Nanocomposites and Functional Materials
Fabrication, Characterization and Application
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This book reviews the recent research activities and publications concerning nanocomposites and functional materials, focusing on their fabrication, characterization, and diverse applications. It is designed to provide a clear idea of all the challenges that lie ahead before a nanocomposite or multifunctional material system can be implemented in a real structure. The book also discusses different techniques, providing pros and cons for each, allowing the reader to decide the best approach for his/her application.
Table of Contents
Introduction. Fundamental Issues in Nanocomposite Fabrication. Carbon Clay and Nanotubes Based Polymer Matrix Composites. Polymer – Inorganic Nanocomposites. Multi-Functional Composites and Materials. Morphology and Property Characterization. Applications of Nanocomposites in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering. Applications of Nanocomposites in Civil Engineering.
Yingtao Liu, Ph.D, is an assistant professor at the University of Oklahoma, Norman, USA.