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Materials

Tribological properties of dimensionally stable and high strength Kevlar polyimide composite aerogels
09/07/2024 - During the phase inversion, PSf?g?PMMA covers the membrane surface and pores, enhancing porosity and hydrophilicity.AbstractIn this work, using the combination of atom transfer radical polymerization...
ZnO@ZIF-8@SiO2-Modified Microencapsulated Phase Change Material Coating on Cotton Fabric with Radiative Cooling and Thermoregulation Capabilities
02/07/2024 - Combining phase change materials with textile materials is an important method to give textiles temperature regulation function. Herein, the microcapsulated phase change materials with...
Thermal and rheological properties and processability of thermoplastic lignocellulose
03/07/2024 - The novel chitosan/polymethyl methacrylate/polyethyleneimine nanofiber (NF) membranes have been prepared for the removal of heavy metal ions Cr(VI). The NF membranes exhibit satisfactory stability...
Facile Synthesis and Photoluminescent Properties of Asymmetric Perylene Diimides Capable of Tuning Emission Colors in Polymeric Matrices
25/06/2024 - We have achieved the facile synthesis of asymmetric perylene diimides (asym?PDIs) using readily available reagents. In CHCl3, asym?PDIs exhibit higher solubility compared to traditional perylene...
Recent advances in polymer-based superhydrophobic coatings: preparation, properties, and applications
26/06/2024 - AbstractOver the last decade, superhydrophobic surfaces with their new functional and structural properties have attracted a lot of interest both in the scientific research environment and in the...
Manufacturing of Continuous Core?Shell Hydrated Salt Fibers for Room Temperature Thermal Energy Storage
20/06/2024 - The encapsulation of salt hydrate phase change materials (PCM) in uniform microscale bodies has yet been reported in research due in part to the delicate relationship between thermal performance and...
Evaluation of bacteriophages for the alleviation of potential bacterial contamination risks in developmental engineering
22/06/2024 - The potential of bacteriophages to alleviate bacterial contamination risks in developmental engineering (DE) was systematically evaluated. Xiang and coworkers compared the effectiveness of T4 and M13...
Effect of silica nanocomposite modified with some polythiophene derivations on characteristics and properties of waterborne acrylic coatings
17/06/2024 - AbstractIn this study, we utilized nanocomposites prepared from nanosilica (SiO2) and various polythiophene derivatives as enhancement additives for acrylic coatings. The nanocomposites were...
3D Nanoprinting of Heterogeneous Metal Oxides with High Shape Fidelity
16/06/2024 - This work proposes a 3D nanoprinting method for various metal oxides with high shape fidelity. This method enables 3D nanoprinting and heterogeneous integration of metal oxides with water?soluble...
All?organic shell–core PVDF/PMMA composite fiber films with enhanced piezoelectric performance for flexible sensing and energy harvesting
14/06/2024 - Laser polishing of 3D printed PLA.AbstractLaser polishing technique is one of the most effective post?processing methods for 3D?printed Polylactic acid (PLA) substrates and has gained significant...
Enhanced thermal conductivity of PVDF by filling with T?ZnOw and MWCNT based on hybrid 3D network
16/06/2024 - CNFs inducing lignin had cross?linking structure and improved flexibility, exhibiting better applicational performance as supercapacitor electrodes.AbstractIn this work, the content of lignin, pitch,...
A water-based flame-retardant coating with cenospheres
11/06/2024 - AbstractThis work explores how cenospheres (hollow microsphere) can provide a flame-retardant ability to the waterborne acrylic coating. For this purpose, the intumescent fire-retardant coating...
Characterization of self?reinforced polyethylene recyclates according to different valorization strategies
08/06/2024 - Morphological changs during wet?fiber stretching process.AbstractThe plastic deformation of the microfibrils governs the formation and development of orientation, crystallization, and structural...
In Silico Design and Characterization of a New Molecular Electride: Li@Calix[3]pyrrole
05/06/2024 - The Cover Feature presents Li@calix[3]pyrrole, the newest member of the molecular electride family, realizing its unique electronic structure. Theoretical investigations reveal the position of its...
Development of near-infrared reflective inorganic pigment dispersions in the continuous phase of solvent-binder medium
04/06/2024 - AbstractCoatings containing functional pigments capable of reflecting radiation in the near-infrared (NIR) spectrum have been coveted in recent years to meet various industrial specifications. In...
UV?photopolymerized acrylic pressure?sensitive adhesives with semi?interpenetration structure: Effect of plasticizer structures on adhesion properties
01/06/2024 - The epoxy resin was strengthened and toughened by adding different contents of EMD.AbstractExternal plasticization is one of the effective ways to toughen epoxy resins. In this study, an inorganic...
Mechanical ignition of Al/Ni reactive multilayer systems: Influence of impacting material, its properties and geometric characteristics
29/05/2024 - Al/Ni reactive multilayer systems (RMS) with a bilayer thickness of ?=50nm and total thickness th=5?m on a SiO2 substrate exhibit a self?propagating reaction after ignition. A common method to...
Facile way of preparing PMMA@TiO2@SiO2 (P@T@S) composite microspheres with high haze and light transmittance for diffusion film
24/05/2024 - Multivariable recycling process of a post?industrial polypropylene.AbstractThis study provides key insights into the extrusion of a post?industrial feedstock primarily composed of polypropylene (PP)...
Sulfonated poly (ether ether ketone)/MOF hybrid polymer electrolyte membrane with ultra?low methanol permeability for enhanced direct methanol fuel cell performance
28/05/2024 - A chiral stationary phase (4CPI???CD@PMMA) was designed and prepared.AbstractDue to unique structural characteristics and chiral environment, ??cyclodextrin (??CD) has a strong chiral separation...
Preparation of high-hardness silicon-based antireflective optical coatings at low temperature and without calcination
28/05/2024 - AbstractMechanical strength is an important factor that affects and limits the life of surface antireflective (ARC) coatings such as optical lenses, photovoltaic panels, and liquid crystal...
Cure characteristics and mechanical properties of natural rubber vulcanizates filled with untreated pyrolytic tire char
23/05/2024 - Diffusion particles fabricated via in?situ combining PMMA microspheres and nanoparticles through electrostatic attraction display considerably different optical diffusion effects in prepared...