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Title Chemistry and technology of emulsion polymerisation / editor A.M. van Herk
Edition Second edition
Published Chichester : Wiley, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 347 pages)
Contents Historic Overview / Finn Knut Hansen -- Introduction to Radical (Co)Polymerisation / AM van Herk -- Emulsion Polymerisation / AM van Herk, RG Gilbert -- Emulsion Copolymerisation, Process Strategies / Jose Ramon Leiza, Jan Meuldijk -- Living Radical Polymerisation in Emulsion and Miniemulsion / Bernadette Charleux, Michael J Monteiro, Hans Heuts -- Particle Morphology / Yuri Reyes Mercado, Elena Akhmastkaya, Jose Ramon Leiza, Jose M Asua -- Colloidal Aspects of Emulsion Polymerisation / Brian Vincent -- Analysis of Polymer Molecules including Reaction Monitoring and Control / Peter Schoenmakers -- Particle Analysis / Ola Karlsson, Brigitte EH Schade -- Large Volume Applications of Latex Polymers / Dieter Urban, Bernhard Schuler, Jürgen Schmidt-Thümmes -- Specialty Applications of Latex Polymers / Christian Pichot, Thierry Delair, Haruma Kawaguchi
Summary "Chemistry and Technology of Emulsion Polymerisation 2e provides a practical and intuitive explanation of emulsion polymerization, in combination with both conventional and controlled radical polymerization. For those working in industry, coupling theory with everyday practice can be difficult. By carefully explaining the principles of the reaction, based on well-designed experimental investigation, the book explains how the principles relate to practical application. The second edition of this book includes a new chapter on morphology of latex particles, a rapidly progressing area where modelling the thermodynamic and kinetic aspects of phase separation and morphology has developed into a mature and powerful tool to predict and control morphology of latex particles. Another area that is rapidly progressing is the application of controlled radical polymerisation in emulsion polymerization. Controlled radical polymerisation is used in aiding encapsulation of inorganic particles like pigment particles and clay platelets. These latest developments are included in the second edition"-- Provided by publisher
Notes Previous edition: Oxford: Blackwell, 2005
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Emulsion polymerization.
Latex -- Industrial applications.
Form Electronic book
Author Herk, Alex van, editor
LC no. 2013012794
ISBN 1118638379 (electronic bk.)
1118638522 (electronic bk.)
9781118638378 (electronic bk.)
9781118638521 (electronic bk.)