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The polysiloxanes

Author: James Edward Mark; Dale W Schaefer; Gui Lin
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford university press, cop. 2016.
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La 4 e de couv. indique : Polysiloxanes are the most studied inorganic and semi-inorganic polymers because of their many medical and commercial uses. The Si-O backbone endows polysiloxanes with intriguing properties: the strength of the Si-O bond imparts considerable thermal stability, and the nature of the bonding imparts low surface free energy. Prostheses, artificial organs, objects for facial reconstruction,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Edward Mark; Dale W Schaefer; Gui Lin
ISBN: 9780195181739 0195181735
OCLC Number: 973388776
Description: 1 vol. (IX-277 p.) ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction ; 1.1 Background ; 1.2 History ; 1.3 Nomenclature ; 2. Preparation, Analysis, and Degradation ; 3. Types of Polysiloxanes ; 4. Some Characterization Techniques Useful for Polysiloxanes ; 5. General Properties ; 6. Surfaces ; 7. Elastomeric Networks ; 8. Copolymers and Interpenetrating Networks ; 9. Composites ; 10. Applications ; Subject Index
Responsibility: James E. Mark, Dale W. Schaefer and Gui Lin.


A synthesis of the novel aspects of polysiloxane science and engineering.  Read more...


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