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Theory Predicts Aging Process in DVDs, Plexiglas, Other Polymer Glasses


April 23, 2007

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Polymer glasses are versatile plastics widely used in applications ranging from aircraft windshields to DVDs. Researchers at the University of Illinois have developed a theory that predicts how these materials age. The theory also explains why motions at the molecular level can have macroscopic consequences. Full Story

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champion

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