Polymer Physics

A Molecular Approach

  • Wenbing Hu

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
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    Pages 1-9
  3. Chain Structure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
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      Pages 13-32
  4. Chain Motion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
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      Pages 77-91
    3. Wenbing Hu
      Pages 93-125
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      Pages 127-144
  5. Chain Assembly

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 145-145
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      Pages 167-185
    3. Wenbing Hu
      Pages 187-221
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 241-245

About this book


A molecular view on the fundamental issues in polymer physics is provided with an aim at students in chemistry, chemical engineering, condensed matter physics and material science courses. An updated translation by the author, a renowned Chinese chemist, it has been proven to be an effective source of learning for many years. Up-to-date developments are reflected throughout the work in this concise presentation of the topic. The author aims at presenting the subject in an efficient manner, which makes this particularly suitable for teaching polymer physics in settings where time is limited, without having to sacrifice the extensive scope that this topic demands.


elasticity polymer chains polymer physics polymer blocks thermodynamics of polymers

Authors and affiliations

  • Wenbing Hu
    • 1
  1. 1.Tang Zhong Ying Building C610, Polymer Science and EngineeringNanjing UniversityNanjingChina, People's Republic

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