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By Gary Patterson Carnegie Mellon University

ISBN-10: 3642216366

ISBN-13: 9783642216367

Polymer technological know-how is now an lively and thriving neighborhood of scientists, engineers and technologists, yet there has been a time, no longer goodbye in the past, while there has been no such group. The prehistory of polymer technological know-how is helping to supply key insights into present matters and old difficulties. the tale should be divided into an old interval ( from Greek instances to the production of the molecular consensus), a nascent interval (from Dalton to Kekule to van’t Hoff) and a interval of paradigm formation and controversy (from Staudinger to Mark to Carothers). The prehistory concludes with an account of the epochal 1935 dialogue of the Faraday Society on “Polymerization”. After this assembly an energetic neighborhood engaged in attempting to resolve the valuable difficulties outlined through the discussions.

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