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Experimental Investigation of Kevlar KM2Plus Nano-Reinforced Laminated Composite Thermo-Mechanical Properties

[+] Author Affiliations
Abdel-Hamid I. Mourad, Omar G. Ayad, Ashfakur Rahman, Ali Hilal-Alnaqbi, Basim I. Abu-Jdayil

United Arab Emirates University, Al-Ain, UAE

Paper No. PVP2016-63857, pp. V06AT06A030; 7 pages
doi:10.1115/PVP2016-63857
From:
  • ASME 2016 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference
  • Volume 6A: Materials and Fabrication
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, July 17–21, 2016
  • Conference Sponsors: Pressure Vessels and Piping Division
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-5042-8
  • Copyright © 2016 by ASME

abstract

This work is concerned with the synthesis and characterization of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube (MWCNT) reinforced Kevlar KM2Plus composites with various MWCNT contents (0.2, 0.3, 0.4, 0.5, 0.6, and 0.8 wt. %), by the wet lay-up technique. These samples were experimentally investigated for their thermo-mechanical properties using Thermo-Gravimetric Analysis (TGA), Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC), tensile testing and three-point bending techniques. The mechanical properties showed remarkable improvement with increasing MWCNT wt.% up to certain content. The results revealed that the addition of MWCNT fillers has no significant effect on the thermal stability of the composites.

Copyright © 2016 by ASME

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