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Polgar, Lorenzo Massimo / van Essen, Machiel / Pucci, Andrea / Picchioni, Francesco

Smart Rubbers

Synthesis and Applications

Series:De Gruyter STEM

    950,00 € / $1,090.00 / £863.50*

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    2nd ed.
    Publication Date:
    To be published:
    February 2019
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    • Smart materials are key to the push for more sustainable chemical products.
    • Gives numerous examples of real-world applications.

    Aims and Scope

    Research into 'smart rubbers', i.e. elastomeric materials that respond to external stimuli, has increased dramatically recently, predominantly due to the growing need for improved materials for new applications. This book aims to provide an overview over the field of smart rubber research. Examples of the various components involved in smart rubbers are highlighted and discussed. Different types of stimuli and numerous applications are explained.


    Approx. x, 190 pages
    Type of Publication:
    Professional Book

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    Dr. Lorenzo M. Polgar; Machiel van Essen; Ass.Prof. Andrea Pucci, Univ. of Pisa; Prof. Francesco Picchioni, Univ. of Groningen.

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