Radiation effects on polymer blends

J.G.M. Gisbergen, van

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    A review with 49 refs. on the use of irradn. of immiscible blends to control morphol. and mech. properties by inducing a desired amt. of crosslinking or chain scission in 1 of the 2 phases and(or) to induce reactions at the interface is presented. The effects of radiation on 2 major classes of blends, i.e., a crosslinkable dispersed phase with an inert matrix and a crosslinkable dispersed phase with a degrading matrix, are discussed concerning the effects of radiation on the control of morphol. during different processing conditions on obtaining improved properties.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationRadiation processing of polymers
    EditorsA. Singh, J. Silverman
    Place of PublicationMunich
    PublisherHanser Publishers
    ISBN (Print)3-446-15784-0
    Publication statusPublished - 1992

    Publication series

    NameProgress in polymer processing series
    ISSN (Print)0942-0444


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