Advanced Polymeric Materials : From Macro- to Nano-Length Scales Hardback
Edited by Sabu (Professor of Polymer Science and Technology and Honorary Director of the Centre for Na Thomas, Nandakumar (Assoc Prof & Head, Advanced Materials Laboratory, School of Pure and Applied Kalarikkal, Maciej (Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland) Jaroszewski, Josmine P. (Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India) Jose
The aim of this new compendium is to provide a solid understanding of the recent developments in advanced polymeric materials from macro- to nano-length scales.
Composites are becoming more important because they can help to improve our quality of life, such as being put into service in flight vehicles, automobiles, boats, pipelines, buildings, roads, bridges, and dozens of other products, including medical products.
The chapters cover a multitude of important advances, including explanations of the significance of the new fillers, like graphene and carbon nanotubes, in different matrix systems.
Coverage of the application of these materials in biological and others fields also makes this book unique.
Topics include advances on the processing, properties, recyclability, and reparability, and applications for polymer matrix composites, ceramic matrix composites, carbon matrix composites, wood-based composites, biocomposites, ecocomposites, nanocomposites, and more.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 262 pages, 129 Illustrations, black and white
- Publisher: Apple Academic Press Inc.
- Publication Date: 21/09/2015
- Category: Polymer chemistry
- ISBN: 9781771880961