8. Long-Chain Branching of Polymer Resins

  1. Keizo Makuuchi1 and
  2. Song Cheng2

Published Online: 14 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118162798.ch8

Radiation Processing of Polymer Materials and its Industrial Applications

Radiation Processing of Polymer Materials and its Industrial Applications

How to Cite

Makuuchi, K. and Cheng, S. (2012) Long-Chain Branching of Polymer Resins, in Radiation Processing of Polymer Materials and its Industrial Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118162798.ch8

Author Information

  1. 1

    EB System Corporation, Japan

  2. 2

    Song Cheng International, LLC, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 6 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470587690

Online ISBN: 9781118162798

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Keywords:

  • long-chain branching of polymer resins, efficiency on PP;
  • long-chain branching and rheological changes;
  • extrusion coating, HMS PP with long-chain branching

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Radiation Chemistry of Branching

  • Effects on Rheology

  • Processability Implications

  • Application Examples

  • References