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  • Food Contact Polymers 2009by Rapra Technology

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2009; US$ 180.00

    Smithers Rapra's second Food Contact Polymers conference was a forum to discuss the latest research and developments in food contact grades of materials in compliance with harmonised Eurpoean legislation, national standards and market demands. The worldwide food contact polymers market has seen enormous change in recent years, a trend in part due... more...

  • Nanopolymers 2008by Rapra Technology

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2008; US$ 180.00

    Nanopolymers 2008 was designed to bring attendees up to date with the latest developments in this fast-evolving field. Nanopolymer technology continues to grow at an alarming rate. Nanotechnology is transforming the transport, energy, packaging, healthcare and construction sectors by offering improved properties from lighter weight materials, through... more...

  • Smart Polymer Systems 2010by iSmithers Rapra

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2010; US$ 165.00

    Smart Polymer Systems 2010 was iSmithers' inaugural international conference on stimuli responsive polymers. These material systems repeatedly dramatically react to small changes in their external environment in a predictable manner.With an immensely wide range of potential applications; biomembranes, intelligent textiles, tissue engineering and... more...

  • Smart Nanomaterials for Sensor Applicationby Songjun Li; Yi Ge; He Li

    Bentham Science Publishers 2012; US$ 34.00

    Recent concerns about environmental exposure to both biological and chemical agents have been critical to the development of new sensor and detector technologies. New materials are being developed to meet the challenges ahead. Smart nanomaterials appear to be a key solution to these challenges. This e-book summarizes current progress in sensor applications... more...

  • Blowing Agents and Foaming Processes 2012by Smithers Rapra

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2012; US$ 165.00

    These proceedings contain all the presentations from this conference which is now in its fourteenth consecutive year. As the only conference tailored to the specific needs of the polymeric foam industry, this event provided a forum for speakers to showcase new materials and processing technologies that will improve current application performance and... more...

  • High Performance Elastomers and Polymers for Oil and Gas Applications 2012by Smithers Rapra

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2012; US$ 165.00

    Political pressures and environmental concerns have made new oil deposits more difficult and expensive to find in recent years. In response to a decreasing supply of oil, the extraction of oil from new and mature reserves has called for high performance materials with more and more extreme service temperature ranges, increased resistance to harsh oils... more...

  • Silicone Elastomers 2011by iSmithers

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2011; US$ 165.00

    Silicone elastomers have a unique combination of properties not found with organic elastomers, such as stability over a very wide temperature range, good electrical properties and environmental resistance, no smell or taste, high biocompatibility, low softness without plasticizers, and high colourability and transparency. Despite their relatively high... more...

  • Nanopolymers 2011by iSmithers

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2011; US$ 165.00

    These proceedings cover all the presentations from iSmithers' third Nanopolymers conference. All aspects of this fascinating and rapidly developing field were discussed, which is already beginning to impact on polymer users and researchers in most industry sectors. The conference updated producers and users involved in polymers, both for components... more...

  • Selected Papers From The 2nd International Textile Clothing & Design Conference, Dubrovnik, Croatiaby Zvonko Dragcevic

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 199.00

    ?Those who seek paradise on Earth should come to Dubrovnik and see Dubrovnik? (Bernard Shaw) The Faculty of Textile Technology, University of Zagreb, (Croatia), organised the 2nd International Textile Clothing & Design Conference ?Magic World of Textiles?, in the International Centre of Croatian Studies, in Dubrovnik (see Plate 1), from 3 to 6 October... more...

  • Brick Watchingby Edmund W. Jupp

    Intellect Books Ltd 2003; US$ 12.00

    The aim of the Watching series is to draw attention to some of the very interesting items around us, things that perhaps we don't notice as much as we might. The first was Bridge Watching, and when this was put ''on the Net'' it produced, to the surprise of the author, such a pleasant flood of e-mail that another was written, called Water Watching.... more...