The Nanocomposites Collection

by Rapra Technology

Publisher: Rapra Technology

Written in English
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  • Plastics & polymers technology,
  • Material Science,
  • Technology & Engineering,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics
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    Number of Pages184
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    Open LibraryOL12046177M
    ISBN 101859574580
    ISBN 109781859574584

Description: This volume of the journal "Nano Hybrids and Composites" presents readers a special collection of the peer-reviewed articles covering some practical aspects in the research of properties and application of semiconductors in optoelectronics and photonics, concrete composites with polymer additions, nanocomposites for an application as a catalyst in the hydrocracking of castor oil. Optical band gap (E g) of the polyurethane (PU)/Aerosil R nanocomposites decreases with the increase of nanosilica content from 1% to 5%. Good mechanical and optical properties make the polyurethane nanocomposites good candidate for different Cited by: 4. These ten volumes provide an excellent, in-depth overview of all nanomaterial types and their uses in the life sciences. Each volume is dedicated to a specific material class and covers fundamentals, synthesis strategies, structure-property relationships, material behaviour finetuning, biological effects and applications in the life sciences. This book gives an insight and better understanding into the development in microscopy as a tool for characterization. The book emphasizes recent research work in the field of microscopy in life sciences and materials sciences mainly related to its synthesis, characterizations, and applications.

The good dispersion of clay in the nylon-6 nanocomposites was confirmed by X-ray diffraction and transmission electron microscopy. The influence of the dispersed nano-clay fillers on the thermal and mechanical properties of the resulting nanocomposites was characterized using thermogravimetric analysis and by: 4. The book provides the following features: A summary of recent advances in nanotube composite synthesis technology A basic introduction to polymer nanotube nanocomposite technology for readers who are new to the field Valuable insights for the use of technologies for polymer nanocomposites for commercial application Reviews of current polymer. This volume presents novel and innovative contributions in the domain specific to nanocomposites, specifically on aspects both related and relevant to the following: · science at the nanoscale level · innovations and advances in processing · characterization, quantification, and analysis · mechanical property evaluation and rationalization. The tribological properties of polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE)/expanded graphite (EG) nanocomposites were evaluated on a pin-on-disk wear tester under dry conditions for the first time. Scanning electron microscopy (SEM) was used to examine worn surfaces and debris of the worn by: 8.

Confirmation experiments are performed to predict and verify the improvement in observed values with the optimal combination level of control factors. It is observed that maximum wear volume loss and specific wear rate occur at 10 N load and 8 m sliding distance in all polymer by: 3. Nanoparticles have been widely used as filler in polymer because of their unique reinforcing effect. There are many compounding methods for nanocomposites. The recent development on latex nanocomposites, a group of special nanocomposites, is reviewed in this chapter. They include carbon black/latex nanocomposite, silica/latex nanocomposite, layered silicate/latex nanocomposite, ZnO/latex. In the present paper, a series of totally novel bio-nanocomposite films from cellulose laurate (CL) and starch nanocrystals acetate (SNA) were fabricated, and the properties of nanocomposite films were investigated in detail. SNA was obtained by modifying starch nanocrystals (SNs) produced by sulfuric acid hydrolysis of corn starch with acetic anhydride. The favorable dispersity of SNA in Cited by: 9. My interests are in nanostructured polymers and hybrids, their analysis and application, as well as the chemical reactions that allow for the (trans)formation of such materials, with a strong preference for benign / sustainable solutions.

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The book brings together a range of developments in areas spanning basic science, processing, analysis, characterization, mechanical property evaluation, and failure analysis rationalization of composite materials.

It presents novel and innovative contributions on nanocomposites. This book comprises a collection of chapters on green biopolymer nanocomposites, discusses the preparation, properties, and applications of different types of biodegradable polymers and highlights the importance and impact of eco-friendly green nanocomposites, both environmentally and economically.

This book comprises a collection of chapters on green biopolymer nanocomposites. The book discusses the preparation, properties, and applications of different types of biodegradable polymers.

An overview of recent advances in the fabrication of biopolymers nanocomposites from a variety of sources, including organic and inorganic nanomaterials. Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection.

Fundamentals, Properties, and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites. Joseph H. Koo; Nanocomposites New Low-Cost, High-Strength Materials for Automotive Parts, ATP Project 97 Author: Joseph H. Koo. Book Chapter - Protocols for nanocomposites sampling for the generation, collection and storage of released particulate material in life cycle stages simulating laboratory trials for ulterior (eco Author: María Blázquez.

Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding The Nanocomposites Collection book book to your organisation's collection. Fundamentals, Properties, and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites. and machining of nanocomposites and nano-engineering composites reinforced with aligned carbon nanotubes.

In 17th International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM Author: Joseph H. Koo. Further, the book was written as a coherent unit rather than a collection of chapters on different topics. As such, the results, analyses and discussions presented herein provide a guide for the development of a new class of multi-functional nanocomposites.

This book is focused primarily on polymer nanocomposites, based on the author's research experience as well as open literature. The environmental health and safety aspects of nanomaterials and polymer nanocomposites, risk assessment and safety standards, and fire toxicity of Price: $ This book is a collection of technical papers focusing on the preparation, characterization and application of polymer nanocomposites.

The various chapters in the book are written by prominent researchers from industry, academia, and government/private research laboratories across the globe. Polymer nanocomposites are polymer matrices reinforced with nano-scale fillers.

This new class of composite materials has shown enhanced optical, electrical and dielectric properties.

This important book begins by examining the characteristics of the main types of polymer nanocomposites and then Price: $ Get this from a library. Green biopolymers and their nanocomposites. [Dhorali Gnanasekaran;] -- This book comprises a collection of chapters on green biopolymer nanocomposites.

The book discusses the preparation, properties, and applications of different types of biodegradable polymers. Feb 02,  · A fairly new type of composites has emerged in which the reinforcing filler has nano-meter scale dimensions (at least one dimension within nm range).

Such composite materials are known as nanocomposites. This book explores the major developments, both in fundamental aspects and applications, in this area during the last years.

Jan 27,  · In the final chapter, a brief overview of opportunities, trends, and challenges of polymer nanocomposites are included. Throughout the book, the theme is developed that polymer nanocomposites are a whole family of polymeric materials whose properties are capable of being tailored to meet specific applications.

Book Review: “Polymer Nanocomposites – Processing, Characterization, and Applications” Article in Journal of engineered fibers and fabrics 3(3) · October with 16 Reads. This book presents the most recent information regarding the specific modifications of nanomaterials and of their synthesis methods, in order to obtain particular structures for different biomedical purposes.

This book enables the results of current research to reach those. Unfortunately, this book can't be printed from the OpenBook. If you need to print pages from this book, we recommend downloading it as a PDF. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / The current research and development program in nanomaterials and nanocomposites is a diverse collection of activities.

The. Laser ablation uses an intense laser pulse to vaporize a carbon target, which also contains small amount of metals such as nickel and cobalt and is placed in a tube furnace at º C. As the target is ablated, inert gas is passed through the chamber carrying the grown nanotubes on a cold finger for collection (Fig.

This method mainly Cited by: Herein, we report the design, synthesis and characterization of self-healing magnetic nanocomposites prepared from readily available commodity monomers. These multi-functional materials demonstrate robust mechanical properties, with a Young's modulus of 70 MPa and over % extensibility.

The magnetic nanoco. Graphene is an emerging material for generating polymer nanocomposites. Its heat conducting properties are greater than any other material, yet so dense not even helium can pass through its honeycomb lattice.

The inclusion of small amounts of graphene to polymer matrices has the possibility of significantly improving their electrical, barrier and mechanical properties.

Since s and especially in recent years, the electrospinning process essentially similar to that described by has regained more attention probably due in part to a surging interest in nanotechnology, as ultrafine fibers or fibrous structures of various polymers with diameters down to submicrons or nanometers can be easily fabricated with this by: Minnich, Austin, Vashaee, Daryoosh, and Chen, Gang.

"Modeling Grain Boundary Scattering in Nanocomposites." Inaugural US-EU-China Thermophysics Conference-Renewable Energy (UECTC Proceedings).

Introduces the properties of nanomaterials, nanofillers, and nanocomposites, and questions whether they are more toxic than their bulk counterparts; Covers sampling techniques and data analysis methods used to assess nanoparticle exposure, as well as protocols for testing the safety of polymer nanocomposites.

Summary This book is a collection of technical papers focusing on the preparation, characterization and application of polymer nanocomposites. The various chapters in the book are written by prominent researchers from industry, academia, and government/private research laboratories across the globe.

The main objective of this book is to give in-depth understanding of the physical electronics and mechanical properties of carbon nanotubes. In other words, this book is intended to provide a profound knowledge of these electrical and mechanical characteristics allowing the reader to further appreciate the potential and applications of carbon nanotubes.

Magnetic property studies of the composite films revealed that with an increase in Co3O4 content, the saturation magnetization values of the nanocomposites increased linearly, showing successful incorporation of the nanoparticles in the polymer matrix.

IntechOpen is a leading global publisher of Journals and Books within the fields of Science, Technology and Medicine. We are the preferred choice of over 60, authors worldwide. Dec 01,  · Written by renowned researchers, this book is a collection of nine chapters which embrace the role of nano particles in composites.

The first three chapters focus on the use of carbon nanotubes in composites. This book is a collection of comprehensive reviews of lasting value in the field of nanoporous materials. The contributions cover all aspects of nanoporous materials, including their preparation and structure, their post-synthetic modification, Advances in Polymer Nanocomposites.

Nanocomposites are no doubt the most appreciated nanotechnology in this book and are discussed by many authors separately in the other 16 chapters, as a key solution to improve not only the barrier performance but other properties as well.

His research work focuses primarily on design and development of various bio- and nanocomposites in different fields. Tomar is the author of one book, and has written, edited, and contributed to numerous books and international journals in the field of nanotechnology.

Rheology deals with the deformation and flow of any material under the influence of an applied stress. In practical applications, it is related with flow, transport, and handling any simple and complex fluids [1]. It deals with a variety of materials from elastic Hookean solids to viscous Newtonian liquid.

In general, rheology is concerned with the deformation of solid materials including Author: S Bhattacharya, M Pannirselvam.Maleated polyethylene/silicate nanocomposite (PEMA/20A) and maleated polyethylene/SiO2 composite (PEMA/SiO2) were prepared by the melt compounding.

Transmission electron microscopy and X-ray scattering results confirmed the exfoliation of the silicate layers (20A) throughout the maleated polyethylene (PEMA) matrix, but the SiO2 particles were not well dispersed in the by: Providing corporate and hospital researchers with access to millions of scientific documents from Journals, Books, Protocols, Reference works and Proceedings.