By Sabu Thomas, Kuruvilla Joseph, S. K. Malhotra, Koichi Goda, M. S. Sreekala
Polymer composites are fabrics within which the matrix polymer is strengthened with organic/inorganic fillers of a distinct measurement and form, resulting in more desirable functionality of the consequent composite. those fabrics discover a broad variety of functions in such varied fields as geotextiles, development, electronics, scientific, packaging, and cars.
This first systematic reference at the subject emphasizes the features and measurement of this reinforcement.
The authors are major researchers within the box from academia, executive, undefined, in addition to deepest study associations around the globe, and undertake a pragmatic technique the following, masking such features because the education, characterization, houses and conception of polymer composites.
The publication starts off through discussing the cutting-edge, new demanding situations, and possibilities of assorted polymer composite platforms. Interfacial characterization of the composites is mentioned intimately, as is the macro- and micromechanics of the composites. Structure-property relationships in numerous composite structures are defined with assistance from theoretical versions, whereas processing thoughts for numerous macro- to nanocomposite structures and the impact of processing parameters at the homes of the composite are reviewed intimately. The characterization of microstructure, elastic, viscoelastic, static and dynamic mechanical, thermal, tribological, rheological, optical, electric and barrier homes are highlighted, in addition to their myriad functions.
Divided into 3 volumes: Vol. 1. Macro- and Microcomposites; Vol. 2. Nanocomposites; and Vol. three. Biocomposites.