Current applications for bonding and sealing are expensive and time-consuming. Adhesion of Polymers presents a state-of-the-art method for improving bonds and sealing strength between different materials underwater and in the human body. This time- and cost-efficient technology will allow engineers to create or repair stronger seals in underwater pipes, repair ships at sea, even bond and seal tissues in the body.
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CREATE POLYMERIC ADHESIVES AND SEALANTS THAT ARE STRONGER, MORE VERSATILE, MORE DURABLE, AND THAT WORK IN CHALLENGING ENVIRONMENTS
"Makes a science out of a technology...may well become a classic in the field."
-- Stan Bumble, Ph.D., author of COMPUTER GENERATED PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
"No other books...can match this book in comprehensive coverage." -- James G. Speight, Ph.D., Editor of PROCESS CHEMISTRY AND ENGINEERING AND FUEL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY INTERNATIONAL
This valuable sourcebook gives you the tools to create strong, more cost-effective polymeric bonds and seals between materials of all types, in a variety of circumstances. Providing in-depth coverage of properties, techniques, and step-by-step methods, ADHESION OF POLYMERS gives you the most comprehensive coverage available for professionals who create, apply, and analyze these critically important substances. This guide can help you:
* Create stronger and most cost-effective bonds between materials of all types
* Manipulate the properties and behavior of polymeric mixtures for improved performance in a variety of environments, and with a variety of substances
* Choose the most successful, efficient, and economical surface treatments for state-of-the-art sealing and bonding
* Repair or seal underwater pipes and cables, and repair ships at sea
* Discover the latest biotechnical methods for bonding and sealing organs and tissues
* Apply step-by-step methods for analyzing adhesive bonds and their defects
Written by world-class experts, this unmatched reference provides the most comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of polymeric bonding available. Whether you want to develop specialized polymeric adhesives and sealants, discover the latest in applications and scientific developments, or find step-by-step help with polymer forensics, ADHESION OF POLYMERS is simply the best. For serious help with polymeric adhesives, put this book in the place you work.About the Author:
ROMAN A. VESELOVSKY, D.Sc. is a polymers expert at the Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry of the National Academy of Sciences of the Ukraine, Academician of the Ukrainian Technological Academy, and a member of the International Scientific Board "Swissbonding," based in Switzerland. He has published 6 books and 220 journal articles and holds 120 patents, all related to materials science.
VLADIMIR KESTELMAN, D.Sc., is an internationally respected expert on the mechanics and technology of composite materials and is president of KVN International, a worldwide consulting firm. An Academician of the Ukrainian Technological Academy, he is a former professor at Moscow Aviation Institute and the author of ELECTROPHYSICAL PHENOMENA IN THE TRIBOLOGY OF POLYMERS, ELECTRETS IN ENGINEERING: FUNDAMENTALS AND APPLICATIONS, and other books. He has published 26 books and 520 journal articles and holds 75 patents.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0071370455
Book Description The McGraw-Hill Company. Book Condition: New. pp. 397. Bookseller Inventory # 5774712