Analyses of dynamic rheological behavior of polymer melt based on novel experimental equipment and procedures

  • Liu Yuejun
  • Qu Jinping
  • Cao Xianwu
  • Shi Pu


By introducing a vibrating, force field into the extrusion process of polymer melt, an experimental equipment of constant velocity type dynamic rheometer of capillary (CVDRC) was designed. A set of experimental procedures was established, by which the dynamic rheological parameters of polymer can be acquired, and a set of data management methods to undergo time-domain or frequency-domain analysis was set up for dynamic rheological data of polymer melt. Meantime, the characterization formula of polymer melt’s rheological behavior in a vibrating force field was set up. The instantaneous value of capillary entry pressure, capillary volume flow rate and their phase difference were measured and analyzed, and the melt apparent viscosity, which describes the rheological behavior of polymer melt in a vibrating force field, was obtained.

Key words

polymer melt vibrating force field rheological behavior measurement characterization formula 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Key Laboratory of New Material and Technology for PackageZhuzhou Institute of TechnologyZhuzhouChina
  2. 2.The National Engineering Research Center of Novel Equipment for Polymer ProcessingSouth China University of TechnologyGuangzhouChina
  3. 3.State Key Laboratory for Powder MetallurgyCentral South UniversityChangshaChina

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