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Polyamides and Polyimides

  • K. J. Saunders

Abstract

For the purposes of this chapter, polyamides are defined as polymers which contain recurring amide groups (-CO-NH-) in the main polymer chain. Various types of polyamides fall within this definition.

Keywords

Adipic Acid Azelaic Acid Sebacic Acid Amic Acid Aromatic Polyamide 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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© K. J. Saunders 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. J. Saunders
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Applied Chemical and Biological SciencesRyerson Polytechnical InstituteTorontoCanada

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