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Nanocomposites

New Trends and Developments

This book is a result of contributions of experts from international scientific community working in different aspects of nanocomposite science and applications and reports on the state of the art research and development findings on nanocomposites through original and innovative research studies. Through its 19 chapters the reader will have access to works related to the theory, and characterization of various types of nanocomposites such as composites of cellulose and metal nanoparticles, polymer/clay, polymer/Carbon and polymer-graphene nanocomposites and several other exciting topics while it introduces the various applications of nanocomposites in water treatment, supercapacitors, green energy generation, anticorrosive and antistatic applications, hard coatings, antiballistic and electroconductive scaffolds. Besides, it reviews multifunctional nanocomposites, photonics of dielectric nanostructures and electron scattering in nanocomposite materials.

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NanocompositesNew Trends and DevelopmentsEdited by Farzad Ebrahimi

Published: September 27th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/3389

ISBN: 978-953-51-0762-0

Copyright year: 2012

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70204 Total Chapter Downloads

30 Crossref Citations

97 Web of Science Citations

131 Dimensions Citations

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1. Polymer/ Clay Nanocomposites: Concepts, Researches, Applications and Trends for The Future

By Priscila Anadão

3059

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2. Carbon Nanotube Embedded Multi-Functional Polymer Nanocomposites

By Jeong Hyun Yeum, Sung Min Park, Il Jun Kwon, Jong Won Kim, Young Hwa Kim, Mohammad

2641

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3. Polymer-Graphene Nanocomposites: Preparation, Characterization, Properties, and Applications

By Kuldeep Singh, Anil Ohlan and S.K. Dhawan

9891

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4. Composites of Cellulose and Metal Nanoparticles

By Ricardo J. B. Pinto, Márcia C. Neves, Carlos Pascoal Neto and Tito Trindade

6398

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5. High Performance PET/Carbon Nanotube Nanocomposites: Preparation, Characterization, Properties and Applications

By Jun Young Kim and Seong Hun Kim

2774

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6. Hard Nanocomposite Coatings, Their Structure and Properties

By A. D. Pogrebnjak and V. M. Beresnev

2372

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7. Polymer Nanocomposite Hydrogels for Water Purification

By Manja Kurecic and Majda Sfiligoj Smole

6004

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8. Ecologically Friendly Polymer-Metal and Polymer-Metal Oxide Nanocomposites for Complex Water Treatment

By Amanda Alonso, Julio Bastos-Arrieta, Gemma.L. Davies, Yurii.K. Gun’ko, Núria Vigués, Xavier Muñoz-Berbel, Jorge Macanás, Jordi Mas, Maria Muñoz and Dmitri N. Muraviev

2517

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9. Impact Response of Nanofluid-Reinforced Antiballistic Kevlar Fabrics

By Roberto Pastore, Giorgio Giannini, Ramon Bueno Morles, Mario Marchetti and Davide Micheli

2804

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10. Graphene/Semiconductor Nanocomposites: Preparation and Application for Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution

By Xiaoyan Zhang and Xiaoli Cui

6027

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11. New Frontiers in Mechanosynthesis: Hydroxyapatite – and Fluorapatite – Based Nanocomposite Powders

By Bahman Nasiri–Tabrizi, Abbas Fahami, Reza Ebrahimi–Kahrizsangi and Farzad Ebrahimi

2678

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12. Application of Nanocomposites for Supercapacitors: Characteristics and Properties

By Dongfang Yang

6530

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13. Conducting Polymer Nanocomposites for Anticorrosive and Antistatic Applications

By Hema Bhandari, S. Anoop Kumar and S. K. Dhawan

4307

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14. Electroconductive Nanocomposite Scaffolds: A New Strategy Into Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

By Masoud Mozafari, Mehrnoush Mehraien, Daryoosh Vashaee and Lobat Tayebi

3188

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15. Photonics of Heterogeneous Dielectric Nanostructures

By Vladimir Dzyuba, Yurii Kulchin and Valentin Milichko

1798

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16. Effect of Nano-TiN on Mechanical Behavior of Si3N4 Based Nanocomposites by Spark Plasma Sintering (SPS)

By Jow-Lay Huang and Pramoda K. Nayak

1997

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17. Synthesis and Characterization of Ti-Si-C-N Nanocomposite Coatings Prepared by a Filtered Vacuum Arc with Organosilane Precursors

By Seunghun Lee, P. Vijai Bharathy, T. Elangovan, Do-Geun Kim and Jong-Kuk Kim

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18. Study of Multifunctional Nanocomposites Formed by Cobalt Ferrite Dispersed in a Silica Matrix Prepared by Sol-Gel Process

By Nelcy Della Santina Mohallem, Juliana Batista Silva, Gabriel L. Tacchi Nascimento and Victor L. Guimarães

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19. Interfacial Electron Scattering in Nanocomposite Materials: Electrical Measurements to Reveal The Nc-MeN/a-SiNx Nanostructure in Order to Tune Macroscopic Properties

By R. Sanjinés and C. S. Sandu

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