By Lieng-Huang Lee (auth.), Lieng-Huang Lee (eds.)

ISBN-10: 1461582016

ISBN-13: 9781461582014

ISBN-10: 1461582032

ISBN-13: 9781461582038

The first ACS Adhesion Symposium was once held in Washington, D.C., September 1971. throughout the 4 years in view that that assembly, a lot curiosity in adhesion has been generated between six divisions of the yankee Chemical Society. Then, in 1974, the Macromolecular Secretariat appointed me to paintings heavily with the six consultation chairmen in organizing this Symposium on technological know-how and expertise of Adhesion. take into account that, the good fortune of the Symposium which happened among April 7 and 10, 1975 in Philadelphia, Pa., is because of their very good cooperation and the enthusiastic reaction of con­ tributors. As initially deliberate, every one department was once chargeable for one consultation, and lots of the papers, together with numerous overdue con­ tributions, are released in those volumes of lawsuits. throughout the Symposium, we held a ceremonial dinner in honor of Professor Herman Mark in get together of his 80th birthday. His Plenary Lecture and the Symposium tackle through Professor Murray Goodman are released in complete first and foremost of the 1st quantity. I thank Professors Mark and Goodman for his or her first-class displays in this memorable occasion.

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Mark brought many new people and ideas to the study of polymers. As a show of affection, one of his perceptive new colleagues, Isadore Fankuchert, dubbed him the Geheimrat. Never has such a formidable title been altered to fit the man. Usually Geheimrats were formal and distant people. Our Geheimrat is warm, open, and above all, reachable. The Geheimrat was once asked how he was able to attract so many outstanding polymer scientists to the Polymer Research Institute. His response was typical of his basic approach to the academic profession.

It appears that any polymer can be foamed with the aid of volatile solvents or of blowing agents as long as it is above its glass point; cell size and cell size distribution are important factors for the behavior of the foam, its modulus, resistance and toughness. Po1ystyrene--rubber--and polyurethane foams are most widely used; if resistance against ignition and flame spread is important f1uoro- or ch10ro-e1astomers are employed. The most advanced technology is the foaming of po1yphosphazenes which is being pioneered in the USA and Japan.

In fact, it is an essential component of the process of going from the first to the second of the two steps discussed above. It involves activating a mechanism by which enlistment in the task force studying adhesion can be greatly improved in quantity and quality. This mechanism is needed because there is an important class of brilliant scientists and engineers who are currently showing a very noteworthy apathy towards the problems of adhesion. These are found among the research scientists in academia.

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