NMR of Polymers

NMR of Polymers

1st Edition - October 22, 1996

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  • Authors: Frank Bovey, Peter Mirau
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780121197650
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080537580

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NMR has made important contributions to our understanding of structure–property relationships in polymers. This book provides an up-to-date and comprehensive overview of the fundamentals of NMR, with applications of multidimensional NMR and the new solution and solid-state methods in polymer science. NMR of Polymers is written by leading authorities for graduate students and professionals in academia and industry.

Key Features

  • Provides comprehensive overview of NMR in Polymer Science
  • Covers multidimensional NMR
  • Includes new solution and solid state methods
  • Addresses chain conformation and dynamics


Researchers and graduate students in polymer science and NMR spectroscopy, as well as biochemistry and biophysics

Table of Contents

  • Fundamentals of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
    Nuclear Spin and the NMR Phenomenon
    Detection of the Resonance Phenomenon
    Nuclear Relaxation. Magnetic Shielding and the Chemical Shift
    Indirect Coupling of Nuclear Spins
    Rate Phenomena: Averaging of Chemical Shifts and JCouplings
    Experimental Methods
    The Microstructure of Polymer Chains
    Introduction. Polymer Microstructure
    Configurational Statistics and Propagation Mechanism
    Propagation Errors
    The Solution Characterization of Polymers
    Introduction. Resonances Assignments
    Microstructural Characterization of Polymers in Solution
    The Solution Structure of Polymers
    The Solid-State NMR of Polymers
    Introduction. Chain Conformation in the Solid State
    The Organization of Polymers in the Solid-State
    NMR Imaging of Polymers
    The Dynamics of Macromolecules
    Introduction. Polymer Dynamics in Solution
    Polymer Dynamics in the Solid State

Product details

  • No. of pages: 459
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 1996
  • Published: October 22, 1996
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780121197650
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080537580

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Frank Bovey

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AT&T Bell Laboratories

Peter Mirau

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