Chapter 4. Computational Polymer Processing

  1. Dr. Purushottam D. Gujrati2,3 and
  2. Dr. Arkadii I. Leonov4
  1. Evan Mitsoulis

Published Online: 16 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527630257.ch4

Modeling and Simulation in Polymers

Modeling and Simulation in Polymers

How to Cite

Mitsoulis, E. (2010) Computational Polymer Processing, in Modeling and Simulation in Polymers (eds P. D. Gujrati and A. I. Leonov), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527630257.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    The University of Akron, Department of Polymer Science, 302 Buchtel Common, Akron, OH 44325-3909, USA

  2. 3

    The University of Akron, The Departments of Physics and Polymer Science, Akron, OH 44325, USA

  3. 4

    The University of Akron, Department of Polymer Engineering, Polymer Engineering Academic Center, Akron, OH 44325-0301, USA

Author Information

  1. National Technical University of Athens, School of Mining Engineering & Metallurgy, Zografou, 157 80 Athens, Greece

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 21 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527324156

Online ISBN: 9783527630257

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Keywords:

  • coextrusion;
  • extruder channel;
  • extrudate swell;
  • fiber spinning;
  • lubrication approximation;
  • shear-thinning

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Mathematical Modeling

  • Method of Solution

  • Polymer Processing Flows

  • Conclusions

  • Current Trends and Future Challenges

  • References