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Phenomenology of Polymer Solution Dynamics

Phenomenology of Polymer Solution Dynamics

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  • Date Published: October 2011
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521875554

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  • Presenting a completely new approach to examining how polymers move in non-dilute solution, this book focuses on experimental facts, not theoretical speculations, and concentrates on polymer solutions, not dilute solutions or polymer melts. From centrifugation and solvent dynamics to viscosity and diffusion, experimental measurements and their quantitative representations are the core of the discussion. The book reveals several experiments never before recognized as revealing polymer solution properties. A novel approach to relaxation phenomena accurately describes viscoelasticity and dielectric relaxation and how they depend on polymer size and concentration. Ideal for graduate students and researchers interested in the properties of polymer solutions, the book covers real measurements on practical systems, including the very latest results. Every significant experimental method is presented in considerable detail, giving unprecedented coverage of polymers in solution.

    • Covers a wide range of experimental techniques, including some not usually associated with polymer dynamics
    • Focuses on experiment and phenomenology, and includes new material not currently found in comparable books
    • Features experimental methods of viscosity, viscoelasticity and self diffusion, as well as new methods such as light scattering spectroscopy and shear banding
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    • Date Published: October 2011
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521875554
    • length: 528 pages
    • dimensions: 254 x 180 x 29 mm
    • weight: 1.18kg
    • contains: 242 b/w illus.
    • availability: In stock
  • Table of Contents

    1. Introduction
    2. Sedimentation
    3. Electrophoresis
    4. Quasielastic light scattering and diffusion
    5. Solvent dynamics
    6. Segmental diffusion
    7. Dielectric relaxation
    8. Self and tracer diffusion
    9. Probe diffusion
    10. Dynamics of colloids
    11. The dynamic structure factor
    12. Viscosity
    13. Viscoelasticity
    14. Nonlinear viscoelastic phenomena
    15. Qualitative summary
    16. Phenomenology
    17. Afterword: hydrodynamic scaling model for polymer dynamics
    References
    Index.

  • Author

    George D. J. Phillies, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Massachusetts
    George D. J. Phillies is a Professor in the Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Massachusetts. He has attained international recognition for his scientific studies of light scattering spectroscopy and polymer solutions.

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