Advances in Polyolefin Nanocomposites

Hardcover (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$149.41
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $148.44
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 10%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (5) from $148.44   
  • New (3) from $148.44   
  • Used (2) from $192.39   

Overview

With the advent of polymer nanocomposites, research on polyolefin nanocomposites has grown exponentially. Correcting the deficiency of a meaningful text on these important materials, Advances in Polyolefin Nanocomposites:

  • Sums up recent advances in nanoscale dispersion of filler in polyolefins
  • Presents a basic introduction to polyolefin nanocomposite technology for the readers new to this field
  • Provides insights on the use of technologies for polyolefins nanocomposites for commercial application
  • Includes contributions from the most experienced researchers in the field
  • Offers insights into the commercial usage of techniques

The text uses theoretical models to illustrate the organic–inorganic interfaces in polyolefins and also provides a detailed description of the recently developed models for property prediction of these nanocomposites. It concentrates on developments with not only aluminosilicate fillers, but also with equally important fillers like layer double hydroxides and nanotubes. The authors review polyolefin nanocomposite technology and methodologies of generation, properties and generation of composite blends, and advances in synthesis of nanocomposites using solution blending methods. The book covers theoretical and experimental considerations of clay surface modification and the importance and effect of various prominent filler categories.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781439814543
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • Publication date: 12/13/2010
  • Pages: 414
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Dr. Vikas Mittai is Polymer Engineer at BASF Polymer Research in Ludwigshafen, Germany. A graduate of Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich Switzerland, his research interests include polymer nanocomposites, novel filler surface modifications, thermal stability enhancements, polymer latexes with functionalized surfaces, etc. He has authored more than 30 scientific publications and book chapters, and his research has led to a number of patents.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Polyolefin Nanocomposites Technology, V. Mittal

Nanocomposite Blends Containing Polyolefins, M. Bailly and M. Kontopoulou

Polyolefin Nanocomposites by Solution Blending Method, S. Filippi and P. Magagnini

Polyolefin Nanocomposites by Reactive Extrusion, Z.M.O. Rzayev

Preparation of Polyolefin Nanocomposites by In-Situ Polymerization Using Clay-Supported Catalysts, S.L. Scott

Effect of Clay Treatment on the In Situ Generation of Polyolefin Nanocomposites, F. Bertini, L. Boggioni, I. Tritto

Modification of Inorganic Fillers and Interfacial Properties in Polyolefin Nanocomposites: Theory versus Experiment, J. Feng and H. Heinz

Polyolefin Nanocomposites with Layered Double Hydroxides, D. Wang, F.R. Costa, A. Leuteritz, A. Schoenhals, A. Vyalikh, U. Scheler, U. Wagenknecht, B. Kutlu, G. Heinrich

Microstructure and Properties of Polypropylene/Carbon Nanotube Nanocomposites, S. Hong Goh

Polypropylene Nanocomposites with Clay Treated with Thermally Stable Imidazolium Modification, V. Mittal

Functional Polyolefins for Polyolefin/Clay Nanocomposites, E. Passaglia, S.Coiai

Preparation and Properties of Polyolefin/Needle-Like Clay Nanocomposites, E. Bilotti, J. Ma, T. Peijs

Polyolefin Nanocomposites with Functional Compatibilizers, K. Chrissopoulou and S.H. Anastasiadis

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)