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Isobaric Crystallization of Polypropylene

  • Antonio Fasano
  • A. Mancini
  • S. Mazzullo
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Abstract

Crystallization of polymers is an extremely complex process exhibiting several peculiar properties that makes it substantially different from usual transitions from liquid to solid state. Starting from the experimental data on isobaric crystallization of polypropylene provided by Montell (Ferrara, Italy), we illustrate a mathematical model based mainly on the papers [18], [30], and [31] that leads to a correct physical description of the process.

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Industrial Process Crystallization Kinetic Isothermal Crystallization Complex Flow Semicrystalline Polymer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Antonio Fasano
    • 1
  • A. Mancini
    • 1
  • S. Mazzullo
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Matematica “U. Dini”Università di FirenzeFirenzeItaly

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