• Flammability characterization of fat and oil derived phase change materials 

    White, Jason Franklin (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2005)
    Phase change materials are a quickly growing commodity in a world which now places a premium on energy conservation, and renewable energy sources. The implementation of PCMs into several world markets can lead to reduced ...
  • Polyols made from vegetable oil and their applications 

    Yerrakondreddygari, Kiran K. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2006)
    In the course of research, soybean oil was polymerized to form bodied soybean oil (BSBO) also termed heat polymerized soybean oil which was used to derive the epoxy bodied soybean oil-hydroxyl value # 193, BSBO/aceto-hydroxyl ...