Reinforcement mechanisms in MWCNT-filled polycarbonate

@inproceedings{Eitan2006ReinforcementMI,
  title={Reinforcement mechanisms in MWCNT-filled polycarbonate},
  author={Amram Eitan and Frank T. Fisher and Rodney Andrews and L. Catherine Brinson and Linda Schadler},
  year={2006}
}
The filler/matrix interface in fiber-reinforced polymer composites is critical in controlling load transfer from the matrix to the fiber, failure mechanisms, and degradation. It is not clear, however, how the mechanisms of load transfer in traditional composites apply to nanofiber-filled polymers. This paper is focused on understanding the reinforcement mechanisms in multiwalled carbon nanotube (MWCNT)/bisphenol-A polycarbonate (PC) composites. Strain dependent Raman spectroscopy shows that… CONTINUE READING
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