Development of SiO2-epoxy Nanocomposites and their Thermo-mechanical Properties

Bandana Rajpoot; Sushil Kumar Singh; Abhishek Kumar; Anuj Jain

Volume 5, Issue 2 , 2020, , Pages 1-4

  This study is focused to see reinforcing effects of SiO2 nanoparticles on the mechanical and thermal properties of epoxy resin. For the same, SiO2 nanoparticles up to 8 wt.% were reinforced in epoxy resin and the effect of this reinforcement was seen on fracture toughness, fracture energy and glass transition ...  Read More

Dielectric properties of epoxy based composites containing graphite, graphite oxide and thermally exfoliated graphene oxide

Bhumika Samaria; Avanish K. Srivastava; Virendra S Chauhan; Jitendra Singh; Smita Soni; Manoj K Dhaka; Rajesh K Shukla; Anuj Shukla; Narendra Kumar

Volume 3, Issue 2 , 2018, , Pages 93-98

  The discovery of graphene and subsequent development of graphene-based nanocomposites in different matrices including that in polymer is an important addition in the area of nanoscience and technology. This work deals with the studies on the dielectric properties of the nanocomposites of graphite, graphite ...  Read More

Effect of cenosphere on thermal conductivity of bamboo fibre reinforced composites

Hemalata Jena; Arun Kumar Pradhan; Mihir Kumar Pandit

Volume 2, Issue 2 , 2017, , Pages 97-102

  The present study attempts to explore the possibilities of utilising industrial waste as filler material in bamboo fibre reinforced composites. Cenosphere, a mixture of alumina and silicon rich industrial waste produced during burning of coal in thermal power plants, is used as filler material in this ...  Read More