Present challenges in the numerical modeling of polymer-forming processes

The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering (Impact Factor: 1). 01/2008; DOI: 10.1002/cjce.5450800616
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ABSTRACT The purpose of the present paper is to present an overview of the main progresses recently made in the numerical modeling of polymer-forming processes and to describe the challenges to overcome in the near future. Examples are presented in different domains, such as die extrusion, injection molding, film processing, reactive extrusion and pipe reinforcement.

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