Accession Number : ADA952741

Title :   A Rapid Molecular Weight Determination for Linear Polyethylene.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : PRINCETON UNIV N J FRICK CHEMICAL LAB

Personal Author(s) : Tobolsky,A. V. ; Eisenberg,A. ; Katz,D.

Report Date : 12 JUL 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The molecular weight of polymers of over 100,000 can be determined by using the 10 second Gehman Modulus at 150 C. This method is not absolute but is both rapid and convenient. Experiments were conducted on linear polyethylene. (Author-PL).

Descriptors :   *Ethylenes, *Measurement, *Molecular weight, Polymers, Determination, Elastic properties, Physical properties, Shear stresses, Tensile properties, Test methods, Viscosity

Subject Categories : Polymer Chemistry
      Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE