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Advances in Sustainable Polymer Composites

Advances in Sustainable Polymer Composites
  • Author : Md Rezaur Rahman
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 15 September 2020
  • ISBN : 0128203420
  • Pages : 306 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Advances in Sustainable Polymer Composites reviews recent scientific findings on the production and use of sustainable polymers and composites as innovative new materials. The book discusses the importance of sustainable polymers in terms of current practices and how to address environmental and economic issues. Attention is focused on the physical, chemical and electrical properties of these composites. The book also looks at the lifecycle of both single and hybrid polymers and nanocomposites, with chapters covering the latest research findings on sustainable polymer composites with various filler loadings and their improvement on compatibility. From the viewpoint of polymer composites, this book covers not only well-known sustainable future trends in sustainable polymers and composites, but also advanced materials produced from micro, nano and pico-scale fillers that achieve better physical and mechanical results. Features advanced materials produced from micro, nano and pico-scale fillers Emphasizes the modeling and prediction of thermal, rheological and mechanical behavior Covers various types of fillers and different reinforcement agents Focuses on all aspects of fabrication, characterization and applications Addresses sustainability approaches and solutions


Advances in Sustainable Polymer Composites

Advances in Sustainable Polymer Composites
  • Author : Md Rezaur Rahman
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 15 September 2020
GET THIS BOOKAdvances in Sustainable Polymer Composites

Advances in Sustainable Polymer Composites reviews recent scientific findings on the production and use of sustainable polymers and composites as innovative new materials. The book discusses the importance of sustainable polymers in terms of current practices and how to address environmental and economic issues. Attention is focused on the physical, chemical and electrical properties of these composites. The book also looks at the lifecycle of both single and hybrid polymers and nanocomposites, with chapters covering the latest research findings on


Advances in Sustainable Polymers

Advances in Sustainable Polymers
  • Author : Vimal Katiyar,Amit Kumar,Neha Mulchandani
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 03 March 2020
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This book discusses synthesis and characterization of sustainable polymers. The book covers opportunities and challenges of using sustainable polymers to replace existing petroleum based feedstock. This volume provides insights into the chemistry of polymerization, and discusses tailoring the properties of the polymers at the source in order fit requirements of specific applications. The book also covers processing of these polymers and their critical assessment. The book will be of use to chemists and engineers in the industry and academia working


Advances in Sustainable Polymers

Advances in Sustainable Polymers
  • Author : Vimal Katiyar,Raghvendra Gupta,Tabli Ghosh
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 05 November 2019
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This book provides a systematic overview of the processing and applications of sustainable polymers. The volume covers recent advances in biomedical, food packaging, fuel cell, membrane, and other emerging applications. The book begins by addressing different sections of biomedical application including use of carbohydrate-based therapeutics, nanohybrids, nanohydrogels, bioresorbable polymers and their composites, polymer-grafted nanobiomaterials for biomedical devices and implants, nanofibres, and others. The second part of this book discusses various processing and packaging materials for food packaging applications. The last


Sustainable Polymer Composites and Nanocomposites

Sustainable Polymer Composites and Nanocomposites
  • Author : Inamuddin,Sabu Thomas,Raghvendra Kumar Mishra,Abdullah M. Asiri
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 01 February 2019
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This book presents emerging economical and environmentally friendly polymer composites that are free of the side effects observed in traditional composites. It focuses on eco-friendly composite materials using granulated cork, a by-product of the cork industry; cellulose pulp from the recycling of paper residues; hemp fibers; and a range of other environmentally friendly materials procured from various sources. The book presents the manufacturing methods, properties and characterization techniques of these eco-friendly composites. The respective chapters address classical and recent aspects


Handbook of Sustainable Polymers

Handbook of Sustainable Polymers
  • Author : Vijay Kumar Thakur,Manju Kumari Thakur
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 05 January 2016
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The 21st century offers vast challenges for researchers all around the globe, especially regarding the effective use of sustainable polymers and their materials for different applications. With this focus, sustainable polymers are now rising as one of the most feasible alternatives to traditional synthetic polymers/materials for a variety of industrial uses. This book is an archival reference for researchers and students working in the field of sustainable polymers and their applications in industry. It focuses on the processing and


Sustainable Composites for Aerospace Applications

Sustainable Composites for Aerospace Applications
  • Author : Mohammad Jawaid,Mohamed Thariq
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 27 April 2018
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Sustainable Composites for Aerospace Applications presents innovative advances in the fabrication, characterization and applications of LDH polymer nanocomposites. It covers fundamental structural and chemical knowledge and explores various properties and characterization techniques, including microscopic, spectroscopic and mechanical behaviors. Users will find a strong focus on the potential applications of LDH polymer nanocomposites, such as in energy, electronics, electromagnetic shielding, biomedical, agricultural, food packaging and water purification functions. This book provides comprehensive coverage of cutting-edge research in the field of LDH


Advanced Polymeric Materials for Sustainability and Innovations

Advanced Polymeric Materials for Sustainability and Innovations
  • Author : Sajith Thottathil,Sabu Thomas,Nandakumar Kalarikkal,Didier Rouxel
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 01 October 2018
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This informative volume discusses recent advancements in the research and development in synthesis, characterization, processing, morphology, structure, and properties of advanced polymeric materials. With contributions from leading international researchers and professors in academic, government and industrial institutions, Advanced Polymeric Materials for Sustainability and Innovations has a special focus on eco-friendly polymers, polymer composites, nanocomposites, and blends and materials for traditional and renewable energy. In this book the relationship between processing-morphology-property applications of polymeric materials is well established. Recent advances in


Advances in Polymer Nanocomposites

Advances in Polymer Nanocomposites
  • Author : Fengge Gao
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 October 2012
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The addition of nanoparticles to polymer composites has led to a new generation of composite materials with enhanced and novel properties. Advances in polymer nanocomposites reviews the main types of polymer nanocomposites and their applications. Part one reviews types of polymer nanocomposites according to fillers. Processing of carbon nanotube-based nanocomposites, layered double hydroxides (LDHs) and cellulose nanoparticles as functional fillers and reinforcement are discussed, alongside calcium carbonate and metal-polymer nanocomposites. Part two focuses on types of polymer nanocomposites according to


Sustainable Polymer Composites and Nanocomposites

Sustainable Polymer Composites and Nanocomposites
  • Author : Inamuddin,Sabu Thomas,Raghvendra Kumar Mishra,Abdullah M. Asiri
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 01 February 2019
GET THIS BOOKSustainable Polymer Composites and Nanocomposites

This book presents emerging economical and environmentally friendly polymer composites that are free of the side effects observed in traditional composites. It focuses on eco-friendly composite materials using granulated cork, a by-product of the cork industry; cellulose pulp from the recycling of paper residues; hemp fibers; and a range of other environmentally friendly materials procured from various sources. The book presents the manufacturing methods, properties and characterization techniques of these eco-friendly composites. The respective chapters address classical and recent aspects


Advances in Wood Composites

Advances in Wood Composites
  • Author : Antonios N. Papadopoulos
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 17 April 2020
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Wood composites have shown very good performance, and substantial service lives when correctly specified for the exposure risks present. Selection of an appropriate product for the job should be accompanied by decisions about the appropriate protection, whether this is by design, by preservative treatment or by wood modification techniques. This Special Issue, Advances in Wood Composites presents recent progress in enhancing and refining the performance and properties of wood composites by chemical and thermal modification and the application of smart


Bio-Based Polymers and Composites

Bio-Based Polymers and Composites
  • Author : Richard Wool,Xiuzhi Susan Sun
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 August 2011
GET THIS BOOKBio-Based Polymers and Composites

Bio-Based Polymers and Composites is the first book systematically describing the green engineering, chemistry and manufacture of biobased polymers and composites derived from plants. This book gives a thorough introduction to bio-based material resources, availability, sustainability, biobased polymer formation, extraction and refining technologies, and the need for integrated research and multi-disciplinary working teams. It provides an in-depth description of adhesives, resins, plastics, and composites derived from plant oils, proteins, starches, and natural fibers in terms of structures, properties, manufacturing, and


Advances in High Temperature Ceramic Matrix Composites and Materials for Sustainable Development

Advances in High Temperature Ceramic Matrix Composites and Materials for Sustainable Development
  • Author : Mrityunjay Singh
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 12 June 2017
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Global population growth and tremendous economic development has brought us to the crossroads of long-term sustainability and risk of irreversible changes in the ecosystem. Energy efficient and ecofriendly technologies and systems are critically needed for further growth and sustainable development. While ceramic matrix composites were originally developed to overcome problems associated with the brittle nature of monolithic ceramics, today the composites can be tailored for customized purposes and offer energy efficient and ecofriendly applications, including aerospace, ground transportation, and power


Tribology of Polymer Composites

Tribology of Polymer Composites
  • Author : Sanjay Mavinkere Rangappa,Suchart Siengchin,Jyotishkumar Parameswaranpillai,Klaus Friedrich
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 September 2020
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Tribology of Polymer Composites: Characterization, Properties, and Applications provides an exhaustive overview of the latest research, trends, applications and future directions of the tribology of polymer composites. Covering novel methods for the synthesis of polymer composites and their properties, the book starts by reviewing the fabrication techniques, wear and frictional properties of polymer composite materials. From there, it features chapters looking at the tribological behavior and properties of specific polymer composite materials such as synthetic fiber-reinforced, cellulose fiber-reinforced, wood fiber,


Advanced Fibre-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites for Structural Applications

Advanced Fibre-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites for Structural Applications
  • Author : J Bai
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 September 2013
GET THIS BOOKAdvanced Fibre-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites for Structural Applications

Advanced fibre-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites have become essential materials for the building of new structures and for the repair of existing infrastructure. Advanced fibre-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites for structural applications provides an overview of different advanced FRP composites and the use of these materials in a variety of application areas. Part one introduces materials used in the creation of advanced FRP composites including polyester, vinylester and epoxy resins. Part two goes on to explore the processing and fabrication of advanced


Hybrid Nanomaterials

Hybrid Nanomaterials
  • Author : Suneel Kumar Srivastava,Vikas Mittal
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 June 2017
GET THIS BOOKHybrid Nanomaterials

A hybrid material is defined as a material composed of an intimate mixture of inorganic components, organic components, or both types of components. In the last few years, a tremendous amount of attention has been given towards the development of materials for efficient energy harvesting; nanostructured hybrid materials have also been gaining significant advances to provide pollutant free drinking water, sensing of environmental pollutants, energy storage and conservation. Separately, intensive work on high performing polymer nanocomposites for applications in the