7. Block Copolymers in External Fields: Rheology, Flow-Induced Phenomena, and Applications

  1. Marianna Kontopoulou
  1. Michel Cloitre1 and
  2. Dimitris Vlassopoulos2,3

Published Online: 7 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118140611.ch7

Applied Polymer Rheology: Polymeric Fluids with Industrial Applications

Applied Polymer Rheology: Polymeric Fluids with Industrial Applications

How to Cite

Cloitre, M. and Vlassopoulos, D. (2011) Block Copolymers in External Fields: Rheology, Flow-Induced Phenomena, and Applications, in Applied Polymer Rheology: Polymeric Fluids with Industrial Applications (ed M. Kontopoulou), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118140611.ch7

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    ESPCI ParisTech, Matière Molle et Chimie, Paris, France

  2. 2

    FORTH, Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser, Heraklion, Crete, Greece

  3. 3

    University of Crete, Department of Materials Science and Technology, Heraklion, Crete, Greece

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:

  • block copolymers, external fields;
  • rheology, flow-induced phenomena;
  • temperature gradients, or electric fields

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Thermodynamics of Block Copolymers

  • Rheology as Diagnostic Tool: Linear Viscoelasticity

  • Flow-Induced Phenomena

  • Closing Remarks and Outlook

  • References