12. Scanning Calorimetry

  1. Prof. Dr. Krzysztof Matyjaszewski3,
  2. Prof. Dr. Yves Gnanou4 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Ludwik Leibler5,6
  1. René Androsch1 and
  2. Bernhard Wunderlich2

Published Online: 23 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch44

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

How to Cite

Androsch, R. and Wunderlich, B. (2007) Scanning Calorimetry, in Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications (eds K. Matyjaszewski, Y. Gnanou and L. Leibler), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch44

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Chemistry, 4400 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

  2. 4

    Université Bordeaux 1, Laboratoire de Chimie des Polymères Organiques, ENSCPB, 16 avenue Pey-Berland, 33607 Pessac, France

  3. 5

    Matière Molle et Chimie, UMR 167 CNRS, ESPCI, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75005 Paris, France

  4. 6

    UMR 167 CNRS-ESPCI École Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielles, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France

Author Information

  1. 1

    Martin Luther University, Halle-Wittenberg, Institute of Materials Science, 06099 Halle, Germany

  2. 2

    University of Tennessee, Department of Chemistry, 200 Baltusrol Road, Knoxville, TN 37992-3707, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527314461

Online ISBN: 9783527631421

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Keywords:

  • scanning calorimetry;
  • heat capacity;
  • thermodynamic functions;
  • semicrystalline polymers;
  • advances in thermal polymer analysis;
  • experimental tools

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Heat Capacity and Thermodynamic Functions of State

  • Measurement of the Heat Capacity and Separation of Thermal Events by Temperature-modulated DSC

  • Contributions to the Apparent Heat Capacity of Semicrystalline Polymers

  • Recent Advances in Thermal Analysis of Polymers

  • Experimental Tools for Further Thermal Analysis of Polymers

  • References