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Nanocomposites and Polymers with Analytical Methods

This book contains 16 chapters. In the first part, there are 8 chapters describing new materials and analytic methods. These materials include chapters on gold nanoparticles and Sol-Gel metal oxides, nanocomposites with carbon nanotubes, methods of evaluation by depth sensing, and other methods. The second part contains 3 chapters featuring new materials with unique properties including optical non-linearities, new materials based on pulp fibers, and the properties of nano-filled polymers. The last part contains 5 chapters with applications of new materials for medical devices, anodes for lithium batteries, electroceramics, phase change materials and matrix active nanoparticles.

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Nanocomposites and Polymers with Analytical MethodsEdited by John Cuppoletti

Published: August 9th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1548

ISBN: 978-953-307-352-1

Copyright year: 2011

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98742 Total Chapter Downloads

29 Crossref Citations

81 Web of Science Citations

116 Dimensions Citations

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1. Polymer Nanocomposites: From Synthesis to Applications

By S. Anandhan and S. Bandyopadhyay

16180

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2. PVA / Montmorillonite Nanocomposites: Development and Properties

By Andreas A. Sapalidis, Fotios K. Katsaros and Nick K. Kanellopoulos

7981

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3. Silver and Gold Nanoparticles on Sol-Gel TiO2, ZrO2, SiO2 Surfaces: Optical Spectra, Photocatalytic Activity, Bactericide Properties

By Anna Eremenko, Natalia Smirnova, Iurii Gnatiuk, Oksana Linnik, Nadezhda Vityuk, Yulia Mukha and Aleksander Korduban

7494

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4. New Composite Materials Modified with Nano-Layers of Functionalized Polymers for Bioanalysis and Medical Diagnostics

By Dmitry Kapustin, Anna Prostyakova, Yana Bryk, Elena Yagudaeva and Vitaly Zubov

2066

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5. Polymer Nanocomposite Materials Based on Carbon Nanotubes

By Adam J. Proud, Rabin Bissessur and Douglas C. Dahn

2253

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6. Mechanical Properties Evaluation of Bulk and Coated Material by Depth Sensing Indentation

By J.V. Fernandes, N.A. Sakharova, J.M. Antunes and M.C. Oliveira

2426

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7. Composites of Engineering Plastics with Layered Silicate Nanofillers: Preparation and Study of Microstructure and Thermomechanical Properties

By Petroula A. Tarantili

3650

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8. Sintered Materials Based on Copper and Alumina Powders Synthesized by a Novel Method

By Marija Korać, Željko Kamberović, Zoran Anđić and Mirjana Filipovic

3438

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9. Optical Nonlinearities of Colloidal Metal Quantum Dot - Glass Composites for Nanophotonics

By Binita Ghosh and Purushottam Chakraborty

2602

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10. Structural Characterisation of Kraft Pulp Fibres and Their Nanofibrillated Materials for Biodegradable Composite Applications

By Gary Chinga-Carrasco, Arttu Miettinen, Cris L. Luengo Hendriks, E. Kristofer Gamstedt and Markku Kataja

4665

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11. Properties of Nanofillers in Polymer

By Damien M. Marquis, Éric Guillaume and Carine Chivas-Joly

19255

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12. Novel Electroceramic: Polymer Composites - Preparation, Properties and Applications

By Padmaja Guggilla and Ashok K. Batra

4515

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13. Designing Bio-Inspired Composite Materials for Medical Applications

By Oana Craciunescu and Lucia Moldovan

3206

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14. Silicon Based Composite Anode for Lithium Ion Battery

By Angathevar Veluchamy and Chil-Hoon Doh

12951

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15. Nano-Structured Calcium Silicate Phase Change Materials for Packaging Temperature Sensitive Products

By James H. Johnston

3764

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16. Matrix Active Micro- and Nanocomposites Based on the Polymer, Semiconductive and Ferropiezoceramic Materials

By Mahmud Kerimov, Mirza Kurbanov, Azad Bayramov and Ali Mamedov

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