Key Features

    • A hard-working reference tool: part of the daily workflow of engineers and scientists involved in the plastics industry and product design with plastics
    • The reduction of wear and fatigue and the improvement of lubrication are key bottom-line issues
    • The data in this book provide engineers with the tools they need to design for low failure rates

    Details

    No. of pages:
    312
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    William Andrew
    Print ISBN:
    9780080964508
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781437778359

    About the authors

    Laurence McKeen

    Larry McKeen has a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin and worked for DuPont Fluoroproducts from 1978–2014. As a Senior Research Associate Chemist he was responsible for new product development including application technology and product optimization for particular end-uses, and product testing. He retired from DuPont at the end of 2014 and is currently a consultant.

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Senior Research Associate, DuPont, Wilmington, DE, USA

    Laurence McKeen

    Larry McKeen has a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin and worked for DuPont Fluoroproducts from 1978–2014. As a Senior Research Associate Chemist he was responsible for new product development including application technology and product optimization for particular end-uses, and product testing. He retired from DuPont at the end of 2014 and is currently a consultant.

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Senior Research Associate, DuPont, Wilmington, DE, USA