Nanostructured Polymer Blends

Written By Sabu Thomas
Nanostructured Polymer Blends
  • Publsiher : William Andrew
  • Release : 28 November 2013
  • ISBN : 1455731609
  • Pages : 576 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Nanostructured Polymer Blends by author: Sabu Thomas which was release on 28 November 2013 and published by William Andrew with total page 576 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Over 30% of commercial polymers are blends or alloys or one kind or another. Nanostructured blends offer the scientist or plastics engineer a new range of possibilities with characteristics including thermodynamic stablility; the potential to improve material transparency, creep and solvent resistance; the potential to simultaneously increase tensile strength and ductility; superior rheological properties; and relatively low cost. Nanostructured Polymer Blends opens up immense structural possibilities via chemical and mechanical modifications that generate novel properties and functions and high-performance characteristics at a low cost. The emerging applications of these new materials cover a wide range of industry sectors, encompassing the coatings and adhesives industry, electronics, energy (photovoltaics), aerospace and medical devices (where polymer blends provide innovations in biocompatible materials). This book explains the science of nanostructure formation and the nature of interphase formations, demystifies the design of nanostructured blends to achieve specific properties, and introduces the applications for this important new class of nanomaterial. All the key topics related to recent advances in blends are covered: IPNs, phase morphologies, composites and nanocomposites, nanostructure formation, the chemistry and structure of additives, etc. Introduces the science and technology of nanostructured polymer blends – and the procedures involved in melt blending and chemical blending to produce new materials with specific performance characteristics Unlocks the potential of nanostructured polymer blends for applications across sectors, including electronics, energy/photovoltaics, aerospace/automotive, and medical devices (biocompatible polymers) Explains the performance benefits in areas including rheological properties, thermodynamic stablility, material transparency, solvent resistance, etc.

Nanostructured Polymer Blends

Nanostructured Polymer Blends
  • Author : Sabu Thomas,Robert Shanks,Sarath Chandran
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2013-11-28
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : Over 30% of commercial polymers are blends or alloys or one kind or another. Nanostructured blends offer the scientist or plastics engineer a new range of possibilities with characteristics including thermodynamic stablility; the potential to improve material transparency, creep and solvent resistance; the potential to simultaneously increase tensile strength and ductility; ...

Nanostructured Polymer Blends

Nanostructured Polymer Blends
  • Author : Roberto Scaffaro,Luigi Botta
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-11-28
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : Nanofillers can play two important roles in polymer blends. The first is the improvement of various properties such as mechanical, barrier, thermal, flame retardancy, and electrical properties. The second is the modification of miscibility/compatibility and morphology of polymer blends. The mechanism of action of nanoparticles to modify the morphology, ...

Nanostructured Polymer Blends

Nanostructured Polymer Blends
  • Author : Chandran C. Sarath,Robert A. Shanks,S. Thomas
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-11-28
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : Miscibility and compatibility in polymer blends is a topic of great academic and industrial importance. This is because miscibility and compatibility contribute to morphology, properties, and performance. Miscibility results in one phase; compatibility creates a disperse phase with size and stability determined by interfacial interactions. Miscible polymer properties are averaged ...

Design and Applications of Nanostructured Polymer Blends and Nanocomposite Systems

Design and Applications of Nanostructured Polymer Blends and Nanocomposite Systems
  • Author : Sabu Thomas,Robert Shanks,Sarath Chandran
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2015-09-22
  • Total pages : 442
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : Design and Applications of Nanostructured Polymer Blend and Nanocomposite Systems offers readers an intelligent, thorough introduction to the design and applications of this new generation of designer polymers with customized properties. The book assembles and covers, in a unified way, the state-of-the-art developments of this less explored type of material. ...

Nanostructured Polymer Blends

Nanostructured Polymer Blends
  • Author : Gity Mir Mohamad Sadeghi,Mahsa Sayaf
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-11-28
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : Block copolymers (BCPs) consist of two or more chemically different polymers connected covalently, and are polymer alloys. Due to their thermodynamic incompatibility and chain connectivity, the phase separation between two (or more) blocks occurs only in a tens of nanometers range. Nanostructures are based on block copolymer self-assembly. They are ...

Nanostructured Polymer Blends and Composites in Textiles

Nanostructured Polymer Blends and Composites in Textiles
  • Author : Mihai Ciocoiu,Seghir Maamir
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-01-05
  • Total pages : 444
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : This new volume reviews recent academic and technological developments behind new engineered modified nanotextile materials. The developments in textiles using nanotechnology give ordinary materials improved properties, such as better water resistance, enhanced moisture and odor reduction, increased strength and elasticity, and resistance to bacteria, among other improvements. The research reported ...

Nanostructured Polymer Blends

Nanostructured Polymer Blends
  • Author : Goddeti Siva Mohan Reddy,Jaragula Jayaramudu,Kokkarachedu Varaprasad,Rotimi Sadiku,Shanavas Abdul Jailani,Blessing Atim Aderibigbe
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-11-28
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : Liquid crystals constitute a fascinating class of soft condensed matter characterized by the counterintuitive combination of fluidity and long-range order. Today liquid crystals are best known for their exceptionally successful application in flat panel displays, but they actually exhibit a plethora of unique and attractive properties that offer tremendous potential ...

Nanostructured Polymer Blends

Nanostructured Polymer Blends
  • Author : Kokkarachedu Varaprasad,Emmanuel Rotimi Sadiku,Koduri Ramam,Jaragula Jayaramudu,G. Siva Mohan Reddy
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-11-28
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : Nanostructured hydrogels represent a unique class of materials that synergizes the advantageous features of hydrogels. Research into nanostructured hydrogels for biomedical applications has seen great progress in recent years owing to their unlimited potential to advance human health. The development of nanotechnology provides opportunities to characterize, manipulate, and organize matter ...

Nanostructured Polymer Blends

Nanostructured Polymer Blends
  • Author : Golap Kalita,Masayoshi Umeno,Masaki Tanemura
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-11-28
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : Blending conducting polymers with inorganic nanostructures has attracted significant interest as a means of combining the desirable physical and optoelectronic properties of both materials. This chapter explains the fabrication and characterization of silicon (Si) nanostructures and blending them with conducting polymers. Si nanocrystals, nanowires, and nanocones were synthesized from Si ...

Micro and Nanostructured Polymer Blends

Micro  and Nanostructured Polymer Blends
  • Author : Holger Ruckdäschel
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Micro and Nanostructured Polymer Systems

Micro  and Nanostructured Polymer Systems
  • Author : Sabu Thomas,Robert Shanks,Jithin Joy
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-01-05
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : This book focuses on the recent trends in micro- and nano-structured polymer systems, particularly natural polymers, biopolymers, biomaterials, and their composites, blends, and IPNs. This valuable volume covers the occurrence, synthesis, isolation, production, properties and applications, modification, as well as the relevant analysis techniques to reveal the structures and properties ...

Nanostructured Immiscible Polymer Blends

Nanostructured Immiscible Polymer Blends
  • Author : Suprakas Sinha Ray,Reza Salehiyan
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-09-17
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : Nanostructured Immiscible Polymer Blends: Migration and Interface covers a wide range of nanoparticle types, emphasizing the mechanisms and parameters involved in the migration of nanofillers inside immiscible polymer blends. This book explores the influence of nanoparticle migration on the localization, and hence, morphology development, electrical conductivity, and met-rheological properties of ...

Micro and Nanostructured Multiphase Polymer Blend Systems

Micro  and Nanostructured Multiphase Polymer Blend Systems
  • Author : Charef Harrats,Sabu Thomas,Gabriel Groeninckx
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2005-09-29
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : Micro- and Nanostructured Multiphase Polymer Blend Systems: Phase Morphology and Interfaces focuses on the formation of phase morphology in polymer blends and copolymers and considers various types of blends including thermosets, thermoplastics, thermoplastic vulcanizates, and structured copolymers. The book carefully debates the processing...

Fracture Mechanics of Nanostructured Polymer Blends with Janus Particles

Fracture Mechanics of Nanostructured Polymer Blends with Janus Particles
  • Author : Ronak Bahrami
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : Read online Fracture Mechanics of Nanostructured Polymer Blends with Janus Particles written by Ronak Bahrami, published by which was released on 2018. Download full Fracture Mechanics of Nanostructured Polymer Blends with Janus Particles Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Nanostructured Polymer Blends

Nanostructured Polymer Blends
  • Author : Oluranti Sadiku-Agboola,Emmanuel Rotimi Sadiku
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-11-28
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 1455731609
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Summary : In recent years there has been a great deal of research on the subject of nanostructured materials. Structure across a range of length scales has been of particular interest. Theoretical modeling of nanostructured formation in polymer blends has gained considerable momentum due to the increased interest in nanostructures, such as ...