English Abstract

Hierarchical Structures in Soft Materials

Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University Uji, Kyoto, Japan
Nippon Gomu Kyokaishi,(2018),91(10),365-369 General Review in Japanese

Soft materials such as rubber materials consist of hierarchical structures and their rich variety of mechanical properties originate from the structures and the correlation among hierarchies. Here we discuss hierarchy in static and dynamic aspects in rubber materials.

Keywords: Hierarchical Structure, X-ray Scattering, Neutron Scattering, Ultra Small Angle Scattering