A calorimetric study of changes in crystalline polymers and their blends under the simultaneous action of high pressures and shear strains

  • Zhorin V
  • Godovskii Y
  • Yenikolopyan N
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Abstract

The changes in crystalline polymers, caused by simultaneous action of high pressures and shear strains, have been studied by differential scanning calorimetry. Polymer treatments were performed at room temperature and 5-60 kbars pressure. HDPE, LDPE, PP, PEO polycaproamide, PETPh, polybutylene terephthate, polyurethane and some blends of these polymers were studied. A new peak was found in the thermograms of polymers which have a glass transition point below room temperature. It was shown that the crystallinity of some polymers may be increased as a result of high pressure treatment. © 1983.

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  • V. A. Zhorin

  • Yu K. Godovskii

  • N. S. Yenikolopyan

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