A computer-based methodology for matching polymer structures with required properties
Article first published online: 9 MAR 2003
Copyright © 1985 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Journal of Applied Polymer Science
Volume 30, Issue 12, pages 4609–4617, December 1985
How to Cite
Derringer, G. C. and Markham, R. L. (1985), A computer-based methodology for matching polymer structures with required properties. J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 30: 4609–4617. doi: 10.1002/app.1985.070301208
- Issue published online: 9 MAR 2003
- Article first published online: 9 MAR 2003
- Manuscript Accepted: 5 MAR 1985
- Manuscript Received: 17 DEC 1983
A methodology is presented in which a computer generates polymer structures and estimates their properties using empirical relationships. An optimization method is then employed to select the candidate polymers which best comply with a set of property specifications.