Micromechanical Analysis of Influences of Agglomerated Nanotube Interphase on Effective Material Properties of a Three Phase Piezoelectric Nanocomposite

  1. TMS
  1. Tian Tang,
  2. Mark F Horstemeyer and
  3. Paul Wang

Published Online: 18 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118356074.ch40

Supplemental Proceedings: Materials Processing and Interfaces, Volume 1

Supplemental Proceedings: Materials Processing and Interfaces, Volume 1

How to Cite

Tang, T., Horstemeyer, M. F. and Wang, P. (2012) Micromechanical Analysis of Influences of Agglomerated Nanotube Interphase on Effective Material Properties of a Three Phase Piezoelectric Nanocomposite, in Supplemental Proceedings: Materials Processing and Interfaces, Volume 1 (ed TMS), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118356074.ch40

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118296073

Online ISBN: 9781118356074

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Keywords:

  • variational asymptotic method;
  • three-phase piezoelectric nanocomposite;
  • effective dielectric constants;
  • agglomerated carbon nanotube interphase

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Piezoelectricity and Piezoelectric Composites

  • The Variational Asymptotic Method for Unit Cell Homogenization (VAMUCH)

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments