2. Thermal Characterization of Fillers and Polymer Nanocomposites

  1. Dr. Vikas Mittal
  1. Dr. Vikas Mittal

Published Online: 24 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527654505.ch2

Characterization Techniques for Polymer Nanocomposites

Characterization Techniques for Polymer Nanocomposites

How to Cite

Mittal, V. (2012) Thermal Characterization of Fillers and Polymer Nanocomposites, in Characterization Techniques for Polymer Nanocomposites (ed V. Mittal), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527654505.ch2

Editor Information

  1. The Petroleum Institute, Chemical Engineering Department, Room 2204, Bu Hasa Building, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Author Information

  1. The Petroleum Institute, Chemical Engineering Department, Room 2204, Bu Hasa Building, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 4 JUL 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527331482

Online ISBN: 9783527654505

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Keywords:

  • polymer nanocomposites;
  • thermogravimetric analysis (TGA);
  • montmorillonite;
  • polypropylene (PP);
  • thermograms;
  • filler interlayers

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • TGA of Fillers

  • TGA of Polymer Nanocomposites

  • DSC of Fillers

  • DSC of Composites

  • References