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Interceram - International Ceramic Review

, Volume 63, Issue 6, pp 286–289 | Cite as

Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Ceramic Composites: A Review

  • J. Wang
  • X. Deng
  • S. Du
  • F. Cheng
  • F. Li
  • L. Lu
  • H. Zhang
Review Papers

Abstract

Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have been extensively studied over the last two decades because of their excellent properties. In particular, they have been considered as promising reinforcements for development of novel ceramic composites (CCs). In this paper, current researches on CNT-reinforced CCs are briefly highlighted and reviewed. CNT-reinforced CCs possess remarkable electrical and thermal properties as well as superior mechanical properties compared to conventional CCs without using CNTs.

Keywords

carbon nanotubes ceramic composites properties 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Wang
    • 1
  • X. Deng
    • 1
  • S. Du
    • 1
  • F. Cheng
    • 1
  • F. Li
    • 1
  • L. Lu
    • 2
  • H. Zhang
    • 1
  1. 1.The State Key Laboratory of Refractories and MetallurgyWuhan University of Science and TechnologyWuhanChina
  2. 2.College of Chemical Engineering and TechnologyWuhan University of Science and TechnologyWuhanChina

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