tetrafluoroethylene


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a flammable gaseous fluorocarbon used in making plastics (polytetrafluoroethylene resins)

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FEVE is a generic term that refers to resins consisting of fluoro-olefin units [namely CTFE (chlorotrifluoroethylene) or TFE (tetrafluoroethylene)], along with various vinyl ether units and pendant functional groups (e.g., hydroxyl groups).
Shimada, "A thermodynamic study on molecular motion of the peroxide ends of isolated single polymer chains tethered to the surface of poly(tetrafluoroethylene) in vacuo," Macromolecules, vol.
PCL can be dissolved in many solvents such as chloroform, dimethylformamide (DMF), hexafluoroisopropanol (HFIP), dichloromethane (DCM), and tetrafluoroethylene (TFE) [6-11].
The joint business will make fluoromonomer tetrafluoroethylene (TFE) and polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) polymers.
It is fortified with Polytetrafluoroethylene, a synthetic fluoropolymer of tetrafluoroethylene, which offers one of the lowest coefficients of friction against a solid surface.
After that the homogeneous solutions were cast in polished poly(tetrafluoroethylene), PTFE plates and the solvent was removed by evaporation at room temperature for 24 h and the cast membranes on Teflon plates were allowed to dry at 60[degrees]C under vacuum.
Polyacetal nuts are impregnated with TFE (tetrafluoroethylene) for a permanent, self-lubricating thread contact surface.
UV-[WPUA.sub.0] or UV-WPUA/[SiO.sub.2] hybrid coating films were prepared by casting the newly synthesized WPUA oligomer or UV-WPUA/[SiO.sub.2] hybrid oligomers with different TEOS contents (50 wt%), butyl acrylate (BA, 23.5 wt%), tripropyleneglycol diacrylate (TPGDA, 23.5 wt%), and Darocur 1173 (3 wt%) onto a poly(tetrafluoroethylene) drying at 65[degrees]C for 3 h.
Fluoropolymer coatings such as polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), polyvinyl acetate (PFA), polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF), fluorinated ethylene propylene (FED, ethylene tetrafluoroethylene (ETFE) and ethylene chlorotrifluoroethylene (ECTFE), as well as hybrids incorporating polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) and ceramic, are in high demand.
Ethylene tetrafluoroethylene copolymer (ETFE), fluorinated ethylene propylene (FEP), and polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) are the typical front-sheet candidate materials to replace glass, as they improve light transmission by a few percent.
A lightweight, self cleaning plastic called ethylene tetrafluoroethylene will be used in place of glass.
Ultrahydrophobic polymer surfaces prepared by simultaneous ablation of polypropylene and sputtering of poly(tetrafluoroethylene) using radio frequency plasma.
Key features that are expected to help the new building qualify for LEED silver are a climate control system using chilled beams, and an atrium roof of ethylene tetrafluoroethylene, or ETFE.
The polymer ethylene tetrafluoroethylene (ETFE) is changing the way architects and engineers think about building performance.