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Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

, Volume 47, Issue 11–12, pp 741–750 | Cite as

Polypropylene composite with carbon nanotubes

  • V. G. Sister
  • E. M. Ivannikova
  • S. M. Lomakin
  • A. I. Yamchuk
Article

Features of thermal breakdown and burning of a nanocomposite based on polypropylene and multiwalled carbon nanotubes are studied. A kinetic model is proposed on the basis on the TGA results, taking account of the diffusion nature of polypropylene nanocomposite thermal breakdown. The main parameters of nanocomposite inflammability are determined using a cone-calorimeter.

Keywords

Layered Silicate Fire Resistance Effective Activation Energy Thermal Breakdown Atactic Polypropylene 
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Notes

The work was carried out with financial support from the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation within the framework of state contract of 1 December 2010, No. 14.740.11.0847.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. G. Sister
    • 1
  • E. M. Ivannikova
    • 1
  • S. M. Lomakin
    • 2
  • A. I. Yamchuk
    • 3
  1. 1.MoscowRussia
  2. 2.MoscowRussia
  3. 3.MoscowRussia

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