1st Edition

Nanocomposites and Functional Materials
Fabrication, Characterization and Application

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ISBN 9781498716352
May 15, 2021 Forthcoming by CRC Press
200 Pages

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Book Description

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.

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Yingtao Liu, Ph.D, is an assistant professor at the University of Oklahoma, Norman, USA.