Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Rhe

  • Jan W. Gooch
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_10021

n In the now deprecated cgs system, the rhe was the unit of fluidity, equal to 1 poise−1 [10 (Paċs)−1]. (2) The cgs unit of measurement of fluidity. A material has a fluidity of one rhe when a shearing force of 1 dyne/cm2 induces a rate of shear of 1 cm/s.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA