Physical Properties and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites

Written By S C Tjong
Physical Properties and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 29 October 2010
  • ISBN : 0857090240
  • Pages : 936 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Physical Properties and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites written by S C Tjong which was release on 29 October 2010, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Polymer nanocomposites are polymer matrices reinforced with nano-scale fillers. This new class of composite materials has shown improved mechanical and physical properties. The latter include enhanced optical, electrical and dielectric properties. This important book begins by examining the characteristics of the main types of polymer nanocomposites, then reviews their diverse applications. Part one focuses on polymer/nanoparticle composites, their synthesis, optical properties and electrical conductivity. Part two describes the electrical, dielectric and thermal behaviour of polymer/nanoplatelet composites, whilst polymer/nanotube composites are the subject of Part three. The processing and industrial applications of these nanocomposite materials are discussed in Part four, including uses in fuel cells, bioimaging and sensors as well as the manufacture and applications of electrospun polymer nanocomposite fibers, nanostructured transition metal oxides, clay nanofiller/epoxy nanocomposites, hybrid epoxy-silica-rubber nanocomposites and other rubber-based nanocomposites. Polymer nanocomposites: Physical properties and applications is a valuable reference tool for both the research community and industry professionals wanting to learn about the these materials and their applications in such areas as fuel cell, sensor and biomedical technology. Examines the characteristics of the main types of polymer nanocomposites and reviews their diverse applications Comprehensively assesses polymer/nanoparticle composites exploring experimental techniques and data associated with the conductivity and dielectric characterization A specific section on polymer/nanotube composites features electrical and dielectric behaviour of polymer/carbon nanotube composites

Physical Properties and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites

Physical Properties and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites
  • Author : S C Tjong,Y.-W. Mai
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-10-29
  • Total pages : 936
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : Polymer nanocomposites are polymer matrices reinforced with nano-scale fillers. This new class of composite materials has shown improved mechanical and physical properties. The latter include enhanced optical, electrical and dielectric properties. This important book begins by examining the characteristics of the main types of polymer nanocomposites, then reviews their diverse ...

Functional and Physical Properties of Polymer Nanocomposites

Functional and Physical Properties of Polymer Nanocomposites
  • Author : Aravind Dasari,James Njuguna
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-03-24
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : The first book to extensively cover nanoparticles, this addresses some of the key issues in nanocomposites. Polymer nanocomposites (polymers reinforced with nanoparticles), are of great interest due to their remarkable mechanical, thermal, chemical properties as well as optical, electronic, and magnetic applications Potential applications include automobile body parts, high-barrier packaging ...

Properties and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites

Properties and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites
  • Author : Deba Kumar Tripathy,Bibhu Prasad Sahoo
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-05-07
  • Total pages : 222
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : The aim of the present edited book is to furnish scientific information about manufacturing, properties, and application of clay and carbon based polymer nanocomposites. It can be used as handbook for undergraduate and post graduate courses (for example material science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, rubber technology, manufacturing engineering, ...

Fundamentals Properties and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites

Fundamentals  Properties  and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites
  • Author : Joseph H. Koo
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-31
  • Total pages : 697
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : Discusses polymer nanocomposites composed of a family of polymeric materials whose properties are capable of being tailored to meet specific applications....

Advances in Composite Materials for Medicine and Nanotechnology

Advances in Composite Materials for Medicine and Nanotechnology
  • Author : Brahim Attaf
  • Publisher : IntechOpen
  • Release Date : 2011-04-01
  • Total pages : 662
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : Due to their good mechanical characteristics in terms of stiffness and strength coupled with mass-saving advantage and other attractive physico-chemical properties, composite materials are successfully used in medicine and nanotechnology fields. To this end, the chapters composing the book have been divided into the following sections: medicine, dental and pharmaceutical ...

Fundamentals Properties and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites

Fundamentals  Properties  and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites
  • Author : Joseph H. Koo
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-31
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : 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 polymer nanocomposites, are studied. In the final chapter, a brief overview ...

Advances in Composite Materials for Medicine and Nanotechnology

Advances in Composite Materials for Medicine and Nanotechnology
  • Author : Brahim Attaf
  • Publisher : IntechOpen
  • Release Date : 2011-04-01
  • Total pages : 662
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : Due to their good mechanical characteristics in terms of stiffness and strength coupled with mass-saving advantage and other attractive physico-chemical properties, composite materials are successfully used in medicine and nanotechnology fields. To this end, the chapters composing the book have been divided into the following sections: medicine, dental and pharmaceutical ...

Polymer Nanocomposites

Polymer Nanocomposites
  • Author : Xingyi Huang,Chunyi Zhi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-05-06
  • Total pages : 351
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : This book focuses on the fundamental principles and recent progress in the field of electrical and thermal properties of polymer nanocomposites. The physical and chemical natures determining the electrical and thermal properties of polymer nanocomposites are discussed in detail. The authors describe the range of traditional and emerging polymer nanocomposites ...

Functional and Physical Properties of Polymer Nanocomposites

Functional and Physical Properties of Polymer Nanocomposites
  • Author : Aravind Dasari,James Njuguna
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-06-13
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : The first book to extensively cover nanoparticles, this addresses some of the key issues in nanocomposites. Polymer nanocomposites (polymers reinforced with nanoparticles), are of great interest due to their remarkable mechanical, thermal, chemical properties as well as optical, electronic, and magnetic applications Potential applications include automobile body parts, high-barrier packaging ...

Polymer Nanocomposite Research Advances

Polymer Nanocomposite Research Advances
  • Author : Sabu Thomas,Gennadiń≠ Efremovich Zaikov
  • Publisher : Nova Publishers
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 394
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : The present book focuses on the preparation, properties, characterisation and applications of polymer nanocomposites. The various manufacturing techniques, analysis of morphology, filler dispersion, and interfacial interactions have been described are detail. In the case of polymer nanocomposites, filler dispersion, intercalation/exfoliation, orientation and filler-matrix interaction are the main parameters that ...

Polymer Nanocomposites for Advanced Engineering and Military Applications

Polymer Nanocomposites for Advanced Engineering and Military Applications
  • Author : Ramdani, Noureddine
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2019-04-01
  • Total pages : 435
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : The field of polymer nanocomposites has become essential for engineering and military industries over the last few decades as it applies to computing, sensors, biomedical microelectronics, hard coating, and many other domains. Due to their outstanding mechanical and thermal features, polymer nanocomposite materials have recently been developed and now have ...

Polymer Nanotube Nanocomposites

Polymer Nanotube Nanocomposites
  • Author : Vikas Mittal
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-12-14
  • Total pages : 460
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : Provides a one-stop source for information on synthesis, properties, and potential applications of nanotube reinforced polymer nanocomposites Research on polymer nanotube composites is a relatively new field, and a lot of development is required to achieve a very large-scale commercial application. Although a number of developments have taken place in ...

Experimental Characterization Predictive Mechanical and Thermal Modeling of Nanostructures and Their Polymer Composites

Experimental Characterization  Predictive Mechanical and Thermal Modeling of Nanostructures and Their Polymer Composites
  • Author : Francesco Marotti De Sciarra,Pietro Russo
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2018-03-23
  • Total pages : 342
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : Experimental Characterization, Predictive Mechanical and Thermal Modeling of Nanostructures and Their Polymer Composite focuses on the recent observations and predictions regarding the size-dependent mechanical properties, material properties and processing issues of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) and other nanostructured materials. The book takes various approaches, including dedicated characterization methods, theoretical approaches and ...

Handbook of Polymer Nanocomposites for Industrial Applications

Handbook of Polymer Nanocomposites for Industrial Applications
  • Author : Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-11-16
  • Total pages : 800
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : Handbook of Polymer Nanocomposites for Industrial Applications summarizes the properties of polymer nanocomposites, discusses their industrial scale fabrication methods, and presents their applications for various industrial sectors at both experimental and theoretical models scales. The book also addresses existing challenges for the use of polymer nanocomposites in major industrial sectors. ...

Polymer Nanocomposites Containing Graphene

Polymer Nanocomposites Containing Graphene
  • Author : Mostafizur Rahaman,Lalatendu Nayak,Ibnelwaleed A. Hussein,Narayan Chandra Das
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-09-15
  • Total pages : 816
  • ISBN : 0857090240
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Summary : Polymer Nanocomposites Containing Graphene: Preparation, Properties and Applications provides detailed up-to-date information on the characterization, synthesis, processing, properties and application of these materials. Key topics that are covered in the book include: the methods of synthesis and preparation of graphene as well as different processes and methods of functionalization and ...