Determination of the Kinetics of Cure and Its Problems

  • J.-W. Vergnaud
  • J. Bouzon


For many years, various techniques have been developed and tested for the cure of rubber. A comparison between these techniques used for rubber and the techniques which have been developed more recently for studying the cure of thermosets may be of interest, because the problems are very similar.


Differential Scanning Calorimetry Dynamic Mechanical Analysis Test Piece Cure Reaction Differential Scanning Calorimetry Experiment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J.-W. Vergnaud
    • 1
  • J. Bouzon
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Chimie des Matériaux et Chimie Industrielle, Faculté des Sciences et TechniquesUniversité de Saint-EtienneSaint-Etienne Cédex 2France

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