By A. K. Haghi, G. E. Zaikov

ISBN-10: 1620811707

ISBN-13: 9781620811702

This ebook provides the instruments of nanotechnology which can construct, snapshot, and manage nanostructures to construct fabrics and units. It bridges the distance among certain technical guides which are past the grab of non-specialists and renowned technological know-how books, that could be extra technology fiction than truth. It offers a desirable, scientifically sound therapy, available to engineers and scientists outdoors the sector or even to scholars on the undergraduate point. This e-book concludes with a glance at a few state of the art functions and prophecies for the longer term. It builds a great heritage in characterisation and fabrication equipment whereas integrating the physics, chemistry, and biology points. It makes a speciality of purposes and studying engineering elements of nanotube and nanofibre fabrics.

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This work shows that solvent choice can have a dramatic effect on the mechanical properties of CNTspolymer composites [90]. Also, critical CNTs concentration has defined as optimum improvement of mechanical properties of nanotube composites where a fine network of filler formed [91]. There are other effective parameters in mechanical properties of nanotube composite such as size, crystallinity, crystalline orientation, purity, entanglement, and straightness. Generally, the ideal CNT properties depend on matrix and application [92].

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