Graphene to Polymer Graphene Nanocomposites Book

Graphene to Polymer Graphene Nanocomposites

  • Author : Ayesha Kausar
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-09-23
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 286
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323909389

Graphene to Polymer Graphene Nanocomposites Excerpt :

Graphene to Polymer/Graphene Nanocomposites: Emerging Research and Opportunities brings together the latest advances and cutting-edge methods in polymer/graphene nanocomposites that offer attractive properties and features, leading to a broad range of valuable applications. The initial chapters of this book explain preparation, properties, modification, and applications of graphene and graphene-based multifunctional polymeric nanocomposites. Later, the state-of-the-art potential of polymer/graphene nanocomposites for hierarchical nanofoams, graphene quantum dots, graphene nanoplatelets, graphene nanoribbons, etc., has been elucidated. The subsequent chapters focus on specific innovations and applications including stimuli-responsive graphene-based materials, anticorrosive coatings, applications in electronics and energy devices, gas separation and filtration membrane applications, aerospace applications, and biomedical applications. Throughout the book, challenges, and future opportunities in the field of polymer/graphene nanocomposites are discussed and analyzed. This is an important resource for researchers, scientists, and students/academics working with graphene and across the fields of polymer composites, nanomaterials, polymer science, chemistry, chemical engineering, biomedical engineering, materials science, and engineering, as well those in an industrial setting who are interested in graphene or innovative materials. Explores the fundamentals, preparation, properties, processing, and applications of graphene and multifunctional polymer-graphene nanocomposites. Focuses on the state of the art including topics such as nano-foam architectures, graphene quantum dots, graphene nanoplatelets, graphene nanoribbons, and other graphene nanostructures. Provides advanced applications including shape memory materials, anticorrosion materials, electronics and energy devices, gas separation and filtration membranes, aerospace relevance, and biomedical applications.

Polymer Nanocomposites Containing Graphene Book

Polymer Nanocomposites Containing Graphene

  • Author : Mostafizur Rahaman
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-08-22
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 816
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128216408

Polymer Nanocomposites Containing Graphene Excerpt :

Polymer Nanocomposites Containing Graphene: Preparation, Properties and Applications provides detailed up-to-date information on the characterization, synthesis, processing, properties and application of these materials. Key topics that are covered in the book include: the methods of synthesis and preparation of graphene as well as different processes and methods of functionalization and modification of graphene for improving composite properties. The preparation techniques focus on which method is advantageous for getting improvements in properties along with their drawbacks. The structure and property relationships are also discussed in detail. The issues related to graphene dispersion in polymer matrices is also addressed as well as the use of graphene as reinforcement in thermoset resins. The different properties of the composites like mechanical, electrical, dielectric, thermal, rheological, morphology, spectroscopy, electronic, optical, and toxicity are reviewed from the geometrical and functional point of view. Applications cover electrical and electronic fields, flame and fire retardancy, structural, sensing and catalysis, membrane, in fuel cell and solar energy, hydrogen production, aerospace engineering, packaging, and biomedical/bioengineering fields. Up-to-date patents on graphene-polymer nanocomposites are also covered. Those working in graphene-based materials will benefit from the detailed knowledge presented in this book on graphene synthesis, composite preparation methods, and the related problems associated with them. The book will enable researchers to select the appropriate composite as per their respective field of application. Presents novel approaches for the preparation of graphene, its modification and nanocomposites with enhanced properties for state-of-the-art applications Special attention is given to how graphene is synthesized through different routes, their functionality, dispersion related matters and structural aspects controlling th

Polymer Graphene Nanocomposites Book

Polymer Graphene Nanocomposites

  • Author : Vikas Mittal
  • Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 267
  • ISBN 10 : 9781849735674

Polymer Graphene Nanocomposites Excerpt :

This is an important handbook for anyone wishing to get a comprehensive view of graphene nanocomposites and bring established methodologies into their laboratory.

Graphene Based Polymer Nanocomposites in Electronics Book

Graphene Based Polymer Nanocomposites in Electronics

  • Author : Kishor Kumar Sadasivuni
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-01-19
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 382
  • ISBN 10 : 9783319138756

Graphene Based Polymer Nanocomposites in Electronics Excerpt :

This book covers graphene reinforced polymers, which are useful in electronic applications, including electrically conductive thermoplastics composites, thermosets and elastomers. It systematically introduces the reader to fundamental aspects and leads over to actual applications, such as sensor fabrication, electromagnetic interference shielding, optoelectronics, superconductivity, or memory chips. The book also describes dielectric and thermal behaviour of graphene polymer composites - properties which are essential to consider for the fabrication and production of these new electronic materials. The contributions in this book critically discuss the actual questions in the development and applications of graphene polymer composites. It will thus appeal to chemists, physicists, materials scientists as well as nano technologists, who are interested in the properties of graphene polymer composites.

Graphite  Graphene  and Their Polymer Nanocomposites Book

Graphite Graphene and Their Polymer Nanocomposites

  • Author : Prithu Mukhopadhyay
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-10-30
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 631
  • ISBN 10 : 9781439827796

Graphite Graphene and Their Polymer Nanocomposites Excerpt :

Graphite, Graphene, and Their Polymer Nanocomposites presents a compilation of emerging research trends in graphene-based polymer nanocomposites (GPNC). International researchers from several disciplines share their expertise about graphene, its properties, and the behavior of graphene-based composites. Possibly the first published monograph of its kind, this book provides a comprehensive snapshot of graphite, graphene, and their PNCs, including the underlying physics and chemistry, and associated applications. Beginning with an introduction to natural and synthetic graphite, the precursors to graphene, the text describes their properties, characterization techniques, and prominent commercial applications. The focus then moves to graphene and its unique features, and techniques for its characterization. The chapters cover advances in electrochemical exfoliation of graphite, as well as exfoliation routes to produce graphene and graphite nanoplatelets for polymer composites. They also explore commercial use of graphene-based materials, such as emerging clean energy and pulse laser applications, and use as nanofillers in epoxy-based composites. The authors provide an overview of nanofillers and address two methods for GPNC preparation as well as specialized properties of GPNC. With its multidisciplinary approach, this book provides a broader scientific and engineering perspective necessary for meaningful advancements to take place.

Functionalized Graphene Nanocomposites and Their Derivatives Book

Functionalized Graphene Nanocomposites and Their Derivatives

  • Author : Mohammad Jawaid
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-11-01
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 368
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128145531

Functionalized Graphene Nanocomposites and Their Derivatives Excerpt :

Functionalized Graphene Nanocomposites and Their Derivatives: Synthesis, Processing and Applications explains how the functionalization technique is used to create graphene nanocomposites, also exploring its current uses in industrial applications. Graphene-based nanocomposites are one of the major advancements in polymer-based materials, thus the synthesis, nanoscale dimensions, high aspect ratio, mechanical, electrical and thermal properties of graphene and its derivative have all been major areas of research in the last decade. This important reference covers these updates and is a critical book for those working in the fields of materials processing and characterization. Explains how graphene is functionalized and used in the fabrication of nanocomposites for a range of applications Explores why the properties of functionalized graphene make it such a useful, versatile material Describes, in detail, the functionalization process for utilization in graphene

Composites and Their Properties Book

Composites and Their Properties

  • Author : Ning Hu
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2012-08-22
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 518
  • ISBN 10 : 9789535107118

Composites and Their Properties Excerpt :

Composites are a class of material, which receives much attention not only because it is on the cutting edge of active material research fields due to appearance of many new types of composites, e.g., nanocomposites and bio-medical composites, but also because there are a great deal of promises for their potential applications in various industries ranging from aerospace to construction due to their various outstanding properties. This book mainly deals with fabrication and property characterization of various composites by focusing on the following topics: functional and structural nanocomposites, numerical and theoretical modelling of various damages in long fiber reinforced composites and textile composites, design, processing and manufacturing technologies and their effects on mechanical properties of composites, characterization of mechanical and physical properties of various composites, and metal and ceramic matrix composites. This book has been divided into five sections to cover the above contents.

Polymer Nanocomposites for Advanced Engineering and Military Applications Book

Polymer Nanocomposites for Advanced Engineering and Military Applications

  • Author : Ramdani, Noureddine
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2019-04-01
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 435
  • ISBN 10 : 9781522578390

Polymer Nanocomposites for Advanced Engineering and Military Applications Excerpt :

The field of polymer nanocomposites has become essential for engineering and military industries over the last few decades as it applies to computing, sensors, biomedical microelectronics, hard coating, and many other domains. Due to their outstanding mechanical and thermal features, polymer nanocomposite materials have recently been developed and now have a wide range of applications. Polymer Nanocomposites for Advanced Engineering and Military Applications provides emerging research on recent advances in the fabrication methods, properties, and applications of various nano-fillers including surface-modification methods and chemical functionalization. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as barrier properties, biomedical microelectronics, and matrix processing, this book is ideally designed for engineers, industrialists, chemists, government officials, military professionals, practitioners, academicians, researchers, and students.

Diverse Applications of Organic Inorganic Nanocomposites  Emerging Research and Opportunities Book

Diverse Applications of Organic Inorganic Nanocomposites Emerging Research and Opportunities

  • Author : Clarizia, Gabriele
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2019-10-25
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 237
  • ISBN 10 : 9781799815327

Diverse Applications of Organic Inorganic Nanocomposites Emerging Research and Opportunities Excerpt :

Nanocomposite materials are multiphase materials where the interactions between the different components are enhanced by their intimate contact. Indeed, this emerging class of innovative materials guarantees excellent macroscopic properties by taking advantage of the peculiar characteristics that nanometer-sized fillers give to a suitable matrix compared to those obtainable with the same fillers at micrometric dimensions. These innovative materials improve and extend the range of desirable properties. Diverse Applications of Organic-Inorganic Nanocomposites: Emerging Research and Opportunities s a pivotal reference source that provides vital research on the application of organic-inorganic nanocomposite materials within various professional disciplines and in different human activities. While highlighting topics such as photocatalysis, atomistic modeling, and membrane separation, this publication explores the strengths and weaknesses of nanocomposites as well as future concepts and devices. This book is ideally designed for chemists, biologists, engineers, researchers, government professionals, academicians, and postgraduate students.

Polymer Functionalized Graphene Book

Polymer Functionalized Graphene

  • Author : Arun Kumar Nandi
  • Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Release Date : 2021-06-28
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 434
  • ISBN 10 : 9781788019682

Polymer Functionalized Graphene Excerpt :

There is an immense variety of research on polymer functionalized graphene (PFG). Functionalization of graphene is necessary for improvement of the compatibility with polymers. Applications of these graphene polymer hybrids include in chemical and biological sensing, photovoltaic devices, supercapacitors and batteries, dielectric materials and drug/gene delivery vehicles. This book will shed light on the synthesis, properties and applications of these new materials, covering two methods (covalent and noncovalent) for producing polymer functionalized graphene. Chapters cover physical, optical, mechanical and electronic properties, applications of polymer functionalized graphene in energy harvesting and storage, and uses in biomedicine and bioengineering. Written by an expert in the field, Polymer Functionalized Graphene will be of interest to graduate students and researchers in polymer chemistry and nanoscience.

Nanocomposites Book


  • Author : Farzad Ebrahimi
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2012-09-27
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 516
  • ISBN 10 : 9789535107620

Nanocomposites Excerpt :

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.

Functional Polymers by Reversible Deactivation Radical Polymerisation Book

Functional Polymers by Reversible Deactivation Radical Polymerisation

  • Author : Nikhil K Singha
  • Publisher : Smithers Rapra
  • Release Date : 2017-03-30
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 390
  • ISBN 10 : 9781910242575

Functional Polymers by Reversible Deactivation Radical Polymerisation Excerpt :

Synthesis of tailor-made functional polymers with controlled architecture is very challenging. The functional groups present in the monomer often either prevent polymerisation or lead to several side reactions. In this regard, reversible deactivation radical polymerisation (RDRP) techniques are useful tools to prepare macromolecular architectures with controlled molecular weight, architecture, and narrow dispersity. This book delineates the advances in the area of RDRP to prepare functional polymers for a wide range of applications like in self-healing, oil- and water-resistant coatings, controlled drug delivery systems and so on. The worthy contribution from renowned experts working in the area of RDRP makes this book invaluable to researchers in these important areas such as:Introduction and historical development of RDRP.Polymer-nanohybrid materials.Telechelic polymers with controlled end functionality.Functional polymers via a combination of RDRP and 'click' chemistry.Fluorinated polymers.Polymers for biomedical applications.The book will be of prime interest for polymer scientists as well as material scientists dealing with functional polymer synthesis for different applications. It will also be a good source of knowledge for researchers working on functional polymeric materials and their composites.

Graphene based Nanotechnologies for Energy and Environmental Applications Book

Graphene based Nanotechnologies for Energy and Environmental Applications

  • Author : Mohammad Jawaid
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-08-02
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 446
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128158128

Graphene based Nanotechnologies for Energy and Environmental Applications Excerpt :

Graphene-Based Nanotechnologies for Energy and Environmental Applications explores how graphene-based materials are being used to make more efficient, reliable products and devices for energy storage and harvesting and environmental monitoring and purification. The book outlines the major sustainable, recyclable, and eco-friendly methods for using a range of graphene-based materials in innovative ways. It represents an important information source for materials scientists and engineers who want to learn more about the use of graphene-based nanomaterials to create the next generation of products and devices in energy and environmental science. Graphene-based nanotechnologies are at the heart of some of the most exciting developments in the fields of energy and environmental research. Graphene has exceptional properties, which are being used to create more effective products for electronic systems, environmental sensing devices, energy storage, electrode materials, fuel cell, novel nano-sorbents, membrane and photocatalytic degradation of environmental pollutants especially in the field of water and wastewater treatment. Covers synthesis, preparation and application of graphene based nanomaterials from different sources Demonstrates systematic approaches to the design, synthesis, characterization and applications of graphene-based nanocomposites in order to establish their important relationship with end-user applications Discusses the challenges in ensuring reliability and scalability of graphene-based nanotechnologies

Innovations in Graphene Based Polymer Composites Book

Innovations in Graphene Based Polymer Composites

  • Author : Sanjay M.R.
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2022-01-01
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 450
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128237908

Innovations in Graphene Based Polymer Composites Excerpt :

Innovations in Graphene-Based Polymer Composites reviews recent developments in this important field of research. The book's chapters focus on processing methods, functionalization, mechanical, electrical and thermal properties, applications and life cycle assessment. Leading researchers from industry, academia and government research institutions from across the globe have contributed to the book, making it a valuable reference resource for materials scientists, academic researchers and industrial engineers working on recent developments in the area of graphene-based materials, graphene-based polymer blends and composites. Readers will gain insights into what has been explored to-date, along with associated benefits and challenges for the future. Presents a strong emphasis on synthesis methods, functionalization, processing and properties Includes chapters on characterization, electrical conductivity and modeling and simulation Provides recent advances in applications, including drawbacks and future scope