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Polymer Mechanics

, Volume 10, Issue 5, pp 800–802 | Cite as

Theoretical calculation of the thermal expansion of the polyethylene crystal

  • K. N. Kan
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Abstract

Temperature dependences of the polyethylene crystal lattice parameters, in good agreement with the experimental data, are calculated on the basis of an expression for the intermolecular gap using molecular characteristics taken from literature sources.

Keywords

Experimental Data Polyethylene Thermal Expansion Crystal Lattice Theoretical Calculation 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1976

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  • K. N. Kan

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