Green Composite: Sodium-Based Geopolymer Reinforced with Chemically Extracted Corn Husk Fibers

  1. Waltraud M. Kriven,
  2. Jingyang Wang,
  3. Yanchun Zhou,
  4. Andrew L. Gyekenyesi,
  5. Soshu Kirihara and
  6. Sujanto Widjaja
  1. Sean S. Musil1,
  2. P. F. Keane2 and
  3. W. M. Kriven2

Published Online: 22 NOV 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118807743.ch11

Developments in Strategic Materials and Computational Design IV

Developments in Strategic Materials and Computational Design IV

How to Cite

Musil, S. S., Keane, P. F. and Kriven, W. M. (2013) Green Composite: Sodium-Based Geopolymer Reinforced with Chemically Extracted Corn Husk Fibers, in Developments in Strategic Materials and Computational Design IV (eds W. M. Kriven, J. Wang, Y. Zhou, A. L. Gyekenyesi, S. Kirihara and S. Widjaja), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118807743.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA

  2. 2

    Keanetech LLC, Champaign, IL, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2013
  2. Published Print: 21 OCT 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118807279

Online ISBN: 9781118807743

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Keywords:

  • corn husk fibers;
  • alumina;
  • sodium-based geopolymer;
  • cold press;
  • natural fiber

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Procedures

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements