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Pharmaceutical powder compaction technology

Author: Göran Alderborn; Christer Nyström
Publisher: New York : Marcel Dekker, ©1996.
Series: Drugs and the pharmaceutical sciences, v. 71.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Göran Alderborn; Christer Nyström
ISBN: 0824793765 9780824793760
OCLC Number: 32859764
Description: xv, 610 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: I. Interparticulate bonding characteristics of pharmaceutical compacts --
1. Interparticulate attraction mechanisms --
2. The importance of intermolecular bonding forces and the concept of bonding surface area --
II. Characterization of the compression process --
3. Porosity-pressure functions --
4. Force-displacement and network measurements --
5. Viscoelastic models --
6. Application of percolation theory and fractal geometry to tablet compaction --
III. Characterization of compact properties --
7. Mechanical strength --
8. Tablet surface area --
9. Rationale for and the measurement of tableting indices --
IV. Material properties of importance for powder volume reduction and compact strength --
10. Particle dimensions --
11. Mechanical properties --
12. Granule properties --
13. Modeling the compression behavior of particle assemblies from the mechanical properties of individual particles --
V. Compaction properties of excipients and powder mixtures --
14. Materials for direct compaction --
15. Compaction properties of binary mixtures --
16. Lubricant sensitivity --
17. The development and optimization of tablet formulations using mathematical methods.
Series Title: Drugs and the pharmaceutical sciences, v. 71.
Responsibility: edited by Göran Alderborn, Christer Nyström.
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