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n. a piece of shit; someone or something completely worthless. (see also piece (sense 4).) This old thing’s a POS. Get rid of it.
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First, octasilane POSS was functionalized with dimethylamino groups by hydrosilylation with allyl-dimethylamine.
A couple of years back several state governments, which used to utilise the funds raised through POSS schemes, found these funds costly compared to cheaper funds available in the money market, in the form of specified securities.
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The in situ copolymerization of POSS to produce hybrid organic-inorganic polymers with pendant POSS groups has been widely studied for both thermoplastics and thermosets, see, for example, Refs.
Figure 1: Main markets for carbon nanotubes, carbon nanofibers, fullerenes, POSS and graphene, by revenues, 2009
Allyl Pentaerythritol (triallyl ether) was obtained from Perstorp Specialty Chemical Company, and vinyl POSS cage mixture (OL 1170) was obtained from Hybrid Plastics, Inc.
City officials and residents need to understand that what happens in one city affects what's happening next door, and they must work together," Poss said.
While improvements due to the incorporation of POSS by copolymerization or through grafting is well-known [13, 14] polymer-POSS systems using nonchemically bonded POSS have not been studied consistently.
Now present day''s electric, machines all white and slick, No more poss tubs or mangles they need to do the trick, But one task stayed the same and yes it is still trying, You have to use your hand to work a leccy iron
com/research/c830a2/the_world_market_f) has announced the addition of the "The World Market for Carbon Nanotubes, Carbon Nanofibers, Fullerenes, POSS and Graphene" report to their offering.
POSS compounds embody a true organic/inorganic hybrid architecture, which contains an inner inorganic framework made up of silicone and oxygen (Si[O.
Polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane (POSS) reagents, monomers, and polymers are emerging as a new chemical technology for nano-reinforced organic-inorganic hybrids [9, 10] and the polymers incorporating POSS monomers are becoming the focus of many studies [11, 12] in view of their excellent mechanical properties, thermal stability, simplicity in processing and flame retardation etc.
Poss points out, "If you love great coffee, you haven't truly tasted great coffee until you've tasted coffee brewed from beans so fresh they're still warm from roasting.
Lichtenhan developed a white powder additive called polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane, or POSS for short, that makes plastics tougher, more resistant to scrapes and able to withstand temperatures that would turn normal plastics into vapor.
Yu and Qiu studied the effect of POSS loading on the melt crystallization and morphology of poly(L-lactide) (PLLA).