Handbook of adhesives and sealants [E-Book] / series editor, Philippe Cognard.
Cognard, Philippe.
1st ed.
Amsterdam ; San Diego, CA : Elsevier, 2006-
1 online resource : ill.
9780080447087 (electronic bk. : v. 2)
0080447082 (electronic bk. : v. 2)
0080445543 (electronic bk. : v. 1)
9780080445540 (electronic bk. : v. 1)
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Contributions from more than 60 authors, each a well-known specialist in their field, have been co-ordinated to produce the most comprehensive Handbook of Adhesives and Sealants ever published. The handbook will be published as 8 volumes, over a period of 4 years and will contain over 2800 pages, rich with case studies, industrial applications and the latest research. It is a work in progress, enabling the latest new and important applications to be included as they happen. Volume 2 of Elseviers Handbook of Adhesives & Sealants Series, General knowledge, application of adhesives & new curing techniques, covers the mechanisms of adhesion, its application, and drying and curing techniques. The volume is divided in to the following sections: Theory of adhesion, Metering and dispensing, Design and calculation of bonded joints, Heat stable adhesives, UV curing, Flexible bonding and sealants. Each contributing author is a scientist, practitioner, engineer, or chemist with an abundance of practical experience in their respective field, making this text an authoritative reference source for any materials scientist or engineer, whether in academia or industry.