Dictionary of Chemistry

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A comprehensive reference providing reliable access to the modern terminology of chemical substances and materials, laboratory equipment and other chemical apparatuses, processes and methods, chemical engineering, and transdisciplinary technical terms from the areas of physics, mathematics, crystallography, metallurgy, medicine, biology, genetics, molecular biology, environmental science, energy technology, and petrography. The author supplements entries with explanations, word combinations, synonyms, and other useful information, and also indicates obsolete expressions and modern standardized terms. An essential aid for translators and others in the scientific community working from the English to the German. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780895735263
  • Publisher: V C H Publishers, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 1/1/1992
  • Series: PARAT
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 1546

Table of Contents


Synthesis, Structure and Properties (A. Greiner, et al.).

Defects and Textures in Nematic Main-Chain Liquid Crystalline Polymers (C. Noel).


Molecular Engineering of Side Chain Liquid Crystalline Polymers by Living Polymerizations (C. Pugh & A. Kiste).

Behavior and Properties of Side Group Thermotropic Liquid Crystal Polymers (J. Dubois, et al.).

Physical Properties of Liquid Crystalline Elastomers (H. Brand & H. Finkelmann).


Amphotropic Liquid Crystals (D. Blunk, et al.).

Lyotopic Surfactant Liquid Crystals (C. Fairhurst, et al.).

Living Systems (S. Hoffmann).

Cellulosic Liquid Crystals (P. Zugenmaier).

Index Volumes 1 - 3.

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