The characterization of polymer deformation by rheo-optical Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy.

In: Makromolekulare Chemie, Macromolecular Symposia, Jg. 53 (1992) ; Polym. 91: Int. Symp. Polym. Mater.--Prep., Charact. Prop., 1991, S. 89-103
ISSN: 0258-0322
Zeitschriftenaufsatz / Fach: Chemie
The title technique may be used to make simultaneous vibrational spectroscopic and mech. measurements during polymer deformations; strain-induced crystn. can be measured using this technique. The technique is illustrated for a polyurethane and poly(ethylene terephthalate).