Hybrid Polymer Composite Materials - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780081007891

Hybrid Polymer Composite Materials

1st Edition

Volume 2: Processing

Editor-in-Chiefs: Manju Kumari Thakur
Editors: Vijay Kumar Thakur Raju Kumar Gupta
Hardcover ISBN: 9780081007891
Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
Published Date: 17th June 2017
Page Count: 420
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Description

      1. Processing of Hybrid Polymer Composites: A Review
      2. Bio based hybrid polymer composites: a sustainable high performance material
      3. UV Processing of Hybrid Polymer Composites
      4. Hybrid polymer /clay nanocomposites
      5. Water soluble polymer based hybrid composites
      6. Hierarchically fabrication of supramolecular composites
      7. Clay/ polymer composites: recent developments in processing
      8. Injection molding of hybrid composites
      9. Hybrid Polymer Composites using Compression Molding
      10. Processing of Multiphase Hybrid Polymeric Materials
      11. Microwave processing of Graphene based hybrid polymer composites
      12. Processing of Materials in Polymeric Microchannels
      13. Rheological Processing of hybrid thermotropic liquid crystal polymer materials
      14. Processing of Ferroelectric Polymer Composites

Key Features

  • Provides a clear understanding of the present state-of-the-art and the growing utility of hybrid polymer composite materials
  • Includes contributions from world renowned experts and discusses the combination of different kinds of materials procured from diverse resources
  • Discusses their synthesis, chemistry, processing, fundamental properties, and applications
  • Provides insights on the potential of hybrid polymer composite materials for advanced applications

Readership

Polymer and materials scientists, engineers, post-graduate students and industrial researchers and R&D managers who want to bring advanced polymeric material-based products to the market

Table of Contents

      1. Processing of Hybrid Polymer Composites: A Review
      2. Bio based hybrid polymer composites: a sustainable high performance material
      3. UV Processing of Hybrid Polymer Composites
      4. Hybrid polymer /clay nanocomposites
      5. Water soluble polymer based hybrid composites
      6. Hierarchically fabrication of supramolecular composites
      7. Clay/ polymer composites: recent developments in processing
      8. Injection molding of hybrid composites
      9. Hybrid Polymer Composites using Compression Molding
      10. Processing of Multiphase Hybrid Polymeric Materials
      11. Microwave processing of Graphene based hybrid polymer composites
      12. Processing of Materials in Polymeric Microchannels
      13. Rheological Processing of hybrid thermotropic liquid crystal polymer materials
      14. Processing of Ferroelectric Polymer Composites

Details

No. of pages:
420
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Woodhead Publishing 2017
Published:
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
Hardcover ISBN:
9780081007891

About the Editor-in-Chief

Manju Kumari Thakur

Vijay Kumar Thakur is currently working as a Staff Scientist in the School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, at Washington State University-U.S.A. He has also worked in different countries around the globe. His former appointments include Research Scientist in Temasek Laboratories at Nanyang Technological University SINGAPORE, Visiting Research Fellow in the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at LHU-TAIWAN and Post Doctorate in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Iowa State University -U.S.A. He has extensive expertise in the synthesis of polymers (natural/ synthetic), nano materials, nanocomposites, biocomposites, graft copolymers, high performance capacitors and electrochromic materials.

He has published more than 80 research papers in various high-impact factor journals as well as twenty books and several book chapters with several prestigious publishers including John Wiley & Sons, Springer, Taylor Francis CRC Press, Smithers Rapra (U.K.) and Studium Press. He is also currently working as Regional Editor (America) for Recent Patent in Materials Science, Academic Editor for British Journal of Applied Science & Technology, as well as on several other journals including Advanced Chemistry Letters, Lignocelluloses, Drug Inventions Today (Elsevier), International Journal of Energy Engineering, Journal of Textile Science & Engineering (U.S.A) and is also member of scientific bodies around the world. He is also working as Guest Editor for 1) Journal of Nanomaterials (I.F. 1.61) 2) International Journal of Polymer Science (I.F. 1.32) 3) Journal of Chemistry (I.F. 0.62) & American Journal of Applied Chemistry.

Affiliations and Expertise

Himachal Pradesh University – Shimla, INDIA

About the Editor

Vijay Kumar Thakur

Vijay Kumar Thakur is currently working as a Staff Scientist in the School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, at Washington State University-U.S.A. He has also worked in different countries around the globe. His former appointments include Research Scientist in Temasek Laboratories at Nanyang Technological University SINGAPORE, Visiting Research Fellow in the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at LHU-TAIWAN and Post Doctorate in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Iowa State University -U.S.A. He has extensive expertise in the synthesis of polymers (natural/ synthetic), nano materials, nanocomposites, biocomposites, graft copolymers, high performance capacitors and electrochromic materials.

He has published more than 80 research papers in various high-impact factor journals as well as twenty books and several book chapters with several prestigious publishers including John Wiley & Sons, Springer, Taylor Francis CRC Press, Smithers Rapra (U.K.) and Studium Press. He is also currently working as Regional Editor (America) for Recent Patent in Materials Science, Academic Editor for British Journal of Applied Science & Technology, as well as on several other journals including Advanced Chemistry Letters, Lignocelluloses, Drug Inventions Today (Elsevier), International Journal of Energy Engineering, Journal of Textile Science & Engineering (U.S.A) and is also member of scientific bodies around the world. He is also working as Guest Editor for 1) Journal of Nanomaterials (I.F. 1.61) 2) International Journal of Polymer Science (I.F. 1.32) 3) Journal of Chemistry (I.F. 0.62) & American Journal of Applied Chemistry.

Affiliations and Expertise

Cranfield University UK

Raju Kumar Gupta

Raju Kumar Gupta is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India. He graduated with a PhD from National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore. He has received several awards such as DST Inspire Faculty Award 2013, IAAM Young Scientist Award 2014 and IEI Young Engineer Award (2014-15). His research interests include surface chemistry, green synthesis of nanomaterials, high dielectric constant materials, polymer and polymer-inorganic hybrid materials for electric energy storage, hybrid perovskite solar cells, electrospinning of functional polymers and nanocomposites for environmental and energy applications. A member of several international journal editorial boards, Dr. Gupta has authored more than 30 research articles in SCI journals, 2 books and 7 book chapters.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India