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Basic Papers for the IRIS Rheology Platform

References for IRIS
Baumgärtel M, Winter HH (1989) Determination of discrete relaxation and retardation time spectra from dynamic mechanical data. Rheol Acta 28:511-519
Baumgärtel M, Winter HH (1992) Interrelation between continuous and discrete relaxation time spectra. J Non-Newtonian Fluid Mech 44:15-36
Jackson JK, Garcia-Franco C, Winter HH (1992) Modeling linear viscoelastic behavior with a truncated relaxation time spectrum. ANTEC 2438-2442
Winter HH, Baumgärtel M, Soskey P (1993) A Parsimonious Model for Viscoelastic Liquids and Solids in A A Collyer ed Techniques in Rheological Measurement. Chapman & Hall, London
Winter HH (1997) Analysis of dynamic mechanical data: Inversion into a relaxation time spectrum and consistency check. J Non-Newtonian Fluid Mech 68:225-239
Mours M, Winter HH (2000) Mechanical spectroscopy. Tanaka T, Ed, Experimental Methods in Polymer Science: Modern Methods in Polymer Research and Technology, Academic Press, San Diego CA. p. 495-546

Examples of IRIS Applications in:
Baumgärtel M, Schausberger A, Winter HH (1990) The relaxation of polymers with linear flexible chains of uniform length. Rheologica Acta 29:400-408
Guskey SM, Winter HH (1991) Transient shear behavior of a thermotropic liquid crystalline polymer in the nematic state. J Rheology 35 (6):1191-1207
Goublomme A, Draily B, Crochet MJ (1992) Numerical Prediction of Extrudate Swell of a High-Density Polyethylene. J Non-Newtonian Fluid Mech. 44: 171-195
Mani S, Malone MF, Winter HH (1992) Influence of phase separation on the linear viscoelastic behavior of a miscible polymer blend. J Rheology 36:1625-1649
Hingmann R, Marczinke BL (1994) Shear and Elongational Properties of Polypropylene Melts. J Rheology 38: 573
Baumgärtel M, DeRosa ME, Machado J, Masse M, Winter HH (1992) The relaxation time spectrum of nearly monodisperse polybutadiene melts. Rheologica Acta 31:75-82
Jackson JK, De Rosa ME, Winter HH (1994) Molecular weight dependence of relaxation time spectra for the entanglement and flow behavior of monodisperse linear flexible polymers. Macromolecules 27:2426-2431
Winter HH, Jackson JK (1996) Linear Viscoelasticity: The search for patterns in the relaxation of polymer melts and gels. in J.A Covas Ed Rheological Fundamentals of Polymer Processing NATO ASI book Kluver Academic Publishers

References for TRMS
Mours M, Winter HH (1994) Time resolved rheometry. Rheologica Acta 33:385-397
Mours M, Winter HH (1995) Viscoelasticity of polymers during heating/cooling sweeps. Ind Eng Chem Res 34:3217-3222
Schwittay C, Mours M, Winter HH (1995) Rheological expression of physical gelation in polymers. Faraday Discussions 101:93-104.
Mours M, Winter HH (1996) Relaxation patterns of nearly critical gels. Macromolecules 29:7221-7229
De Rosa, ME, Winter HH (1994) The effect of entanglements on the rheological behavior of polybutadiene critical gels. Rheologica Acta 33:220-237

Additional references can be found on home page of H.H. Winter.

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