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Handbook of Chitin and Chitosan : Volume 1: Preparation and Properties, Paperback / softback Book

Description

The Handbook of Chitin and Chitosan: Preparation and Properties, Volume One, is a must-read for polymer chemists, physicists and engineers interested in the development of ecofriendly micro and nanostructured functional materials based on chitin and their various applications.

The book addresses the entirety of working with these materials, from their isolation, preparation and properties, through composites, nanomaterials, manufacturing and characterizations.

This is the first of three volumes in a series that contains the latest on the major applications of chitin and chitosan based IPN's, blends, gels, composites and nanocomposites, including environmental remediation, biomedical applications and smart material applications.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 506 pages, Approx. 250 illustrations; Illustrations, unspecified
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Organic chemistry
  • ISBN: 9780128179703