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An introduction provides a unified mechanics and materials perspective on polymers. The 218 articles are written by internationally recognized scientists from over 20 countries, under the direction of a distinguished editorial board assisted by an eminent international advisory board. Note that when the stress is removed the strain also returns to zero. Polymer engineering science and viscoelasticity an introduction. Chemistry of high polymers monomers, functionality, degree of polymerizations, classification of polymers, glass transition, melting transition, criteria for rubberiness, polymerization methods. Nov 07, 2014 printed in the united states of america 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 i main entry under title. Special attention has been paid to explaining fundamentals and providing highlevel visuals.
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