This book provides a compilation of innovative fabrication strategies and utilization methodologies that are frequently adopted in the advanced composite materials community.
It addresses developing appropriate composites to efficiently utilize macro- and nanoscale features. It covers a selection of key aspects of composite materials, including history, reinforcements, matrix materials, mechanical properties, physical properties, theory, and applications. The volume reviews the research developments of a number of widely studied composite materials with different matrices.
Key features of this book:
- Contains new coverage of nanocomposites
- Reflects the latest theoretical and engineering and industrial applications of composite materials
- Provides design methods with numerical information and technical formulations needed for researchers
- Presents a critical review of progress in research and development on composite materials
- Offers comments on future research direction and ideas for product development
Table of Contents
1. Conformational Analysis of Ag-Au Nanoalloy Clusters: A CDFT Approach
Prabhat Ranjan, Ajay Kumar, and Tanmoy Chakraborty
2. Methods for Nanostructures’ Mechanical Properties Determination
A. A. Shushkov and A. V. Vakhrushev
3. Multilevel Computer Simulation: Basic Tool of Nanotechnology Simulations for “Production 4.0” Revolution
A. V. Vakhrushev
4. On Strengthening of Epoxy-Composites by Filling with Microdispersions of SiC, TiN, and Cement
5. Some Innovative, Results-Oriented Scientific Research That Lead to Development in the Field of Inorganic Polymer Science
6. Nanocomposites for Enviromental Protection: Technological Vision and the Next-Generation Environmental Engineering Technique
7. Transport Coefficients in Multicomponent Systems: Mutual Diffusion, Self-Diffusion, and Tracer Diffusion
Ana C. F. Ribeiro
8. Condensed Phosphates as Inorganic Polymers and Various Domains of Their Applications
M. Avaliani et al.
9. Quantum Molecular Spintronics, Nanoscience, and Graphenes
Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano
10. Characterization Techniques for Polymers and Polymer Nanocomposites
11. Mechanisms of Action of Multifunctional Media Submitted by Nano- and Ultrafine Iodine Compounds on Pathogens of Bacterial and Fungium Etiology
V. B. Golubchikov, A. V. Zhivotkov, and A. V. Vakhrushev
12. Methods of Obtaining and Application of Graphene
A. V. Gumovskii and A. V. Vakhrushev
Alexander V. Vakhrushev, DSc, is a professor at the M.T. Kalashnikov Izhevsk State Technical University in Russia, where he teaches theory, calculating, and design of nano- and microsystems. He is also the Chief Researcher of the Department of Information-Measuring Systems of the Institute of Mechanics of the Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences and Head of the Department of Nanotechnology and Microsystems of Kalashnikov Izhevsk State Technical University. He has over 400 publications to his name, including monographs, articles, reports, reviews, and patents. He has received several awards, including an Academician A. F. Sidorov Prize from the Ural Division of the Russian Academy of Sciences and Honorable Scientist of the Udmurt Republic.
A. K. Haghi, PhD, is the author and editor of 165 books as well as of 1000 published papers in various journals and conference proceedings. Dr. Haghi has received several grants, consulted for a number of major corporations, and is a frequent speaker to national and international audiences. Since 1983, he served as professor at several universities. He is currently Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Chemoinformatics and Chemical Engineering and the Polymers Research Journal and is on the editorial boards of many international journals. He is also a member of the Canadian Research and Development Center of Sciences and Cultures (CRDCSC), Montreal, Quebec, Canada.