Handbook of Plastics Testing and Failure Analysis 3rd Edition, by Vishu Shah provides assorted compilation of the most common tests used within the plastics industry. The text is an excellent source and reference guide for engineers, chemists and college students in plastics testing technology.
The author’s writing fashion and data of the subject matter have resulted in satisfying presentation allowing the reader to gain significant insights into testing and corresponding procedures. SPE, by its Technical Volumes Committee, has long sponsored books on numerous points of plastics. Its involvement has ranged from identification of needed volumes and recruitment of authors to look overview and approval and publication of latest books.
Complete and practical however not overly technical, this expanded version of the standard reference helps plastics engineers, product designers, laboratory managers and technicians, high quality assurance engineers, and others capitalize on powerful new analytical instruments and superior methods for plastics testing.
Complete with case research, this reference covers all aspects of plastics testing, failure evaluation, and high quality assurance and consists of hows and whys of product testing and detailed coverage of current ways data is collected, displayed, and analyzed. It also covers step-by-step procedures and in-depth protection of failure evaluation, which is vital as a consequence of increased product legal responsibility litigation.
Handbook of Plastics Testing and Failure Analysis 3rd Edition consists of 200 illustrations and forty tables that make clear and consolidate information with substantial appendix that lists testing labs, equipment suppliers, and DVD with a video tour of a plastics testing laboratory.
This book is advisable reference for professionals involved in plastics manufacturing, analysis, design testing, and failure analysis, and provides a sensible introduction and overview for college students in a variety of courses.
Handbook of Plastics Testing and Failure Analysis (Society of Plastics Engineers Monographs) [Hardcover]
Wiley-Interscience; 3 edition (March 5, 2007)