Polgar, Lorenzo Massimo / van Essen, Machiel / Pucci, Andrea / Picchioni, Francesco
Synthesis and Applications
Series:De Gruyter STEM
- 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