TITLE

Simulation and theory of the swelling of athermal gels

AUTHOR(S)
Escobedo, Fernando A.; de Pablo, Juan J.
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Journal of Chemical Physics;1/8/1997, Vol. 106 Issue 2, p793
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents results of Monte Carlo simulations for the equilibrium swelling of athermal polymeric gels. Factors that lead to higher solvent holdups by the gel; Exhibition of strand lengths that range from small to moderate by the networks; Use of a simple mean-field theory to describe the swelling of athermal networks.
ACCESSION #
4163204

 

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