The Use of Dynamic Differential Calorimetry for Ascertaining the Thermal Stability of Polymers

  • Stuart M. Ellerstein


The use of thermal analytical methods for the study of the thermal stability (and/or the thermal oxidative stability) of high polymeric materials has enjoyed increasing popularity. Traditionally, thermogravimetric analysis (TGA) or differential thermal analysis (DTA) have been used either separately or in complementary studies1–3.


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© Plenum Press 1968

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stuart M. Ellerstein
    • 1
  1. 1.Thiokol Chemical CorporationTrentonUSA

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