Smart Polymers and Their Applications

Smart Polymers and Their Applications, Second Edition presents an up-to-date resource of information on the synthesis and properties of different types of smart polymers, including temperature, pH, electro, magnetic and photo-responsive polymers, amongst others. It is an ideal introduction to this field, as well as a review of the latest research in this area. Shape memory polymers, smart polymer hydrogels, and self-healing polymer systems are also explored. In addition, a very strong focus on applications of smart polymers is included for tissue engineering, smart polymer nanocarriers for drug delivery, and the use of smart polymers in medical devices. Additionally, the book covers the use of smart polymers for textile applications, packaging, energy storage, optical data storage, environmental protection, and more. This book is an ideal, technical resource for chemists, chemical engineers, materials scientists, mechanical engineers and other professionals in a range of industries. Includes a significant number of new chapters on smart polymer materials development, as well as new applications development in energy storage, sensors and devices, and environmental protection Provides a multidisciplinary approach to the development of responsive polymers, approaching the subject by the different types of polymer (e.g. temperature-responsive) and its range of applications

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  • Author : Maria Rosa Aguilar
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Pages : 650 pages
  • ISBN : 0081024177
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Smart Polymers and Their Applications

Smart Polymers and Their Applications
  • Author : Maria Rosa Aguilar,Julio San Román
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 15 February 2019
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Smart Polymers and Their Applications, Second Edition presents an up-to-date resource of information on the synthesis and properties of different types of smart polymers, including temperature, pH, electro, magnetic and photo-responsive polymers, amongst others. It is an ideal introduction to this field, as well as a review of the latest research in this area. Shape memory polymers, smart polymer hydrogels, and self-healing polymer systems are also explored. In addition, a very strong focus on applications of smart polymers is included

Smart Polymers and their Applications

Smart Polymers and their Applications
  • Author : Maria Rosa Aguilar,Julio San Román
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 February 2014
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Smart polymers are polymers that respond to different stimuli or changes in the environment. Smart Polymers and their Applications reviews the types, synthesis, properties, and applications of smart polymers. Chapters in part one focus on types of polymers, including temperature-, pH-, photo-, and enzyme-responsive polymers. Shape memory polymers, smart polymer hydrogels, and self-healing polymer systems are also explored. Part two highlights applications of smart polymers, including smart instructive polymer substrates for tissue engineering; smart polymer nanocarriers for drug delivery; the

Industrial Applications for Intelligent Polymers and Coatings

Industrial Applications for Intelligent Polymers and Coatings
  • Author : Majid Hosseini,Abdel Salam Hamdy Makhlouf
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 14 May 2016
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This book is a comprehensive collaboration on intelligent polymers and coatings for industrial applications by worldwide researchers and specialists. The authors cover the basis and fundamental aspects of intelligent polymers and coatings, challenges, and potential mechanisms and properties. They include recent and emerging industrial applications in medical, smart textile design, oil and gas, electronic, aerospace, and automobile industries as well as other applications including microsystems, sensors, and actuators, among others. The authors discuss the potential for future research in these

Smart Polymer Nanocomposites

Smart Polymer Nanocomposites
  • Author : Showkat Ahmad Bhawani,Anish Khan,Mohammad Jawaid
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 08 December 2020
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Smart Polymer Nanocomposites: Biomedical and Environmental Applications presents the latest information on smart polymers and their promising application in various fields, including their role in delivery systems for drugs, tissue engineering scaffolds, cell culture sports, bioseparation, and sensors or actuator systems. Features detailed information on the preparation, characterization and applications of smart functional polymer composites Covers a broad range of applications in both the biomedical and environmental engineering fields Chapters are written by authors with diverse background expertise from the

Adaptive and Functional Polymers, Textiles and Their Applications

Adaptive and Functional Polymers, Textiles and Their Applications
  • Author : Jinlian Hu
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release : 10 February 2011
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Adaptive polymers include those which are responsive to different stimuli — namely physical, mechanical, chemical and biological — with controlled and/or predicable behavior. Many technological breakthroughs and scientific advances have been made in the last few decades and this volume aims to cover the most up-to-date studies and achievements in some adaptive polymers, in terms of principles of adaptiveness, properties, structure design and characterization with an emphasis on their applications, particularly in textiles, skin care, medicine and other related areas. Some

Smart Polymers and Their Applications

Smart Polymers and Their Applications
  • Author : Maria Rosa Aguilar,J. S. Roman
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 13 November 2017
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Smart polymers are polymers that respond to different stimuli or changes in the environment. "Smart Polymers and their Applications "reviews the types, synthesis, properties, and applications of smart polymers. Chapters in part one focus on types of polymers, including temperature-, pH-, photo-, and enzyme-responsive polymers. Shape memory polymers, smart polymer hydrogels, and self-healing polymer systems are also explored. Part two highlights applications of smart polymers, including smart instructive polymer substrates for tissue engineering; smart polymer nanocarriers for drug delivery; the

Smart Inorganic Polymers

Smart Inorganic Polymers
  • Author : Evamarie Hey-Hawkins,Muriel Hissler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 07 February 2019
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Provides complete and undiluted knowledge on making inorganic polymers functional. This comprehensive book reflects the state of the art in the field of inorganic polymers, based on research conducted by a number of internationally leading research groups working in this area. It covers the synthesis aspects of synthetic inorganic polymers and looks at multiple inorganic monomers as building blocks, which exhibit unprecedented electronic, redox, photo-emissive, magnetic, self-healing and catalytic properties. It also looks at the applications of inorganic polymers in

Novel Applications in Polymers and Waste Management

Novel Applications in Polymers and Waste Management
  • Author : Badal Jageshwar Prasad Dewangan,Maheshkumar Narsingrao Yenkie
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 19 January 2018
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This book focuses on exciting new research in polymer science. The first section of the book deals with new advancements in polymer technology, which includes polymers that are responsible for progress in the field of energy, electronics, and medical sciences. It focuses on the most promising polymer nanocomposites and nanomaterials. Composites are becoming more important because they can help to improve quality of life. The second section of the book highlights this aspect of macromolecules, while the third section emphasizes

Smart Polymers for Bioseparation and Bioprocessing

Smart Polymers for Bioseparation and Bioprocessing
  • Author : Igor Galaev,Bo Mattiasson
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 15 November 2001
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Smart polymers are macromolecules capable of undergoing rapid, reversible phase transitions from a hydrophilic to a hydrophobic microstructure when triggered by small changes in their immediate environment, such as slight variations in temperature, pH or ionic strength. Until now, it has always been considered that polymers are passive participants within the Bioseparation procedure. Smart Polymers for Bioseparation and Bioprocessing addresses an entirely novel theory that advocates a much more active role for smart polymers within this process than has previously

Smart Polymers and Composites

Smart Polymers and Composites
  • Author : Abu Nasar
  • Publisher : Materials Research Forum LLC
  • Release : 02 January 2018
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Polymeric compounds are generally blended with inorganic/organic materials to prepare composites to tailor the desired properties for specific requirements. The present book reviews new research in the fields of composite green polymers for environmental applications, polyaniline based composites for wastewater treatment, smart polymeric coating materials, polymer decorated bimetallic nanosorbents for dye removal, fuel cell materials, polymeric membranes, green bio-nanocomposites and polymer based catalysts. Composite Green Polymers, Polyaniline Based Composites, Smart Polymeric Materials, Nanosorbents, Polymeric Membranes, Bio-Nanocomposites, Polymer Based Catalyst,

Fascinating Fluoropolymers and Their Applications

Fascinating Fluoropolymers and Their Applications
  • Author : Bruno Ameduri,Sergey Fomin
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 14 July 2020
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Fluoropolymers are unique materials. Since the middle of the twentieth century fluropolymers have been used in applications where a wide temperature range, a high resistance to aggressive media, excellent tribological characteristics, and specific low adhesion are required. Today, researchers turn to fluoropolymers to solve new challenges and to develop materials with previously unattainable properties. Fascinating Fluoropolymers and Their Applications covers recent developments of fluoropolymer applications in energy, optical fibers, blood substitutes, textile coatings, membranes and other areas, written by experts

Shape Memory Polymers and Textiles

Shape Memory Polymers and Textiles
  • Author : Jinlian Hu
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 April 2007
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Shape memory polymers (SMPs) are smart materials that, as a result of an external stimulus such as temperature, can change from a temporary deformed shape back to an original shape. SMPs are finding an increasing use in such areas as clothing where they respond dynamically to changes in heat and moisture levels, ensuring greater comfort for the wearer. Shape memory polymers and textiles provides an authoritative and comprehensive review of these important new materials and their applications. After an introductory

Reflexive Polymers and Hydrogels

Reflexive Polymers and Hydrogels
  • Author : Nobuhiko Yui,Randall J. Mrsny,Kinam Park
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 17 March 2004
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. Despite their capacity to carry out functions that previously were unobtainable, smart polymers and hydrogels tend to have painfully slow response times. On the other hand biological systems go through phase changes at an extremely fast rate. Reflexive Polymers and Hydrogels examines the natural systems that respond almost instantaneously to envi

Functionalized Engineering Materials and Their Applications

Functionalized Engineering Materials and Their Applications
  • Author : Sabu Thomas,Nandakumar Kalarikkal,Pious C. V.,Zakiah Ahmad,Józef Tadeusz Haponiuk
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 03 September 2018
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Scientists and researchers are looking for new smart materials to replace old or conventional materials for better performance and for new applications. The use of polymeric materials and nanomaterials is increasing due to their wide-spectrum tunability and many properties. It is now easier to formulate materials for special purposes using these materials than using conventional materials and methods. Many commercial products made from polymeric materials and nanomaterials are now in use and on the market. This book presents a diverse

Polymer-Based Multifunctional Nanocomposites and Their Applications

Polymer-Based Multifunctional Nanocomposites and Their Applications
  • Author : John Zhanhu Guo,Kenan Song,Chuntai Liu
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 September 2018
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Polymer-Based Multifunctional Nanocomposites and Their Applications provides an up-to-date review of the latest advances and developments in the field of polymer nanocomposites. It will serve as a one-stop reference resource on important research accomplishments in the area of multifunctional nanocomposites, with a particular emphasis placed on the use of nanofillers and different functionality combinations. Edited and written by an expert team of researchers in the field, the book provides a practical analysis of functional polymers, nanoscience, and nanotechnology in important