Accession Number : AD0665308

Title :   VISCOSITY AS A FUNCTION OF SHEAR RATE.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : PRINCETON UNIV N J FRICK CHEMICAL LAB

Personal Author(s) : Tobolsky,Arthur V. ; Chapoy,L. Lawrence ; Hopkins,I. L.

Report Date : JAN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A paper is presented in which polymer viscosity is derived as a function of rate of shear. The basic idea introduced is that the polymer attains a limiting strain in the melt viscosity instrument. This limiting strain is perhaps a breaking strain. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*POLYMERS, VISCOSITY), SHEAR STRESSES, STRAIN(MECHANICS), RELAXATION TIME, FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE