Summary-Book Contents: Your purpose of reading this book is to concentrate on recent developments on elastomers. The articles collected in this book are contributions by invited researchers with a long-standing experience in different research areas. ...
  • Conducting Polymers
    Conducting Polymers
    Edited by Faris Yilmaz
    ISBN 978-953-51-2691-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2690-4,
    Edited Volume
    264 pages, October, 2016
    An authentic revolution took place in the area of solid-state chemistry and physics just after World War II. The century of solid state started from the modest beginnings of the transistor at Bell Laboratory. Since then, the area of science and techn ...
  • Recent Advances in Biopolymers
    Recent Advances in Biopolymers
    Edited by Farzana Khan Perveen
    ISBN 978-953-51-2255-5,
    Edited Volume
    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
    Edited by Chapal Kumar Das
    ISBN 978-953-51-2223-4,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Polymer Science
    Polymer Science
    Edited by Faris Yılmaz
    ISBN 978-953-51-0941-9,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Fiber Reinforced Polymers - The Technology Applied for Concrete Repair
    Fiber Reinforced Polymers - The Technology Applied for Concrete Repair
    Edited by Martin Alberto Masuelli
    ISBN 978-953-51-0938-9,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...