Porous polymers

Michael S. Silverstein (Editor), Neil R. Cameron (Editor), Marc A. Hillmyer (Editor)

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This book gathers the various aspects of the porous polymer field into one volume. It not only presents a fundamental description of the field, but also describes the state of the art for such materials and provides a glimpse into the future. Emphasizing a different aspect of the ongoing research and development in porous polymers, the book is divided into three sections: Synthesis, Characterization, and Applications. The first part of each chapter presents the basic scientific and engineering principles underlying the topic, while the second part presents the state of the art results based on those principles. In this fashion, the book connects and integrates topics from seemingly disparate fields, each of which embodies different aspects inherent in the diverse field of porous polymeric materials.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationHoboken, New Jersey
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons
Number of pages454
ISBN (Print)9780470390849
Publication statusPublished - 25 Jan 2011
Externally publishedYes

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