Biodegradable Poly(Lactic Acid): Synthesis, Modification, Processing and Applications

  • Jie Ren

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages N1-viii
  2. Jie Ren
    Pages 1-3
  3. Jie Ren
    Pages 4-14
  4. Jie Ren
    Pages 15-37
  5. Jie Ren
    Pages 38-141
  6. Jie Ren
    Pages 142-207
  7. Jie Ren
    Pages 273-296
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 297-302

About this book


"Biodegradable Poly (Lactic Acid): Synthesis, Modification, Processing and Applications" describes the preparation, modification, processing, and the research and applications of biodegradable poly (lactic acid), which belong to the biomedical and environment-friendly materials. Highly illustrated, the book introduces systematically the synthesis, physical and chemical modifications, and the latest developments of research and applications of poly (lactic acid) in biomedical materials.

The book is intended for researchers and graduate students in the fields of materials science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, biomedicine, chemistry, environmental sciences, textile science and engineering, package materials, and so on.

Dr. Jie Ren is a professor at the Institute of Nano and Bio-Polymeric Materials, School of Material Science and Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, China.


Poly(Lactic Acid) TUP Ungesättigte Polyesterharze biodegradation biomedical materials biomedicine chemistry environment environment-friendly materials materials science medicine polylactide polymer preparation synthesis

Authors and affiliations

  • Jie Ren
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Nano and Bio-Polymeric MaterialsTongji UniversityShanghaiChina

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