2013, VIII, 292 p. 178 illus., 63 illus. in color.
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This book deals with the very hot topic of very cold (cryogenic) temperatures
Used for new developments in space, superconducting magnets and electronic techniques
Written by international experts in the field
Kalia and Fu's novel monograph covers cryogenic treatment, properties and applications of cryo-treated polymer materials. Written by numerous international experts, the twelve chapters in this book offer the reader a comprehensive picture of the latest findings and developments, as well as an outlook on the field. Cryogenic technology has seen remarkable progress in the past few years and especially cryogenic properties of polymers are attracting attention through new breakthroughs in space, superconducting, magnetic and electronic techniques. This book is a valuable resource for researchers, educators, engineers and graduate students in the field and at technical institutions.
Content Level »Research
Keywords »Composites - Cryogenic applications - Cryogenic processing - Cryogenic properties - Cryogenic properties of polymers - Cryogenic treated polymers - Cryogenic treatment of materials - Polymer based dielectrics under cryogenic conditions - X-ray diffraction