Service Life Prediction of Exterior Plastics

Vision for the Future

Editors: White, Christopher C., Martin, Jon, Chapin, J. Thomas (Eds.)

  • Examines numerous consensus standards that affect commercial products allowing readers to see the future of standards related to service life prediction
  • Provides scientific foundation for latest commercially viable instruments
  • Presents groundbreaking research including the blueprint of a new test method that will significantly shorten the service life prediction process time
  • Covers two of the latest verified predictive models, which demonstrate realized-potential to transform the field
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About this book

This book defines the current state-of-the-art for predicting the lifetime of plastics exposed to weather and outlines the future research needed to advance this important field of study. Coverage includes progress in developing new science and test methods to determine how materials respond to weather exposure. This book is ideal for researchers and professionals working in the field of service life prediction.

This book also:

Examines numerous consensus standards that affect commercial products allowing readers to see the future of standards related to service life prediction

Provides scientific foundation for latest commercially viable instruments

Presents groundbreaking research including the blueprint of a new test method that will significantly shorten the service life prediction process time

Covers two of the latest verified predictive models, which demonstrate realized-potential to transform the field

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  • Predicting Elevated Temperature Ratings of Polymeric Materials

    Navarro, Noé P.

    Pages 1-19

  • Laboratory-Based Predictions of Weathering in Outdoor Environments over the Entire Degradation Pathway

    White, Kenneth M. (et al.)

    Pages 21-40

  • Hydrolysis Kinetics and Lifetime Prediction for Polycarbonate and Polyesters in Solar Energy Applications

    Pickett, James E.

    Pages 41-58

  • A Kinetic Model for Predicting Polymeric Neutron Shieldings Lifetime

    Nizeyimana, F. (et al.)

    Pages 59-70

  • How Can We Effectively Use Accelerated Methods to Predict the Decorative Properties of PVDF-Based Coatings?: A Practical Approach

    Wood, Kurt A.

    Pages 71-85

Buy this book

eBook $199.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-06034-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $259.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-06033-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $259.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: October 28, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-319-34308-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Service Life Prediction of Exterior Plastics
Book Subtitle
Vision for the Future
Editors
  • Christopher C. White
  • Jon Martin
  • J. Thomas Chapin
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-06034-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-06034-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-06033-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-34308-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 252
Number of Illustrations and Tables
71 b/w illustrations, 80 illustrations in colour
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