alexa Comparison Of Thermal And Physical Properties Of Fossil And Bio-based Polycarbonates
ISSN: 2150-3494

Chemical Sciences Journal
Open Access

OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations

700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)

Share This Page

Additional Info

Loading
Loading Please wait..
 

4th European Chemistry Congress
May 11-13, 2017 Barcelona, Spain

Min-Young Lyu, Jung Hyun Park, Hyung Jin Nho, Myung Sool Koo and Sung Hwan Cho
Seoul National University of Science & Technology, South Korea
Samyang Central R & D Center, South Korea
Posters & Accepted Abstracts: Chem Sci J
DOI: 10.4172/2150-3494-C1-009
Abstract
Bio-based polymer has advantages as an environmentally friendly material. It is obtained from corn or other plants. Fossil-based polycarbonate (PC) is polymerized using bisphenol-A (BPA), whereas bio-based PC is polymerized using isosorbide monomer. The thermal and physical properties have been studied for bio-based and fossil-based PC. The thermal properties were measured by differential scanning calorimetry, differential thermal analysis, and thermal gravimetric analysis. Bio-based PC showed a low glass transition temperature and weak thermal resistance compared with those characteristics of fossil-based PC. Bio-based PC exhibited a higher optical property, which was verified by transmittance, haze, and birefringence. Bio-based PC showed higher transmittance and lower haze than those characteristics of fossil-based PC. The birefringence of injection molded specimens of bio-based and fossilbased PC were also compared and the bio-based PC showed lower birefringence. Bio-based PC shows weak thermal resistance than that of fossil-based PC, whereas bio-based PC shows higher optical characteristics than those of fossil-based PC.
Biography

Min-Young Lyu has completed his PhD at the age of 33 years from The University of Akron, Ohio, USA. He is the professor in the Department of Mechanical System Design Engineering at the Seoul National Univiersity of Science and Technology. He was a chief researcher in Samyang Central R&D Center and a associate engineer in LG Production Research Center. He has published more than 90 papers in the world and has been serving as an editorial board member of Polymer(Korea) and Elastomers & Composites.

Email: [email protected]

image PDF   |   image HTML
 

Relevant Topics

Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
adwords