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Imaging Technology, 3. Imaging in Graphic Arts

  1. Johan Verelst1,
  2. Werner Frass2,
  3. Thomas Telser3,
  4. Horst Hoffmann3,
  5. Bernd Bronstert3,
  6. Karl-August Springstein4,
  7. Rod Potts1

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o13_o09

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Verelst, J., Frass, W., Telser, T., Hoffmann, H., Bronstert, B., Springstein, K.-A. and Potts, R. 2011. Imaging Technology, 3. Imaging in Graphic Arts. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Agfa-Gevaert N.V., Mortsel (Antwerpen), Belgium

  2. 2

    Hoechst Aktiengesellschaft, Werk Kalle-Albert, Wiesbaden, Federal Republic of Germany

  3. 3

    BASF Aktiengesellschaft, Ludwigshafen, Federal Republic of Germany

  4. 4

    Hamburg, Federal Republic of Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

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Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Graphic Arts Photography
1.1.Classes of Photomaterials Used in Prepress Production
1.2.Flow Scheme of Graphic Prepress Process
2.Basics of the Use of Light-Sensitive Nonsilver Materials in the Graphic Arts
2.1.Application
2.2.Chemical Fundamentals
2.2.1.Photosolubilising Systems
2.2.2.Photoinsolubilizing (Photocuring) Systems
2.2.3.Photophysical Principles of Image Generation
3.Color Proofing
3.1.Basics
3.2.Applications
3.3.Overlay Systems
3.4.Single-Sheet Systems
3.4.1.Precolored Systems
3.4.2.Systems With Colors Generated During Processing
3.5.Digital Proofing
4.Platemaking
4.1.Lithography (Planographic Printing, Offset)
4.1.1.Substrates
4.1.2.Coating and Further Processing
4.1.3.Processing of Presensitized Plates
4.2.Letterpress and Flexography
4.2.1.Structure of Photopolymeric Letterpress and Flexographic Plates
4.2.2.Production and Requirements of Photopolymer Letterpress and Flexographic Plates
4.2.3.Chemistry of Photopolymer Relief Printing Plates
4.2.4.Future Developments
4.3.Gravure Printing
4.3.1.Conventional Method of Gravure Platemaking
4.3.2.Electromechanical Gravure Platemaking
4.3.3.Electron-Beam and Laser Gravure
4.4.Screen Printing
4.4.1.The Screen
4.4.2.The Stencil

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