6. Rheology of Wood–Plastics Composites

  1. Marianna Kontopoulou
  1. Tieqi Li

Published Online: 7 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118140611.ch6

Applied Polymer Rheology: Polymeric Fluids with Industrial Applications

Applied Polymer Rheology: Polymeric Fluids with Industrial Applications

How to Cite

Li, T. (2011) Rheology of Wood–Plastics Composites, in Applied Polymer Rheology: Polymeric Fluids with Industrial Applications (ed M. Kontopoulou), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118140611.ch6

Editor Information

  1. Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Author Information

  1. Nova Chemicals Corporation, Calgary, AB, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470416709

Online ISBN: 9781118140611

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Keywords:

  • wood–plastics composite rheology;
  • capillary rheometry;
  • frequency sweep, step strain tests

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Capillary Rheometry of Wood-Plastics Composites

  • Linear Viscoelasticity Measurements and Step Rate Tests

  • Nonlinear Rheology of the Wood-Plastics Melts

  • Summary and Outlook

  • References

  • Appendix 6. A Stress Growth Predictions Using K-BKZ Constitutive Equation and Linear Viscoelasticity Theory