Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Kraemer Equation

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6707
For dilute polymer solutions, an equation relating the inherent viscosity to intrinsic viscosity and concentration. It is
$$\eta _{inh} = (\ln \eta _r )/c = \left[ \eta \right] + k^{\prime\prime} \left[ \eta \right]^{\rm 2} \cdot c$$
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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA