Renewable Polymers: Synthesis, Processing, and Technology
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Editor(s): Vikas Mittal
Published Online: 16 NOV 2011 08:56AM EST
Print ISBN: 9780470938775
Online ISBN: 9781118217689
About the Author
Vikas Mittal is an Assistant Professor at the Chemical Engineering Department of The Petroleum Institute, Abu Dhabi. He obtained his PhD in 2006 in Polymer and Materials Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich. He then worked as a materials scientist in Active and Intelligent Coatings section of SunChemical in London, UK and as a polymer engineer at BASF Polymer Research in Ludwigshafen, Germany. His research interests include polymer nanocomposites, novel filler surface modifications, thermal stability enhancements, and polymer latexes with functionalized surfaces.