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Seymour, Raymond B. (Raymond Benedict) 1912-1991

Overview
Works: 71 works in 446 publications in 4 languages and 8,659 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History  Handbooks and manuals  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Dissertant
Classifications: QD381, 668.9
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Most widely held works about Raymond B Seymour
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Most widely held works by Raymond B Seymour
Polymer chemistry : an introduction by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

49 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seymour/Carraher's polymer chemistry : an introduction by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

34 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With listings of laboratory exercises and demonstrations, web resources, and applications for in-depth analysis of synthetic, natural, organometallic, and inorganic polymers, this edition provides sections on topics such as the human genome and protonics, recycling codes and solid waste
Giant molecules : essential materials for everyday living and problem solving by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The book begins with essential, conceptual basics, assuming no prior scientific knowledge whatsoever, then moves swiftly to apply these fundamentals to real-world materials. The majority of the text addresses material concepts and their various applications. A pictorial approach is employed throughout. The author uses sweeping, striking drawings, pictures, and figures to explain why particular giant molecules behave the way they do, and why some, for example, are suitable to the human genome while others are used to construct bulletproof vests. Each chapter contains a glossary, bibliography, and questions and answers for the reader's reference."--Jacket
Introduction to polymer chemistry by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Structure-property relationships in polymers by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

13 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engineering polymer sourcebook by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High performance polymers, their origin and development : proceedings of the Symposium on the History of High Performance Polymers at the American Chemical Society Meeting held in New York, April 15-18, 1986 by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

According to Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe's (1740-1832) Mineralogy and Geology, "The history of science is science." A sesquicentennial later, one may state that the history of high performance polymers is the science of these important engineering polymers. Many of the inventors of these superior materials of construction have stood on the thresholds of the new and have recounted their experiences (trials, tribulations and satisfactions) in the symposium and in their chapters in this book. Those who have not accepted the historical approach in the past, should now recognize the value of the historical viewpoint for studying new developments, such as general purpose polymers and, to a greater degree, the high performance polymers. To put polymer science into its proper perspective, its worth recalling that historically, the ages of civilization have been named according to the materials that dominated that period. First there was the Stone Age eventually followed by the Tin, Bronze, Iron and Steel Ages. Today many historians consider us living in the Age of Synthetics: Polymers, Fibers, Plastics, Elastomers, Films, Coatings, Adhesives, etc. It is also interesting to note that in the early 1980's, Lord Todd, then President of the Royal Society of Chemistry was asked what has been chemistry's biggest contribution to society. He felt that despite all the marvelous medical advances, chemistry's biggest contribution was the development of polymeri zation. Man's knowledge of polymer science is so new that Professor Herman F
Polymers for engineering applications by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

17 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of organic coatings : a comprehensive guide for the coatings industry by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

7 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Structure-solubility relationships in polymers by Frank Wayne Harris( Book )

11 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern plastics technology by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

10 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Additives for plastics by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

11 editions published in 1978 in English and Italian and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plastics vs. corrosives by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plastic mortars, sealants, and caulking compounds by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

14 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plastics for corrosion-resistant applications by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

11 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pioneers in polymer science by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

8 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of polyolefins : the world's most widely used polymers by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macromolecular solutions : solvent-property relationships in polymers( Book )

12 editions published in 1982 in 3 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Applications of polymers by American Chemical Society( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in polyolefins : the world's most widely used polymers by Raymond B Seymour( Book )

9 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Benedict Seymour Raymond

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Seymour, R. 1912-1991

Seymour, R. B. 1912-1991

Seymour, R. (Raymond), 1912-1991

Seymour, Raymond.

Seymour, Raymond 1912-1991

Seymour, Raymond B.

Seymour, Raymond B. 1912-

Seymour, Raymond B. 1912-1991

Seymour, Raymond B. Jr

Seymour, Raymond B. (Raymond Benedict)

Seymour, Raymond B. (Raymond Benedict), 1912-

Seymour, Raymond B. (Raymond Benedict), 1912-1991

Seymour, Raymond Benedict

Seymour, Raymond Benedict 1912-

Seymour, Raymond Benedict 1912-1991

Shīmoa, R. B. 1912-1991

Ximo 1912-1991

シーモア, R. B

シーモア, レイモンド B

Languages
English (268)

Spanish (11)

German (2)

Italian (2)

Covers
Seymour/Carraher's polymer chemistry : an introductionGiant molecules : essential materials for everyday living and problem solvingPioneers in polymer scienceHistory of polyolefins : the world's most widely used polymersAdvances in polyolefins : the world's most widely used polymers