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*  Vascular bypass
... but other types of grafts such as polytetrafluoroethylene (Teflon), polyethylene terephthalate (Dacron), or a different ...
*  Polytetrafluoroethylene
... (PTFE) is a synthetic fluoropolymer of tetrafluoroethylene that has numerous applications. The best ... "Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) tape as a matrix in operative dentistry". Operative Dentistry. 29: 470-2. PMID 15279489. ... 1994). "Modification of polytetrafluoroethylene by radiation-1. Improvement in high temperature properties and radiation ... Flash video required) Plasma Processes and Adhesive Bonding of Polytetrafluoroethylene PTFE Tubing Properties. ...
*  Surgical suture
... a small flat non-absorbent pad normally composed of Polytetrafluoroethylene, used as buttresses under sutures when there is a ... ". "Polytetrafluoroethylene Pledget". Dumville, JC; Coulthard, P; Worthington, HV; Riley, P; Patel, N; Darcey, J; Esposito, M; ...
*  Roy J. Plunkett
He discovered polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), i.e. Teflon, in 1938. Plunkett was born in New Carlisle, Ohio and graduated from ... The tetrafluoroethylene in the container had polymerized into polytetrafluoroethylene, a waxy solid with amazing properties ... Plunkett, RJ The History of Polytetrafluoroethylene: Discovery and Development, pages 261-266 in "High Performance Polymers: ...
*  Pulmonary artery banding
A variety of banding materials are used; one commonly used material is polytetrafluoroethylene. The band is wrapped around the ...
*  Fluorographene
The chemical formula is (CF)n. In comparison, Teflon (polytetrafluoroethylene), -(CF2)n-, consists of carbon "chains" with each ... Fluorographene is thermally stable, resembling polytetrafluoroethylene; however, chemically it is reactive. It can be ...
*  Francis Rudolph Shonka
28 February 1961). Method of encapsulating a magnet with polytetrafluoroethylene." U.S. Patent No. 2,972,784. Washington, DC: U ... Method of encapsulating a magnet with polytetrafluoroethylene, 1961. Method of using and manufacturing plastic equivalent to ...
*  Hydrogen pipeline transport
... polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) fluorinated ethylene propylene (FEP) [2]. carbon-fiber-reinforced polymers (FRP) Fiber- ...
*  Organofluorine chemistry
In the 1930s, scientists at duPont discovered polytetrafluoroethylene. Subsequent major developments, especially in the US, ... The fluoropolymer polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE/Teflon) is a solid. Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), organic compounds that contain ...
*  Arcjet rocket
Baden-W├╝rttemberg 1 would use polytetrafluoroethylene PTFE propellant. John, R. R., Bennett, S., and Connors, J. P., "Arcjet ...
*  Boron trifluoride
Polytetrafluoroethylene, polychlorotrifluoroethylene, polyvinylidene fluoride, and polypropylene show satisfactory resistance. ...
*  Hessam Nowzari
Nowzari H, Slots J (1995). "Microbiologic and clinical study of polytetrafluoroethylene membranes for guided bone regeneration ... Nowzari, Hessam; Matian, Fariborz; Slots, Jorgen (1995). "Periodontal pathogens on polytetrafluoroethylene membrane for guided ... Zarkesh, Niloofar; Nowzari, Hessam; Morrison, John L.; Slots, Jorgen (1999). "Tetracycline-Coated Polytetrafluoroethylene ... Nowzari, Hessam; Slots, Jorgen (1994). "Microorganisms in polytetrafluoroethylene barrier membranes for guided tissue ...
*  Rhinoplasty
Inanli S, Sari M, Baylancicek S (2007). "The use of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (Gore-Tex) in rhinoplasty". Aesthetic ...
*  Baden-W├╝rttemberg 1
It may use an electric propulsion system utilizing polytetrafluoroethylene PTFE. Work is ongoing and by 2013 work on ...
*  Ion track
Grained polymers such as polytetrafluoroethylene do not have this property. High electrical resistance: Non-conducting ...
*  1938 in science
April 6 - Roy J. Plunkett of DuPont accidentally discovers polytetrafluoroethylene (Teflon). September 20 - The first patents ...
*  Materials for use in vacuum
Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE or Teflon) is commonly used inside of vacuum systems. It is self-lubricating, a good electrical ...
*  Oral hygiene
Polytetrafluoroethylene (Teflon): Slides easily through tight contacts and does not fray. The type of floss used is a personal ...
*  Ammonium persulfate
Commercially important polymers prepared using persulfates include styrene-butadiene rubber and polytetrafluoroethylene. In ...
*  Fluorocarbon
The most famous member of this class is tetrafluoroethylene, which is used to manufacture polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), ... They are too reactive to be greenhouse gases.[citation needed] To produce polytetrafluoroethylene various fluorinated ...
*  Galvin Green
The Gore-Tex membrane is made out of e-polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE) and has 1.4 billion microscopic pores. These pores are ... Windstopper has two layers made of expanded and porous e-polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE). An ultra thin protective layer is ...
*  Coulomb explosion
"Non-thermal ablation of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene with an intense femtosecond-pulse laser". Optics Express. 17 (15): ...
*  String (music)
When coated with a polymer (polytetrafluoroethylene) Teflon is the most commonly used. Teflon is resistant to many corrosive ...
*  DuPont Central Research
The polymer was polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) commercialized by DuPont as Teflon in 1945. Because DuPont was basic in a ...
*  Electric arc
For example, polytetrafluoroethylene has arc resistance of about 200 seconds (3.3 minutes). From thermosetting plastics, alkyds ...