Polymer Melt Rheology

A Guide for Industrial Practice

This book explores the ways in which melt flow behaviour can be exploited by the plastics engineer and technician for increased efficiency of processing operation, control of end product properties and selection and development of polymers for specific purposes. (reissued with minor corrections 1994)
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Plastics engineers and technicians


Book information

  • Published: January 1981
  • Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1-85573-198-1

Table of Contents

Fundamental concepts; Rheometry for polymer melts; Physical features and flow; Rheology and structure; Adventitious flow phenomena; Rheology in polymer processing; Future development in polymer rheology.