Advanced materials

 

Advanced materials

Hierarchical Porous Aerogels With Multiple Adsorptive Interactions for Dye Wastewater Purification
16/02/2024 - A composite aerogel composed of carboxymethyl chitosan, gelatin and tannic acid?reduced graphene oxide was successfully fabricated by the freeze?drying method, which could achieve the adsorption of...
High temperature and fire properties of sustainable syntactic foam reinforced by end?of?life tyre?derived rubber particles
15/02/2024 - The management of end?of?life tyres faces challenges due to insufficient recycling infrastructure and technologies, as well as limited markets for the materials recovered from them. To mitigate this,...
High?performance epoxy vitrimer composites based on double dynamic covalent bonds
16/02/2024 - Thermoset epoxy resin materials can be endowed with unique dynamic properties by introducing dynamic covalent bonds (DCB) into the cross?link network of the epoxy resin. However, it remains a...
Preparation and properties of recycled polypropylene?based wood–plastic composites reinforced with a bio?based compatibilizer
16/02/2024 - The mechanism of action of the compatibilizer OA?g?H20 and the mechanical strength of the composites.Wood?plastic composites are green composites made of plastic as the matrix and wood as the filler;...
Splitting Tensile Test of ECC Functional Gradient Concrete with PVA Fiber Admixture
17/02/2024 - Engineered cementitious composite (ECC) functional gradient concrete has a promising application future, and its mechanical features are piquing the interest of researchers. The impacts of this...
Micron-Smooth, Robust Hydrophobic Coating for Photovoltaic Panel Surfaces in Arid and Dusty Areas
18/02/2024 - Photovoltaic (PV) power generation is a clean energy source, and the accumulation of ash on the surface of PV panels can lead to power loss. For polycrystalline PV panels, self-cleaning film is an...
Preparation and Physicochemical Analysis of Camellia sinensis cv. ‘Ziyan’ Anthocyanin Microcapsules
19/02/2024 - The new tea cultivar Ziyan has a high content of anthocyanin and ester catechins in the raw material, but the conventional processing and application methods are limited. To explore its application...
A Novel Sandwich-Structured Phase Change Composite with Efficient Photothermal Conversion and Electromagnetic Interference Shielding Interface
19/02/2024 - Stability and multifunctionality greatly extend the applications of phase change materials (PCMs) for thermal storage and management. Herein, CuS and Fe3O4 nanoparticles were successfully loaded onto...
Investigation of the Mechanical Behaviors and Damage Mechanism of C/C Composites Impacted by High-Velocity Jets
19/02/2024 - Carbon/Carbon (C/C) composites exhibit excellent mechanical properties at high temperatures, making them widely used in aerospace, such as the leading edges of spaceplane wings and the nose cones of...
Resveratrol/Selenium Nanocomposite with Antioxidative and Antibacterial Properties
16/02/2024 - In this work, we synthesized a new composite material comprised of previously formulated resveratrol nanobelt-like particles (ResNPs) and selenium nanoparticles (SeNPs), namely ResSeNPs....
Cement/Sulfur for Lithium–Sulfur Cells
19/02/2024 - Lithium–sulfur batteries represent a promising class of next-generation rechargeable energy storage technologies, primarily because of their high-capacity sulfur cathode, reversible...
Ligand-Induced Synthesis of Highly Stable NM88(DB)@COF-JLU19 Composite: Accelerating Electron Flow for Visible-Light-Efficient Degradation of Tetracycline Hydrochloride
17/02/2024 - In recent years, the response of new porous materials to visible light and their potential applications in wastewater treatment has received extensive attention from the scientific community. Metal...
Advances in Monte Carlo Method for Simulating the Electrical Percolation Behavior of Conductive Polymer Composites with a Carbon-Based Filling
18/02/2024 - Conductive polymer composites (CPCs) filled with carbon-based materials are widely used in the fields of antistatic, electromagnetic interference shielding, and wearable electronic devices. The...
Preparation of MoS2@PDA-Modified Polyimide Films with High Mechanical Performance and Improved Electrical Insulation
17/02/2024 - Polyimide (PI) has been widely used in cable insulation, thermal insulation, wind power protection, and other fields due to its high chemical stability and excellent electrical insulation and...
Sustainable Innovation: Fabrication and Characterization of Mycelium-Based Green Composites for Modern Interior Materials Using Agro-Industrial Wastes and Different Species of Fungi
18/02/2024 - Mycelium-based bio-composites (MBCs) represent a sustainable and innovative material with high potential for contemporary applications, particularly in the field of modern interior design. This...
A Review of Polymer-Based Environment-Induced Nanogenerators: Power Generation Performance and Polymer Material Manipulations
18/02/2024 - Natural environment hosts a considerable amount of accessible energy, comprising mechanical, thermal, and chemical potentials. Environment-induced nanogenerators are nanomaterial-based electronic...
Enhancing Damage Localization in GFRP Composite Plates: A Novel Approach Using Feedback Optimization and Multi-Label Classification
18/02/2024 - Damage localization in GFRP (glass-fiber-reinforced polymer) composite plates is a crucial research area in marine engineering. This study introduces a feedback-based damage index (DI) combined with...
Suitability of Foamed Concrete for the Composite Floor System in Mid-to-High-Rise Modular Buildings: Design, Structural, and Sustainability Perspectives
16/02/2024 - This study investigates the application of lightweight foamed concrete (FC) in modular building floor systems to address challenges in lifting and transportation within modular construction....
Evaluation and Analysis of the County-Level Sustainable Development Process in Guangxi, China in 2014–2020
16/02/2024 - Sustainable development has become a scientific and decision-making consensus in countries and regions around the world. The current research on sustainable development mainly focuses on urban areas...
Graphene and its composites: A review of recent advances and applications in logistics transportation
16/02/2024 - Preparation of graphene and CNTs by chemical, physical and mechanical tools, subsequent utilization of their excellent performance to form composite materials, and thus prompting many applications...
Effect of stacking order on the properties of hybrid palm sheath/polyester fiber felt?reinforced polymer composite laminates
17/02/2024 - The modification of the layup sequence of palm sheath and polyester fiber felts effectively improved the mechanical and acoustic properties of the composites.Natural fiber?reinforced composites...