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Uniform grafting of amino-functionalized multi-walled carbon nanotubes on the surface of oxidized bamboo fiber to enhance the interfacial strength with epoxy resin
- The objective of this paper is to improve the interfacial bonding between the oxidized bamboo fiber and epoxy resin by grafting amino-functionalized multi-walled carbon nanotubes. Bamboo fiber was...
Microwave synthesis of Sb2Se3/polyacrylonitrile-based carbon fiber mat electrodes for high-performance flexible capacitors and hydrogen evolution reaction
- The development of bifunctional electrodes with good capacitive performance and efficient hydrogen evolution reaction activity is one of the potential solutions to combat energy depletion. In this...
Technology Acceptance, Adoption and Workforce on Australian Cotton Farms
08/08/2022 - The future of work is influenced by the digital transformation of industries, including agriculture. The current study aimed to understand the social drivers of automated technology acceptance and...
Damping Behavior of Hybrid Composite Structures by Aeronautical Technologies
08/08/2022 - Hybrid composite laminates are manufactured by using technologies and raw materials of the aeronautic sector with the aim to improve the damping behavior of composite structures. Matrix hybridization...
Do Carbon-Plated Running Shoes with Different Characteristics Influence Physiological and Biomechanical Variables during a 10 km Treadmill Run?
08/08/2022 - Footwear properties can influence physiological and biomechanical variables, which may lead to positive changes in distance running performance. One innovative development in running shoe technology...
Improving the Density of Functional Fabrics to Protect Radiation Workers in Radiology Departments
08/08/2022 - In medical institutions, the high weight of shielding clothing restrains the activities of medical workers. Although lightweight shielding clothing is being manufactured to solve this problem, the...
A Novel Gas Sensor for Detecting Pork Freshness Based on PANI/AgNWs/Silk
08/08/2022 - A novel, operational, reliable, flexible gas sensor based on silk fibroin fibers (SFFs) as a substrate was proposed for detecting the freshness of pork. Silk is one of the earliest animal fibers...
Evaluation of Guava Pulp Microencapsulated in Mucilage of Aloe Vera and Opuntia ficus-indica as a Natural Dye for Yogurt: Functional Characterization and Color Stability
08/08/2022 - The substitution of artificial colorants for pigments extracted from fruits is a highly desirable strategy in the food industry for the manufacture of natural, functional, and safe products. In this...
Joining Processes for Fibre-Reinforced Thermoplastics: Phenomena and Characterisation
08/08/2022 - Thermoplastic composites (TPCs) are predestined for use in lightweight structures, especially for high-volume applications. In many cases, joining is a key factor for the successful application of...
Basalt Fiber Composites with Reduced Thermal Expansion for Additive Manufacturing
08/08/2022 - Fused filament fabrication (FFF) is gaining attention as an efficient way to create parts and replacements on demand using thermoplastics. This technology requires the development of new materials...
Laboratory Experiments and Numerical Simulation Study of Composite-Material-Modified Loess Improving High-Speed Railway Subgrade
08/08/2022 - Construction of high-speed railway subgrade on loess soils in the Loess Plateau is risky because such soil is susceptible to differential settlements. Various soil-improvement methods have been used...
Accelerating the Layup Sequences Design of Composite Laminates via Theory-Guided Machine Learning Models
08/08/2022 - Experimental and numerical investigations are presented for a theory-guided machine learning (ML) model that combines the Hashin failure theory (HFT) and the classical lamination theory (CLT) to...
Fabrication, Property and Application of Calcium Alginate Fiber: A Review
08/08/2022 - As a natural linear polysaccharide, alginate can be gelled into calcium alginate fiber and exploited for functional material applications. Owing to its high hygroscopicity, biocompatibility,...
Rheological Properties and Melt Spinning Application of Controlled-Rheology Polypropylenes via Pilot-Scale Reactive Extrusion
08/08/2022 - Based on pilot-scale twin-screw reactive extrusion, the structural and rheological properties of controlled-rheology polypropylenes (CR-PPs) are investigated, where the effects of peroxide content...
Advanced “Green” Prebiotic Composite of Bacterial Cellulose/Pullulan Based on Synthetic Biology-Powered Microbial Coculture Strategy
08/08/2022 - Bacterial cellulose (BC) is a biopolymer produced by different microorganisms, but in biotechnological practice, Komagataeibacter xylinus is used. The micro- and nanofibrillar structure of BC, which...
Whole Transcriptome-Based Study to Speculate upon the Silkworm Yellow Blood Inhibitor (I) Gene and Analyze the miRNA-Mediated Gene Regulatory Network
08/08/2022 - White cocoon is developed and used as a natural fiber, and different silkworm strains have different cocoon colors. Natural-colored cocoons are preferred by people, however, the cocoon color mainly...
Analysis of the Working Response Mechanism of Wrapped Face Reinforced Soil Retaining Wall under Strong Vibration
08/08/2022 - A series of shaking table tests were carried out to explore the dynamic characteristics and working mechanisms of wrapped-face reinforced soil-retaining walls under strong vibration. Under the...
Color carbon fiber and its discoloration response
- Carbon fibers have been manufactured industrially for several decades and are widely used in the construction of aircraft, racing cars or sports appliances et al. However, carbon fiber showing no...
Oxygen vacancies modulated copper oxide on carbon fiber for 3 V high-energy-density supercapacitor in water-soluble redox electrolyte
- Although water-soluble redox based supercapacitors (SCs) had attractive supercapacitor characteristics, they still suffered from problems of low operating voltages and unsatisfactory energy...
High electrical and thermal conductivities of a PAN-based carbon fiber via boron-assisted catalytic graphitization
- The boron-assisted catalytic graphitization of carbonaceous materials is an attractive methodology for enhancing their electrical properties by modulating the chemical structures of pristine...