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Polymer Matrix-Based Nanocomposites: Preparation and Properties

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For fast few decades significant progress has been achieved in the fabrication of various types of polymer nanocomposites (PNCs). The properties of polymers are enhanced by adding relatively small amounts (2–5%) of nanometer-sized fillers such as clay, metal particles, and carbonaceous materials. The chapter deals with the various processing techniques and properties of polymer nanocomposites.

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Stephen, R., Pal, K., Thomas, S. (2021). Polymer Matrix-Based Nanocomposites: Preparation and Properties. In: Hussain, C.M., Thomas, S. (eds) Handbook of Polymer and Ceramic Nanotechnology. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-40513-7_15

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