Polymers, Paperback


Polymers are the archetypal modern materials, used in every aspect of everyday life.

This Primer gives a thorough introduction to Polymer Chemistry, ranging from a historical perspective, through the development of high-tonnage materials earlier in the twentieth century, to modern high-performance materials that have a range of useful additional properties.

The authors have long experience in the teaching of polymer science to undergraduates, and also experience in the polymer industry.

A feature of this Primer is a discussion of practical industrial aspects in the technology of these materials.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 158 pages, numerous line illustrations
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
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  • Category: Polymer chemistry
  • ISBN: 9780198503897


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