Topics and Collections - Polymers
TopicsPolymer synthesis: synthesis of copolymers, block-polymers, polyesters, elastomer, polyolefins, polyamides, polycarbonates, rubber, thermoplastics, thermosets, methods for polymerization, etc.
Polymer analysis: characterization and analysis of polymers, polymeric materials and polymer additives, polymerization mechanism, measurement of molecular weight, size, conformation, structure, properties and behavior of polymers, separation, spectroscopy, and scattering techniques, structure-property-processing relationships.
Polymer physics: crystallization, rheology, swelling, phase separation, viscosity and viscoelasticity, mechanical properties, dielectric properties, optical properties, thermal properties, the kinetics of degradation and polymerization.
Theory and simulation: numerical simulation for molecular systems, modeling of polymer structure and conformation, predictive algorithms of polymerization kinetics and polymerization mechanism, modeling and prediction of the performance of functional polymers.
Processing: thermoforming, compression and transfer molding, rotational molding, extrusion, injection molding, blow molding, plastic foam molding.
Featured Mini Reviews in Polymer Science
(Collection Editor: Alexander Böker)
(Collection Editors: Christine Wandrey, Ruth Freitag, Ulrich Scheler)
(Collection Editor: Antonio Pizzi)
Special Issue Title
Special Issue Editors
(Editor: Fernão D. Magalhães)
|5 Dec 2017||6|
|Polymers and Block Copolymers at Interfaces and Surfaces
(Editor: Felix H. Schacher)
|30 Nov 2017||8|
|Biodegradable and Biobased Polyesters
(Editor: Dimitrios Bikiaris)
|20 Nov 2017||6|
|Olefin Polymerization and Polyolefin
(Editor: Changle Chen)
|15 Oct 2017||10|
|High Performance Polymers
(Editors: Sheng-Huei Hsiao, Guey-Sheng Liou)
|30 Sep 2017||8|
(Editors: Francesco Paolo La Mantia, Maria Chiara Mistretta)
|30 Sep 2017||19|