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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Smart Hydrogel Functional Materials.
Dordrecht : Springer, ©2013
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Liang-Yin Chu; Rui Xie; Xiao-Jie Ju; Wei Wang
|Notes:||3.2.3 Flow Characteristics of PNIPAM Hydrogel Spheres During the Phase Transition in a Transparent Glass Pipe.|
|Description:||1 online resource (384 pages)|
|Contents:||Preface; Contents; Part I Thermo-responsive Hydrogel Functional Materials; Chapter 1: Structure-Function Relationship of Thermo-responsive Hydrogels; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Effect of Internal Microstructure on the Equilibrium Thermo-responsive Phase Transition; 1.3 Effect of Internal Microstructure on the Dynamic Thermo-responsive Phase Transition; 1.4 Effect of Internal Microstructureon the Thermo-responsive Controlled-Release Characteristics; 1.5 Effect of Internal Microstructure on the Mechanical Strength of Thermo-responsive Hydrogels; 1.6 Summary; References. Chapter 2: Preparation and Properties of Monodisperse Thermo-responsive Microgels2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Submicron-Sized Monodisperse Thermo-responsive Core-Shell Hydrogel Microspheres Fabricated via Surfactant-Free Emulsion Polymerization; 2.2.1 Preparation of P(NIPAM-co-St) Seeds; 2.2.2 Preparation of Core-Shell Microspheres with PNIPAM Shell Layers; 2.2.3 Monodispersity of Core-Shell Microspheres with P(NIPAM-co-St) Cores and PNIPAM Shell Layers; 2.2.4 Thermo-responsive Characteristics of the Core-Shell Microspheres with PNIPAM Shell Layers. 2.3 Positively Thermo-responsive Submicron-Sized Monodisperse Core-Shell Hydrogel Microspheres2.3.1 Preparation of Positively Thermo-responsive Submicron-Sized Monodisperse Core-Shell Hydrogel Microspheres; 2.3.2 Morphological Analyses of the Microspheres; 2.3.3 Positively Thermosensitive Swelling Characteristics; 2.4 Monodisperse Thermo-responsive Hydrogel Microspheres and Microcapsules Prepared via Membrane Emulsification; 2.4.1 Strategies for Preparation of Monodisperse PNIPAM Microspheres and Microcapsules via Membrane Emulsification. 2.4.2 Morphology of Prepared Monodisperse PNIPAM Microspheres2.4.3 Morphology of Prepared Monodisperse PNIPAM Microcapsules; 2.4.4 Effect of Freeze-Drying and Rehydrating Treatment on the Thermo-responsive Characteristics of PNIPAM Microspheres; 2.5 Monodisperse Thermo-responsive Hydrogel Microspheres and Microcapsules Fabricated with Microfluidics; 2.5.1 Microfluidic Fabrication of Monodisperse Thermo-responsive Microgels with Tunable Volume-Phase Transition Kinetics; 2.5.2 Fabrication of MonodisperseThermo-responsive Microgels in a Microfluidic Chip. 2.5.3 Fabrication of Monodisperse Microspheres with PNIPAM Core and Poly(2-Hydroxyethyl Methacrylate) (PHEMA) Shell2.6 Summary; References; Chapter 3: Flow and Aggregation Characteristicsof Thermo-responsive Microgels During Phase Transition; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Flow and Aggregation Characteristicsof Thermo-responsive Spheres During the Phase Transition; 3.2.1 Preparation of Monodisperse PNIPAM Hydrogel Spheres; 3.2.2 Thermo-responsive Volume-Phase Transition Characteristics of PNIPAM Hydrogel Spheres.|