Composites and Advanced Materials for Industrial Applications

Composites and Advanced Materials for Industrial Applications

Advances in Chemical and Materials Engineering (ACME) Book Series ISSN:2327-5448 EISSN:2327-5456 Editor-in-Chief: J. Paulo Davim, University of Aveiro, Portugal MISSION The cross disciplinary approach of chemical and materials ...

Author: Kumar, K.

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781522552178

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 402

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The design and study of materials is a pivotal component to new discoveries in the various fields of science and technology. By better understanding the components and structures of materials, researchers can increase their applications across different industries. Composites and Advanced Materials for Industrial Applications is a critical scholarly resource that examines recent advances in the field of application of composite materials. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as nanocomposites, hybrid composites, and fabrication techniques, this book is a vital reference source for engineers, academics, researchers, students, professionals, and practitioners seeking current research on improvements in manufacturing processes and developments of new analytical and testing methods.
Categories: Technology & Engineering

Advances in Chemical Engineering

Advances in Chemical Engineering

Du Pont recently announced the formation of a new composites division to consolidate operations and ... The businesses just discussed are supported by developments in two broad areas, materials science and the life sciences.

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Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 0080565603

Category: Science

Page: 273

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Advances in Chemical Engineering
Categories: Science

Fundamentals and Recent Advances in Nanocomposites Based on Polymers and Nanocellulose

Fundamentals and Recent Advances in Nanocomposites Based on Polymers and Nanocellulose

This book is of great interest to researchers , scientists , and advanced students working with bio - based materials , and across polymer science , nanomaterials , composite materials , plastics engineering , chemical engineering ...

Author: Md Rezaur Rahman

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780323858182

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 312

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Fundamentals and Recent Advances in Nanocomposites Based on Polymers and Nanocellulose brings together the latest research in cellulose-based nanocomposites, covering fundamentals, processing, properties, performance, applications, and the state of the art. The book begins by explaining the fundamentals of cellulose and cellulose-based nanocomposites, including sources, extraction, types, classification, linkages, model structure, model compounds, and characterization techniques. The second part of the book covers the incorporation of cellulose fillers to improve the properties or characteristics of nanocomposites, organized by composite category, including in aerogels, thermoplastic composites, thermoset composites, bioplastic composites, carbon nanofibers, rubber composites, carbon fibers, and foaming materials. Throughout these chapters, there is an emphasis on the latest innovations and application potential. Finally, applications are explored in more detail, notably focusing on the utilization of nanocellulose in biodegradable composites for biomedical applications, along with other important industrial application areas. This book is of great interest to researchers, scientists, and advanced students working with bio-based materials, and across polymer science, nanomaterials, composite materials, plastics engineering, chemical engineering, materials science and engineering, as well as R&D professionals, engineers, and industrialists interested in the development of bio-based materials for advanced applications or material commercialization. Presents the fundamentals of cellulose-based nanocomposites, including sources, extraction, types, classification, linkages, structure, compounds, and characterization. Discusses and analyzes the most suitable fabrication methods and processing techniques for cellulose as a reinforcement in a range of composites. Opens the door to a range of cutting-edge applications and considers key aspects such as cost, lifecycle, and biodegradability.
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Recycling of Plastics Metals and Their Composites

Recycling of Plastics  Metals  and Their Composites

“Introduction to composite materials”, Composite and Nanocomposite Materials From Knowledge to Industrial Applications. DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.91285. Nishida, Y. (2001). Recycling of metal matrix composites. Advanced Engineering ...

Author: R.A. Ilyas

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781000521429

Category: Science

Page: 445

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Having a solid understanding of materials recycling is of high importance, especially due to the growing use of composites in many industries and increasingly strict legislation and concerns about the disposal of composites in landfills or by incineration. Recycling of Plastics, Metals, and Their Composites provides a comprehensive review of the recycling of waste polymers and metal composites. It provides the latest advances and covers the fundamentals of recycled polymers and metal composites, such as preparation, morphology, and physical, mechanical, thermal, and flame-retardancy properties. FEATURES Offers a state-of-the-art review of the recycling of polymer composites and metal composites for sustainability Describes a life-cycle analysis to help readers understand the true potential value and market for these recycled materials Details potential applications of recycled polymer and metal composites Includes the performance of natural fiber–reinforced recycled thermoplastic polymer composites under aging conditions and the recycling of multi-material plastics Covers recycling technologies, opportunities, and challenges for polymer-matrix composites This book targets technical professionals in the metal and polymer industries as well as researchers, scientists, and advanced students. It is also of interest to decision makers at material suppliers, recycled metal and polymer product manufacturers, and governmental agencies working with recycled metal and polymer composites.
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Process Analysis Design and Intensification in Microfluidics and Chemical Engineering

Process Analysis  Design  and Intensification in Microfluidics and Chemical Engineering

... please visit: https://www.igi-global.com/book-series/advances-chemical-materials-engineering/73687 The Geometry of ... US$195.00 Composites and Advanced Materials for Industrial Applications K. Kumar (Birla Institute of Technology, ...

Author: Santana, Harrson Silva

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781522571391

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 367

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Microfluidics represent great potential for chemical processes design, development, optimization, and chemical engineering bolsters the project design of industrial processes often found in large chemical plants. Together, microfluidics and chemical engineering can lead to a more complete and comprehensive process. Process Analysis, Design, and Intensification in Microfluidics and Chemical Engineering provides emerging research exploring the theoretical and practical aspects of microfluidics and its application in chemical engineering with the intention of building pathways for new processes and product developments in industrial areas. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as design techniques, hydrodynamics, and numerical modelling, this book is ideally designed for engineers, chemists, microfluidics and chemical engineering companies, academicians, researchers, and students.
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Composite Materials

Composite Materials

The book targets researchers in the field of advanced composite materials and ceramics, students of materials science and engineering at the postgraduate level, as well as material engineers and scientists working in industrial R& D sectors ...

Author: It Meng Low

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780128208793

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 690

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Composite materials have been well developed to meet the challenges of high-performing material properties targeting engineering and structural applications. The ability of composite materials to absorb stresses and dissipate strain energy is vastly superior to that of other materials such as polymers and ceramics, and thus they offer engineers many mechanical, thermal, chemical and damage-tolerance advantages with limited drawbacks such as brittleness. Composite Materials: Manufacturing, Properties and Applications presents a comprehensive review of current status and future directions, latest technologies and innovative work, challenges and opportunities for composite materials. The chapters present latest advances and comprehensive coverage of material types, design, fabrication, modelling, properties and applications from conventional composite materials to advanced composites such as nanocomposites, self-healing and smart composites. The book targets researchers in the field of advanced composite materials and ceramics, students of materials science and engineering at the postgraduate level, as well as material engineers and scientists working in industrial R& D sectors for composite material manufacturing. Comprehensive coverage of material types, design, fabrication, modelling, properties and applications from conventional composite materials to advanced composites such as nanocomposites, self-healing and smart composites Features latest advances in terms of mechanical properties and other material parameters which are essential for designers and engineers in the composite and composite reinforcement manufacturing industry, as well as all those with an academic research interest in the subject Offers a good platform for end users to refer to the latest technologies and topics fitting into specific applications and specific methods to tackle manufacturing or material processing issues in relation to different types of composite materials
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Strategic Applications of Measurement Technologies and Instrumentation

Strategic Applications of Measurement Technologies and Instrumentation

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Author: Palchoudhury, Soubantika

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781522554073

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 223

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Measurement techniques form the basis of scientific, engineering, and industrial innovations. The methods and instruments of measurement for different fields are constantly improving, and it’s necessary to address not only their significance but also the challenges and issues associated with them. Strategic Applications of Measurement Technologies and Instrumentation is a collection of innovative research on the methods and applications of measurement techniques in medical and scientific discoveries, as well as modern industrial applications. The book is divided into two sections with the first focusing on the significance of measurement strategies in physics and biomedical applications and the second examining measurement strategies in industrial applications. Highlighting a range of topics including material assessment, measurement strategies, and nanoscale materials, this book is ideally designed for engineers, academicians, researchers, scientists, software developers, graduate students, and industry professionals.
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Composite Materials Engineering Volume 1

Composite Materials Engineering  Volume 1

The development of composite materials has enriched modern material systems, contributed to sustainable advances in materials ... requirements of the aerospace and defense industries triggered the design of advanced composite materials.

Author: Xiao-Su Yi

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9789811056963

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 765

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This book is the first of two volumes providing comprehensive coverage of the fundamental knowledge and technology of composite materials. It covers a variety of design, fabrication and characterization methods as applied to composite materials, particularly focusing on the fiber-reinforcement mechanism and related examples. It is ideal for graduate students, researchers, and professionals in the fields of Materials Science and Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering.
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Nanotechnology in Aerospace and Structural Mechanics

Nanotechnology in Aerospace and Structural Mechanics

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Author: Ramdani, Noureddine

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781522579229

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 356

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The realms of aerospace and structural mechanics have been revolutionized due to a plethora of technological advances. These two important sectors most notably have been impacted by the advancement of nanotechnology and have introduced potential groundbreaking changes for lightweight, high strength, and improved electronic properties of nanomaterials. Nanotechnology in Aerospace and Structural Mechanics aims to provide a collection of innovative research on the latest development of materials and methods for designing smart and intelligent devices for use in the field of space research and structural mechanics. It provides a thorough study of the fabrication and control of mechanical systems required for the successful application of nanotechnology in aerospace and structural engineering. While highlighting topics including nanomaterial properties, aerospace electronics, and polymer nanocomposites, this book is ideally designed for engineers, researchers, students, and academicians with interests in the fields of civil engineering, mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, and nanoscience.
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Tribology in Sustainable Composites

Tribology in Sustainable Composites

Akin D. E. Chemistry of plant fibres, in Industrial Applications of Natural Fibres: Structure, Properties and Technical ... Cahn R. W. and Barnes J. F. Technology of the 1990s: Advanced materials and predictive design [and discussion].

Author: Jitendra Kumar Katiyar

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781000641097

Category: Nature

Page: 106

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Tribological performance of sustainable composites depend upon external parameters such as interface and environmental temperature, contact pressure and behavior of contact materials at interface and so forth. This book covers sustainable composites and bio- composites in terms of proper selection of reinforcements, methods to improve the thermal and mechanical properties, techniques for uniform dispersion of the reinforcements and their tribological performance. Also, it details the testing and damage characterization methods of these sustainable composites. Features: 1. Presents fundamental knowledge of sustainable composites, including chemical composition, structural features and fabrication techniques. 2. Provides an analytical overview of the different types of characterization techniques and tribological methods. 3. Provides an extensive review on bio- composite properties and their tribological performance for biomedical application. 4. Contains extensive reviews on cutting- edge research on lightweight materials for future applications in a variety of industries and their tribological performance. 5. Provides the application of sustainable composites in various fields such as aerospace, automobile, medical etc. This book is aimed for Researchers, Professionals and Graduate students of Tribology, Composites, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Engineering.
Categories: Nature