Smart Composite Coatings and Membranes - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781782422839, 9781782422952

Smart Composite Coatings and Membranes

1st Edition

Transport, Structural, Environmental and Energy Applications

Editors: Maria Fatima Montemor
eBook ISBN: 9781782422952
Hardcover ISBN: 9781782422839
Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
Published Date: 9th November 2015
Page Count: 490
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Table of Contents

  • List of Contributors
  • Preface
  • Woodhead Publishing Series in Composites Science and Engineering
  • Part I: Processing and Characterization of Smart Composites
    • 1. Properties of smart adaptive composite materials
      • Abstract
      • 1.1 Introduction
      • 1.2 Smart soft composites
      • 1.3 Dielectric elastomer and its transducer
      • 1.4 Summary and outlook
      • References
    • 2. Smart and composite inorganic coatings obtained by sputtering: A promising solution for numerous application fields
      • Abstract
      • 2.1 Introduction: smart and functional coatings are needed in various fields
      • 2.2 Processing techniques for obtaining smart and functional coatings
      • 2.3 Sputtering technique for the deposition of smart and functional coatings
      • 2.4 Future trends
      • Acknowledgements
      • References
    • 3. Modeling the behavior of smart composite materials
      • Abstract
      • 3.1 Introduction: key issues in modeling
      • 3.2 Modeling key aspects of behavior
      • 3.3 Case studies
      • 3.4 Future trends
      • 3.5 Acknowledgement
      • References
  • Part II: Smart Composite Coatings for Aerospace, Marine and Structural Applications
    • 4. Smart composite coatings for corrosion protection of aluminium alloys in aerospace applications
      • Abstract
      • 4.1 Introduction
      • 4.2 Basics of corrosion in Al alloys
      • 4.3 Organic coatings
      • 4.4 Smart anti-corrosion coatings
      • 4.5 Healing of the coating matrix
      • 4.6 Inhibiting additives for corrosion protection
      • 4.7 Stimuli responsible for triggering
      • 4.8 Time-dependent release
      • 4.9 Presence of aggressive ions
      • 4.10 Conclusion
      • References
    • 5. Smart anti-biofouling composite coatings for naval applications
      • Abstract
      • 5.1 Biofouling: description, disadvantages
      • 5.2 Microbiologically influenced corrosion (MIC)
      • 5.3 Biofouling
      • 5.4 Biocides used in antifouling paints (Guardiola et al., 2012)
      • 5.5 Polymers with antifouling activity
      • 5.6 New antifouling strategies, what nature can teach us?
      • 5.7 Conclusion
      • References
    • 6. Smart corrosion protection by multi-action self-healing polymeric coatings
      • Abstract
      • 6.1 Introduction
      • 6.2 Materials for self-healing coatings
      • 6.3 High throughput screening of corrosion inhibitors
      • 6.4 Evaluation methods for self-healing performance
      • 6.5 Conclusion
      • References
    • 7. Hybrid nanocontainer-based smart self-healing composite coatings for the protection of metallic assets
      • Abstract
      • 7.1 Introduction
      • 7.2 Applications
      • 7.3 Self-Healing
      • 7.4 Smart responsive matrices
      • 7.5 Challenges on encapsulation
      • 7.6 Future trends
      • References
  • Part III: Smart Composite Coatings for the Protection of Materials and Other Applications
    • 8. Smart multiphase polymer coatings for the protection of materials
      • Abstract
      • 8.1 Introduction
      • 8.2 Multiphasic coating by polymer blending
      • 8.3 Heterogeneity control within a single polymer chain (block copolymers)
      • 8.4 Interpenetrating Polymer Networks (IPNs) as multiphasic coatings
      • 8.5 Formation of gradients in coatings
      • 8.6 Phase separation as a way to form patterns
      • 8.7 Future trends
      • 8.8 Sources of further information
      • References
    • 9. Smart anti-microbial composite coatings for textiles and plastics
      • Abstract
      • 9.1 Introduction
      • 9.2 Antimicrobial composite coatings for textiles
      • 9.3 Quaternary ammonium salts
      • 9.4 N-halamines
      • 9.5 Guanidines
      • 9.6 Triclosan
      • 9.7 Metal ions
      • 9.8 Photocatalytic antibacterial materials
      • 9.9 Antimicrobial composite coatings for plastics
      • 9.10 Addition method
      • 9.11 Surface adhesion
      • 9.12 Laminating
      • 9.13 Coating process
      • 9.14 Antibacterial assessments
      • 9.15 Remarks and outlook
      • References
    • 10. Smart hydrophobic and soil-repellent protective composite coatings for textiles and leather
      • Abstract
      • 10.1 Introduction
      • 10.2 Characterization and testing procedures
      • 10.3 Synthesis and processing
      • 10.4 Properties on simple examples
      • 10.5 Mechanical behavior
      • 10.6 Sources of further information
      • Acknowledgements
      • References
    • 11. Smart environmentally friendly composite coatings for wood protection
      • Abstract
      • 11.1 Introduction – Aim of wood protection
      • 11.2 Wood preservation against biodeterioration, susceptibility of wood to biodeterioration
      • 11.3 Flammability and fire behavior of wood and wood products
      • 11.4 Water resistance of wood and protection against swelling
      • 11.5 Protection of wood and wood products against bacteria, fungi, and mildew
      • 11.6 Improvement of flame retardancy of wood and wood products (including modern intumescent coatings)
      • 11.7 Preservation of antique wood
      • 11.8 Testing of wood and wood products for flammability and biodeterioration
      • 11.9 Modification and functionalization of wood including UV protection
      • 11.10 Future trends – risk of wood protection, health aspects, environmental protection problem, and sources of further information and advice
      • 11.11 Sources of further information and advice:
      • 11.12 Conclusion
      • References
  • Part IV: Smart Composite Materials for Environmental and Energy Applications
    • 12. Smart composite reverse-osmosis membranes for energy generation and water desalination processes
      • Abstract
      • 12.1 Introduction
      • 12.2 Membrane processes
      • 12.3 Design and synthesis of RO membranes
      • 12.4 Characterization of the RO membranes
      • 12.5 Properties and applications of RO membrane types
      • 12.6 Future trends
      • Acknowledgements
      • References
    • 13. Smart multifunctional hybrid coatings with adjustable permeability for migration barriers
      • Abstract
      • 13.1 Introduction
      • 13.2 Permeability
      • 13.3 Traditional migration barrier materials
      • 13.4 Future trends
      • 13.5 Low-permeable coating layers for migration barrier
      • 13.6 Barrier performances of hybrid coatings and structures
      • 13.7 Semi-permeable coating layers for controlled release of antimicrobials
      • 13.8 Further information and advice
      • References
    • 14. Smart composite membranes for advanced wastewater treatments
      • Abstract
      • 14.1 Introduction
      • 14.2 Membrane processes for wastewater treatments
      • 14.3 Composite membranes: preparation methods
      • 14.4 Smart composite membranes: antifouling properties
      • 14.5 New strategies for high-performance composite membranes
      • 14.6 Conclusions and outlook
      • References
    • 15. Hydrophobic and superhydrophobic coatings for limestone and marble conservation
      • Abstract
      • 15.1 Introduction
      • 15.2 Traditional hydrophobic coating technology
      • 15.3 Innovative smart hybrid coatings
      • 15.4 Color alteration, aging, and exposure tests
      • 15.5 Conclusion
      • References
  • Index

Description

Smart Composite Coatings and Membranes: Transport, Structural, Environmental and Energy Applications provides the latest information on the increase in demand for new smart materials for a wide array of different technological applications.

The book comprehensively reviews the latest developments in smart composite materials used as membranes, barriers, and coatings, with a special focus on corrosion protection, transportation, structure, and the wide range of applications.

Part one examines the properties, processing, and manufacture of smart composite materials, along with techniques for modeling the behavior of these materials, while other sections review the use of smart composite coatings in aerospace, marine, and metal structural applications, examine the protective properties and applications of smart composite coatings, and introduce specific low environmental impact and energy efficient applications, such as energy generation and storage, water management, and stone conservation.

Key Features

  • Explores the use of smart composite materials for coatings, barriers and membranes
  • Comprehensively reviews the latest developments in smart composite materials, with a special focus on corrosion protection, transportation, structure, and the wide range of applications
  • Examines the properties, processing, manufacture and behavior modeling of smart composite materials
  • Focuses on applications that have an impact on more effective energy savings and efficiency, green-house emissions, and environmental protection

Readership

industry professionals in coatings and steel companies and R&D managers in industrial sectors such as chemical and mechanical engineering, materials science and materials chemistry, as well as academics and students with an interest in this field


Details

No. of pages:
490
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Woodhead Publishing 2016
Published:
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
eBook ISBN:
9781782422952
Hardcover ISBN:
9781782422839

About the Editors

Maria Fatima Montemor Editor

Professor M. F. Montemor works at the Department of Chemical Engineering, Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal. She is co-author of more than 150 published scientific papers. Her research objectives focus on new surface functionalization strategies, the development and characterization of novel coatings for corrosion protection and improved durability of metallic substrates for application in the transportation sector, construction and energy production/storage. She is Editor of Applied Surface Science, and a member of the editorial boards of the journals Cement and Concrete Composites and Surface and Coatings Technology. Since January 2015 she has been the President of the European Federation of Corrosion.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal