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Title Polymer-Based Multifunctional Nanocomposites and Their Applications / edited by Kenan Song, Chuntai Liu, John Zhanhu Guo.
Imprint Amsterdam : Elsevier, [2019]


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Description 1 online resource (348 pages)
Note Chapter 5: Self-Healing Fiber Composites With a Self-Pressurized Healing System.
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Subject Nanostructured materials.
Composite materials.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Front Cover; Polymer-Based Multifunctional Nanocomposites and Their Applications; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Chapter 1: Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites With Microfluidic Technology; 1.1. Introduction; 1.2. Microfluidic Platforms for Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites Synthesis; 1.2.1. The Types and Fabrication Techniques of Microfluidic Platforms; 1.2.2. Flow Patterns; 1.3. Synthesis of Organic Nanoparticles by Microreactors; 1.4. Synthesis of Inorganic Nanoparticles by Microreactor; 1.4.1. Metal Nanoparticles; 1.4.2. Metal Oxide Nanoparticles; 1.4.3. Quantum Dots.
1.5. Inorganic Hybrid Nanoparticles and Nanocomposites1.5.1. Metal Alloy Materials; 1.5.2. Core-Shell Quantum Dots; 1.6. Organic Hybrid Functional Nanoparticles Synthesis and Their Applications for Drug Delivery; 1.7. Conclusions and Outlooks; Acknowledgments; References; Chapter 2: Cluster Beam Synthesis of Polymer Composites with Nanoparticles; 2.1. Introduction; 2.1.1. Functionalities of Polymers with Nanoparticles; 2.1.2. Synthesis of Polymers with NPs; 2.2. Formation of Cluster Beams; 2.2.1. Cluster Nucleation and Growth; 2.2.2. Cluster Sources; Evaporation Sources. Surface Erosion Sources2.2.2.3. Supersonic (Free-Jet) and Matrix Assembly Sources; 2.3. Cluster Deposition/Embedment on/in Polymers; 2.3.1. Fundamental Aspects of Nanoparticle Interaction with Polymer Surfaces; 2.3.2. Deposition and Implantation of Clusters; 2.4. Properties of Polymer Composites With Nanoparticles; 2.5. Applications of Nanocomposite Polymer Films; 2.5.1. Formation of Electronic Components; 2.5.2. Nanocomposites in Optics and Photovoltaics; 2.5.3. Polymer Nanocomposites for Biological Applications; 2.6. Conclusions; References.
Chapter 3: Thermal Conduction in Polymer Composites3.1. Introduction; 3.2. Fundamentals of Phonon Transport in Solid Materials; 3.3. Thermal Conduction in Polymers; 3.3.1. Why Are Polymers Traditionally Called Thermal Insulators?; 3.3.2. Factors Playing a Critical Role in Thermal Conduction in Polymers; 3.4. Thermal Conduction in Polymer Composites; 3.4.1. Challenges; 3.4.2. Carbon Filler-Based Polymer Composites; 3.4.3. Ceramic Filler-Based Polymer Composites; 3.4.4. Metallic Filler-Based Polymer Composites; 3.5. Strategies to Enhance Thermal Conduction; 3.5.1. Filler Alignment.
3.5.2. Filler Surface Modification3.5.3. Hybrid Fillers; 3.5.4. Other Strategies and Materials; Optically Transparent, Thermally-Conductive Materials (OPTTCM); Thermally Conductive Soft Elastomers; Thermally Conductive Laminates; 3.6. Applications; 3.7. Thermally Insulative Materials; 3.8. Summary and Outlook; References; Chapter 4: Epoxy-Based Multifunctional Nanocomposites; 4.1. Introduction; 4.2. Composite Preparations; 4.3. Mechanical Reinforcements; 4.4. Wear Resistance; 4.5. Self-Cleaning; 4.6. Self-Healing; 4.7. Conclusions; References.
Other Author Guo, John Zhanhu.
Song, Kenan.
Liu, Chuntai.
Other Title Print version: Guo, John Zhanhu. Polymer-Based Multifunctional Nanocomposites and Their Applications. San Diego : Elsevier, ©2018 9780128150672