Polymer Engineering & Science

Cover image for Vol. 54 Issue 5

May 2014

Volume 54, Issue 5

Pages 985–1229

  1. Articles

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    2. Articles
    1. Observation and understanding of the tear mechanism of polyethylene blown films at variable loading angles (pages 1038–1046)

      Byoung-Ho Choi, Rajen Patel, A. Willem deGroot, Mehmet Demirors, Lizhi Liu, Kenneth Anderson and Sungsoo Na

      Version of Record online: 5 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23646

    2. Morphology and mechanical properties of nanostructured acrylic tri-block-copolymer modified epoxy (pages 1047–1055)

      Mohammad T. Bashar, Uttandaraman Sundararaj and Pierre Mertiny

      Version of Record online: 5 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23648

    3. Rheological properties of bitumen modified with ethylene butylacrylate glycidylmethacrylate (pages 1056–1065)

      Vesna Ocelić Bulatović, Vesna Rek and Josipa Marković

      Version of Record online: 5 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23649

    4. Characterization and gas permeation properties of UV-cured fluorine-containing telechelic polyimide membranes with a crosslinker (pages 1089–1099)

      Ryohei Shindo, Satoshi Amanuma, Kenta Kojima, Shuichi Sato, Shinji Kanehashi and Kazukiyo Nagai

      Version of Record online: 5 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23653

    5. Constant-temperature embossing of supercooled polymer films (pages 1100–1112)

      Ramasubramani Kuduva Raman Thanumoorthy, Byung H. Kim and Donggang Yao

      Version of Record online: 5 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23654

    6. Morphology and properties of renewable poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) blends with thermoplastic polyurethane (pages 1113–1119)

      Shichao Wang, Hengxue Xiang, Renlin Wang, Cheng Peng, Zhe Zhou and Meifang Zhu

      Version of Record online: 8 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23655

    7. Multiwall carbon nanotubes filled polypropylene nanocomposites: Rheological and electrical properties (pages 1134–1143)

      Achmad Chafidz, Mujtahid Kaavessina, Saeed Al-Zahrani and Ilias Ali

      Version of Record online: 24 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23647

    8. Evidence of two mobile amorphous phases in semicrystalline polylactide observed from calorimetric investigations (pages 1144–1150)

      Nicolas Delpouve, Mickael Arnoult, Allisson Saiter, Eric Dargent and Jean-Marc Saiter

      Version of Record online: 25 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23657

    9. Synthesis of polystyrene modified with fluorine atoms: Monomer reactivity ratios and thermal behavior (pages 1170–1181)

      Malgorzata Wiacek, Sebastian Jurczyk, Malgorzata Kurcok, Henryk Janeczek and Ewa Schab-Balcerzak

      Version of Record online: 30 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23627

    10. Physical and surface properties of polyurethane hydrogels in relation with their chemical structure (pages 1182–1191)

      Ahmet Sirkecioglu, H. Burcu Mutlu, Cansu Citak, Asuman Koc and F. Seniha Güner

      Version of Record online: 30 JUL 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23640

    11. Improving thermal and flame-retardant properties of epoxy resins by a novel reactive phosphorous-containing curing agent (pages 1192–1200)

      Cong Xie, Birong Zeng, Hui Gao, Yiting Xu, Weiang Luo, Xinyu Liu and Lizong Dai

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23642

    12. Bubble nucleation in nonpressurized polymer foaming systems (pages 1201–1210)

      Maryam Emami, Michael R. Thompson and John Vlachopoulos

      Version of Record online: 6 SEP 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23658

    13. Properties of polyethersulfone ultrafiltration membranes modified with polyethylene glycols (pages 1211–1221)

      Mercedes L. Méndez, Analía I. Romero, Verónica B. Rajal, Elza F. Castro, José I. Calvo, Laura Palacio and Antonio Hernández

      Version of Record online: 11 SEP 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23637

    14. Production of core-shell polymer particles-containing cardanol by semibatch combined suspension/emulsion polymerization (pages 1222–1229)

      Marina D. Besteti, Fernando G. Souza Jr., Denise M.G. Freire and José Carlos Pinto

      Version of Record online: 12 SEP 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/pen.23660