Polymer Nanocomposites (Woodhead Publishing Series in by Yiu-Wing Mai,Zhong-Zhen Yu

By Yiu-Wing Mai,Zhong-Zhen Yu

Polymer nanocomposites are polymer matrices strengthened with nano-scale fillers. This new classification of composite fabrics has proven greater optical, electric and dielectric homes. this crucial e-book starts via interpreting the features of the most varieties of polymer nanocomposites after which experiences their varied applications.

Part one makes a speciality of polymer/nanoparticle composites, their synthesis, optical homes and electric conductivity. half describes undefined, dielectric and thermal behaviour of polymer/nanoplatelet composites, while polymer/nanotube composites are the topic of half 3. The processing and business functions of those nanocomposite fabrics are mentioned partly 4, together with makes use of in gas cells, bioimaging and sensors in addition to the manufacture and purposes of electrospun polymer nanocomposite fibers, nanostructured transition steel oxides, clay nanofiller/epoxy nanocomposites, hybrid epoxy-silica-rubber nanocomposites and different rubber-based nanocomposites.

Polymer nanocomposites: actual homes and purposes is a important reference instrument for either the learn group and pros eager to find out about those fabrics and their purposes in such components as gasoline cellphone, sensor and biomedical technology.

  • Gives a entire overview of polymer nanocomposites and their properties
  • A typical reference in this area
  • Written through amazing editors and a overseas crew of authors

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