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Theory of Melt-memory in Polymer Crystallization

An article by M. Muthukumar, published in J. Chem. Phys.

Details of crystallization processes of a polymer depend on the melt state and its previous history of preparation. Muthukumar has presented a theory for explaining this “melt-memory” effect, which has been tantalizing the polymer community for more than five decades.


September 9, 2016