Description

Contributions from more than 60 authors, each a well-known specialist in their field, have been co-ordinated to produce the most comprehensive Handbook of Adhesives and Sealants ever published. The handbook will be published as 8 volumes, over a period of 4 years and will contain over 2800 pages, rich with case studies, industrial applications and the latest research. It is a work in progress, enabling the latest new and important applications to be included as they happen.

Volume 2 of Elsevier’s Handbook of Adhesives & Sealants Series, General knowledge, application of adhesives & new curing techniques, covers the mechanisms of adhesion, its application, and drying and curing techniques. The volume is divided in to the following sections:

• Theory of adhesion
• Metering and dispensing
• Design and calculation of bonded joints
• Heat stable adhesives
• UV curing
• Flexible bonding and sealants

Each contributing author is a scientist, practitioner, engineer, or chemist with an abundance of practical experience in their respective field, making this text an authoritative reference source for any materials scientist or engineer, whether in academia or industry.

Readership

Materials scientists, mechanical engineers, structural and civil engineers, production scientists. Anyone with an invested interest in adhesion at a production or idustrial level.

Details

No. of pages:
512
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080460598
Print ISBN:
9780080447087
Print ISBN:
9780080974347

About the author

Phillipe Cognard

Affiliations and Expertise

Versailles, France