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Materials

Recent Advances in Bioactive Carbon Nanotubes Based on Polymer Composites for Biosensor Applications
11/06/2024 - Recent breakthroughs in the field of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have opened up unprecedented opportunities for the development of specialized bioactive CNT?polymers for a variety of biosensor...
Linking chemical surface water monitoring and pesticide regulation in selected European countries
12/06/2024 - The progress in chemical analytics and understanding of pesticide dynamics in surface waters allows establishing robust data on compounds with frequent exceedances of quality standards. The...
Long-term durability of discarded cork-based composites obtained by geopolymerization
12/06/2024 - Geopolymers are amorphous aluminosilicate inorganic polymers synthesized by alkaline activation characterized by a lower carbon footprint, greater durability, and excellent mechanical properties...
Research of Extreme Service Temperature on the Bending Behavior of Composites for Wind Turbine Blades
12/06/2024 - This study employed experimental methods to systematically investigate the bending behavior of composite materials at high temperatures. The biaxial warp-knitted fabric (BWKC) and quadaxial...
Microstructure and mechanical properties of pressure?less sintered B4C–SiC–ZrB2–LaB6 ceramic composites
12/06/2024 - The effect of LaB6 on the densification and microstructure of pressure?less sintered 0.4B4C–0.4SiC–0.2ZrB2 ternary ceramic with eutectic composition was investigated. The Vickers hardness,...
Synthesis of a superabsorbent hydrogel from Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam seed polysaccharides and its application in relieving drought stress in plants
12/06/2024 - Illustration of curcumin (Cur)?loaded polyvinyl alcohol (PVA)/chitosan (CS) composite mat production and characterizations.AbstractRecently, researchers have shown increasing interest in...
Multifunctional Polymer Composites for Automatable Induction Heating with Subsequent Temperature Verification
09/06/2024 - Manipulating ferromagnetic particles using an alternating current (AC) magnetic field is a versatile method for quick, local and on?demand heat generation. These particles can be incorporated into...
Exploring Refinement Characteristics in FeTi?Cux Composites: A Study of Localization and Abrasion Constraints
08/06/2024 - FeTi?Cu composites with varying Cu contents are subjected to high?pressure torsion, and their deformation behavior is explored systematically using scanning electron microscopy, microhardness, and...
Microstructural evolution and mechanical property of Cu?Cr?Zr?ZrB2 composites subjected to cryorolling and aging treatment
06/06/2024 - A new strategy has been developed to combine the nanotwins and dual?scale particles into copper matrix composites and the comprehensive properties of Cu?1Cr?0.3Zr?1ZrB2 exhibit excellently with the...
Recycling of Thermoplastic Glass Fiber?Reinforced Composites Using High?Voltage Fragmentation
06/06/2024 - Separation of a polymer profile made of glass fiber?reinforced thermoplastic sheathing material and a polyethylene terephthalate foam core was studied for recycling, comparing comminution by a...
Temperature dependency of electric field treatment for improvement of effective thermal conductivity of functional carbon/silicone rubber composite sheets
07/06/2024 - By utilizing waste hemp stalks as raw material and employing a process of cellulose purification, freeze?drying, and high?temperature carbonization, a carbon aerogel with superior structure and...
Sugar?template method to construct a boron nitride filler network to enhance the thermal conductivity of epoxy composites
07/06/2024 - Tablets containing a solid dispersion of DAS:PVP 1:3 exhibit a significant increase in the release rate of DAS and its hydrophilicity. These findings emphasize the potential of using solid...
Poly(ionic liquid) composite oxygenated graphite carbon nitride for enhanced photocatalytic and synergistic bacteriostasis
09/06/2024 - Membranes manufacturing process by electrospinning.AbstractThis study aimed to modify poly(??caprolactone) (PCL) membranes with sodium heparin (SH) and essential fatty acids (EFA) for later...
A Composite Superhydrophobic, Photothermal Coating by Modified Carbon Nanotubes and the Study of Its Anti?Icing/Deicing Behavior
05/06/2024 - The coating produces significant photothermal properties with the temperature increasing to 41.3?°C after 1?min of irradiation. The complete icing time is extended by 15.25 times at ?15?°C compared...
Mechanical and Tribological Properties of Hybrid and Monolithic Reinforced Hypoeutectic Al–Si Matrix Composites
05/06/2024 - In this study, the combined effects of Si element and reinforcing particles on the microstructural characteristics and tribological properties of Fe?based metallic glass (FMG) monolithic reinforced...
High?Strength Wear?Resistant Cu/Tungsten Carbide/Diamond Composites Fabricated by Powder Metallurgy
05/06/2024 - In this work, Cu?based composites with diamond and tungsten carbide (WC) are fabricated by high?energy ball milling and rapid hot?pressing sintering. As a result, the compressive strength of Cu/7...
Enhancement of Damping Characteristics through Hybridization: Investigating the Synergistic Effects of Triply Periodic Minimal Surface Additive Metals and Silicone Polymers
05/06/2024 - This study aims to develop composite structures by hybridizing additively manufactured triply periodic minimal surface (TPMS) metal parts with added silicone polymers for vibration applications. The...
Microstructure Characterization and Mechanical Properties of the NiTif?Reinforced Ti/Al?Laminated Composites Using Vacuum Hot Pressing with Ultrasonic Consolidation Assisted
05/06/2024 - The microstructure and mechanical properties of NiTif?reinforced Ti/Al?laminated composites with ultrasonic consolidation (UC) assisted have been investigated. The experimental results indicate that...
Plasma Coupled Electrolyte Additive Strategy for Construction of High?Performance Solid Electrolyte Interphase on Li Metal Anodes
05/06/2024 - High?performance lithium metal anodes are crucial for the development of advanced Li metal batteries. Herein, we report a novel plasma coupled electrolyte additive strategy to prepare high?quality...
Photopolymerization Approach to Advanced Polymer Composites: Integration of Surface?Modified Nanofillers for Enhanced Properties
06/06/2024 - The incorporation of functionalized nanofillers into polymers via photopolymerization approach has gained significant attention in recent years due to the unique properties of the resulting composite...
Design Principles of Quinone Redox Systems for Advanced Sulfide Solid?State Organic Lithium Metal Batteries
06/06/2024 - The emergence of solid?state battery technology presents a potential solution to the dissolution challenges of the high?capacity small molecule quinone redox systems. Among the various available...