Search for dissertations about: "temperature-responsive starch"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words temperature-responsive starch.

  1. 1. Properties of modified starches and their use in the surface treatment of paper

    University dissertation from Fakulteten för teknik- och naturvetenskap

    Author : Anna Jonhed; Karlstads universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Materials science Surface engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Teknisk materialvetenskap Ytbehandlingsteknik; Chemical Engineering; Kemiteknik; Surface treatment of paper; hydrophobically modified starches; temperature-responsive starch; inclusion complexes; barrier properties;

    Abstract : The papermaking industry uses a large amount of starch each year, both as a wet-end additive and as a rheological modifier in surface sizing and coating colors. It is important to be able to reduce the amount of chemicals used in the papermaking and surface treatment process, to reduce costs and to make the process even more efficient. READ MORE