Rubber Networks Publications

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Unconventional Rubber Networks: Circumventing the Compromise between Stiffness and Strength,
C.M. Roland Rubber Chemistry & Technology 86, 531 (2013).

Strength Enhancement in Miscible Blends of Butyl Rubber and Polyisobutylene,
C.B. Giller, C.M. Roland Macromolecules 46, 2818 (2013).

Strength Enhancement from Heterogeneous Networks of Ethylene-Propylene / Ethylene-Propylene-Diene,
G.S. Buckley; D. Fragiadakis; C.M. Roland Rubber Chem. Tech. 84, 520 (2011).

Theoretical Implications of the Elastic Modulus Discontinuity in Rubber Networks,
D.E. Hanson; C.M. Roland, J. Polym. Sci. Pt. B-Polym. Phys. 48, 1795 (2010). [doi]

Effect of Crosslinking on the Secondary Relaxation in Polyvinylethylene,
R. Casalini; C.M. Roland, J. Polym. Sci. Pt. B-Polym. Phys. 48, 582 (2010). [doi]

Viscoelastic effects on the free retraction of rubber,
R.B. Bogoslovov; C.M. Roland, J. Appl. Phys. 102, 063531 (2007). [doi]

Heterogeneous networks of polyisoprene/polyvinylethylene,
J. Wang; C.M. Roland, Polymer 46, 4160 (2005). [doi]

Strains in an inflated rubber sheet,
P.H. Mott; C.M. Roland; S.E. Hassan, Rubber Chem. Technol. 76, 326 (2003).

Segmental relaxation in end-linked poly(dimethylsiloxane) networks,
M.J. Schroeder; C.M. Roland, Macromolecules 35, 2676 (2002). [doi]

Crystallization of polydimethylsiloxane end-linked networks,
C.M. Roland; C.A. Aronson, Polym. Bull. 45, 439 (2000).

Elasticity of polydiene networks in tension and compression,
C.M. Roland; P.H. Mott; G. Heinrich, Comput. Theor. Polym. Sci. 9, 197 (1999).

Comment on "Nonaffine deformation and elasticity of polymer networks",
C.M. Roland; P.H. Mott, Macromolecules 31, 4033 (1998).

Strain-crystallization of guayule and hevea rubbers,
I.S. Choi; C.M. Roland, Rubber Chem. Technol. 70, 202 (1997).

The viscoelastic behaviour of networks,
C.M. Roland; K.L. Ngai; D.J. Plazek, Comput. Theor. Polym. Sci. 7, 133 (1997).

Elasticity of natural rubber networks,
P.H. Mott; C.M. Roland, Macromolecules 29, 6941 (1996).

Birefringence of rubber during creep and recovery,
P.H. Mott; C.M. Roland, Macromolecules 29, 8492 (1996).

Constraint Dynamics and Chemical-structure,
C.M. Roland; K.L. Ngai, J. Non-Cryst. Solids 172-174, 868 (1994).

Junction Dynamics and the Elasticity of Networks,
K.L. Ngai; C.M. Roland, Macromolecules 27, 2454 (1994).

A Constraint Dynamics Approach to Rubber Elasticity,
K.L. Ngai; C.M. Roland; A.F. Yee, Rubber Chem. Technol. 66, 817 (1993).

Chain Ends and the Mullins Effect in Rubber,
P.G. Santangelo; C.M. Roland, Rubber Chem. Technol. 65, 965 (1992).

Thermal Crystallization of Polytetrahydrofuran Networks,
C.M. Roland; G.S. Buckley, Rubber Chem. Technol. 64, 74 (1991).

The Mullins Effect in Crosslinked Rubber,
C.M. Roland, J. Rheol. 33, 659 (1989).

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The Payne effect in double network elastomers,
J. Wang; G.R. Hamed; K. Umetsu; C.M. Roland, Rubber Chem. Technol. 78, 76 (2005).

Role of strain crystallization in the fatigue resistance of double network elastomers,
P.G. Santangelo; C.M. Roland, Rubber Chem. Technol. 76, 892 (2003).

Mechanical and optical behavior of double network rubbers,
P.H. Mott; C.M. Roland, Macromolecules 33, 4132 (2000).

Failure Properties of Natural-rubber Double Networks,
P.G. Santangelo; C.M. Roland, Rubber Chem. Technol. 68, 124 (1995).

Electrical-conductivity in Rubber Double Networks,
C.M. Roland; K.L. Peng, Rubber Chem. Technol. 64, 790 (1991).

Orientation Effects in Rubber Double Networks,
C.M. Roland; M.L. Warzel, Rubber Chem. Technol. 63, 285 (1990).