• Polymer-Clay Nanocomposites is an indispensable text for polymer scientists, composites formulators, materials engineers, resin producers, filters and additive producers as well as university lecturers, and organic and inorganic chemists working in this important and fascinating area. (wiley.com)
  • The book then moves on to discussing the different types of blends, composites and nanocomposites with their type of polymer matrixes such as thermoplastics, thermoset, natural rubbers and synthetic rubbers. (wiley-vch.de)
  • By combination of CNTs and RTILs, attractive nanocomposites could be obtained which are useful for the study of protein direct electrochemistry [ 8 - 10 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Different methods have been developed for fabricating CNTs/RTILs nanocomposite-based biosensors including electrode modification by RTIL/CNTs/polymer, layer-by-layer self-assembly, CNTs/RTIL pastes, or dispersion of RTIL/CNTs [ 8 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • In this study, we focused on the regeneration temperature of carbon aerogel-potassium carbonate (CA-KC) nanocomposites, where KC nanocrystals were formed in the mesopores of the CAs. (hindawi.com)
  • The nature of the carbon nanotube/polymer bonding and the curvature of the carbon nanotubes within the polymer have arisen as particular factors in the efficacy of the carbon nanotubes to actually provide any enhanced stiffness or strength to the nanocomposite. (nsti.org)
  • Here the effects of carbon nanotube curvature and interface interaction with the matrix on the nanocomposite stiffness are investigated using micromechanical analysis. (nsti.org)
  • A nanocomposite containing amine functionalized multiwalled carbon nanotubes and a room temperature ionic liquid (1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium tetrafluoroborate) was prepared and applied for glucose oxidase (GOx) immobilization on glassy carbon electrode. (hindawi.com)
  • Method for improving particulate mixing and heat transfer in tumbling mixers and rotary kiln, Polyurethane Foam−Clay Nanocomposites: Nanoclays as Cell Openers, and Reticulated Vitreous Carbon Controlled Pore Size and Enhanced Electrical Conductivity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Using clay platelets that do not swell or exfoliate in water, using an organic cross-linker such as N,N-methylenebisacrylamide(BIS), mixing of clay and BIS, or preparing nanocomposite hydrogels in a method other than cross-link, will be unsuccessful. (wikipedia.org)
  • Polymer-clay nanocomposites are formed through the union of two very different materials with organic and mineral pedigrees. (wiley.com)
  • Polymer-Clay Nanocomposites presents the first comprehensive overview of the state of the art of these materials since they were first reported a decade ago. (wiley.com)
  • Tensile testings were performed on nanocomposite hydrogels to measure the stress and strain it experiences when elongated under room temperature. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Young's modulus and tensile strength of the PBS/ACN nanocomposites increased from 115.36 and 33.67 MPa for the neat PBS to 130.55 MPa and 39.97 MPa, respectively. (springer.com)
  • Processing of polymer nanocomposites usually requires special attention since the resultant structure-micro- and nano-level, is directly influenced by among other factors, polymer/nano-additive chemistry and the processing strategy. (springer.com)
  • The book looks into the recent advances in the ex-situ production routes and properties of aluminum and magnesium based metal matrix nanocomposites (MMNCs), produced either by liquid or semi-solid state methods. (springer.com)
  • The proposed nanocomposite provided a favorable microenvironment to preserve the bioactivity of GOx. (hindawi.com)
  • The proposed nanocomposite not only provided a favorable microenvironment to preserve the bioactivity of GOx but also could effectively facilitate the enzyme direct electron transfer to the electrode. (hindawi.com)
  • Cu 2 O/Bi 5 O 7 I nanocomposites were prepared by a facile thermal decomposition process and chemical reduction route. (springer.com)
  • Nanocomposite hydrogels are observed to be temperature sensitive and will change temperature when their surrounding is altered. (wikipedia.org)
  • This book consolidates knowledge, from fundamental to product development, on polymer nanocomposites processing with special emphasis on the processing-structure-property-performance relationships in a wide range of polymer nanocomposites. (springer.com)
  • Multi-dimensional Al2O3/Ni nanocomposites with preserved multifunctional magnetic properties are successfully fabricated by an aqueous monomer suspension casting and coating processes. (azom.com)
  • The Polymers, Nanocomposites and Modelling Research Centre is involved in the study of advanced polymeric systems, the application of computer simulation and mathematical modelling to. (azom.com)
  • This study presents the use of nanocomposites, comprised of an anchoring particle and a polymer, as "coagoflocculants" for the efficient and rapid reduction of TSS and turbidity in wastewater with a high organic load. (hindawi.com)
  • nevertheless, in the present study we designed a new nanocomposite based on the amine functionalized MWCNTs (NH 2 -MWCNTs). (hindawi.com)
  • This work covers our approach to preparing well-dispersed nanocomposites using an industrially relevant twin screw process for a wide variety of polymer types and nanofillers. (nsti.org)
  • The new approach to making nanocomposites can also be applied to biocompatible polymers and could be used to make stents and other biomedical devices, McKinley said. (medgadget.com)
  • The fourth chapter provides an overview of the polymer nanocomposites structural elucidation techniques, such as X-ray diffraction and scattering, microscopy and spectroscopy, rheology. (springer.com)
  • Hysteresis is used to measure the compression properties of nanocomposite hydrogels, which shows that this material can withstand around 90% compression. (wikipedia.org)
  • Consequently the nanocomposite material is reinforced in every direction and the material exhibits very little distortion even when heated to temperatures above 150 degrees Celsius. (medgadget.com)
  • The term nanocomposite is used if the combination of organic and inorganic structural units yield a material with composite properties. (wikipedia.org)