Article - 12 Oct 2008
Clays have been used as low cost fillers and extenders, at the 20-30 weight percent (wt%) level since Adam was a lad. These phase separated microcomposites offered improved rigidity but less strength,...
Article - 6 Oct 2005
Researchers at Queen Mary, University of London and the Universite Paris Sud have used Accelrys' density functional theory (DFT) code CASTEP to study the formation of clay-polymer nanocomposite...
News - 5 Apr 2012
Research and Markets has included a new book titled ‘In-situ Synthesis of Polymer Nanocomposites’ to its catalogue.
John Wiley and Sons’ new book helps readers to understand the proven strategies and...
Article - 10 Mar 2016
For a truly non-destructive characterization of nanostructures, small angle X-ray scattering (SAXS) is an ideal method, and it can be performed to compliment other methods, e.g. atomic force...
Article - 27 Jun 2005
The area of nanocomposites comprises the nanomaterials and processing methods that are used to disperse nanoparticles in ceramics, metals or plastics. Different types of nanocomposites, framework...
News - 18 Aug 2012
Research and Markets has included a new book titled ‘Characterization Techniques for Polymer Nanocomposites. Polymer Nano-, Micro- and Macrocomposites’ to its catalogue.
John Wiley and Sons’ new book...
News - 8 Oct 2010
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The World Market for Nanocomposites (Metal Nanoparticles, Nanotubes, Nanoclays, Nanofibers, Graphene, Fullerenes and POSS)" report to their...
Head of the Advanced
Composites and Coatings Research Centre.
Advanced Composites and Coatings Research Centre is involved in the processing,
characterisation and use of advanced...
News - 2 Nov 2012
Research and Markets has announced the addition of Woodhead Publishing Ltd's new book "Advances in polymer nanocomposites: Types and applications" to their offering.
The addition of...
News - 26 Feb 2014
We live surrounded by polymers and today, rather than come up with new polymers, there is a tendency to modify them in order to obtain new applications.
Carbon nanotubes have excellent...