If you are experiencing problems downloading PDF or HTML fulltext, our helpdesk recommend clearing your browser cache and trying again. If you need help in clearing your cache, please click here . Still need help? Email help@ingentaconnect.com

In Situ Spectroscopic Study of Microwave Polymerization

$29.00 plus tax (Refund Policy)

Buy Article:

Abstract:

Microwaves provide a commercially advantageous method of rapidly curing polymeric samples. Curing times of several hours with traditional ovens are easily reduced to several minutes by microwave curing. Many commonly used sample monitoring probes (e.g., thermocouples) contain metallic elements that are incompatible with microwave processing. Such accelerated polymer processing via rapid microwave heating would benefit from rapid in situ monitoring techniques using optical spectroscopy.

Keywords: Chemometrics; Fiber optic spectroscopy; Microwave polymerization; Raman spectroscopy

Document Type: Short Communication

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1366/0003702953963535

Affiliations: Department of Chemistry, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208

Publication date: March 1, 1995

More about this publication?
Related content

Tools

Favourites

Share Content

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
ingentaconnect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more