The aim of this new compendium is to provide a solid understanding of the recent developments in advanced polymeric materials from macro- to nano-length scales. Composites are becoming more important because they can help to improve our quality of life, such as being put into service in flight vehicles, automobiles, boats, pipelines, buildings, roa

Preface. Polymer Hydrogel Dressing in Wound Management. AC Impedance and FTIR Studies on Proton Conducting Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Based on PVP and Methanesulfonic Acid. Dendritic Organic Semiconductors Based on Pyrene and Triazine Derivatives. Rheological Characteristics of Linear Low Density Polyethylene-Fumed Silica Nanocomposites. Rational Design of Molecularly Imprinted Polymers: A Density Functional Theory Approach. Preparation of Polymer + Ferrite Nanocomposites for EMI Applications. Macro Level Investigation on Thickness Variation of Rot Moulded LLDPE Product. Molecular Structure and Property Relationship of Commercial Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) by DSC, GPC and NMR Spectroscopy Techniques. Lead and Cadmium Ion Removal by Novel Interpenetrating Polymer-Ceramic Nanocomposite. Microwave Assisted Synthesis of Polyacrylamide Grafted Casein (CAS-g-PAM)) as an Effective Flocculant for Wastewater Treatment. Polymer Assisted Synthesis of CdS Nanostructure for Photoelectrochemical Solar Cell Applications. Synthesis and Characterization Chitosan-Starchcrosslinked Beads. Dendrimer Polymer Brushes. Photo-Bactericidal Polyacrylonitrile Matrix for Protective Apparels. Index.