Advances in Materials Science Research. Volume 22


Maryann C. Wythers (Editor)

Series: Advances in Materials Science Research
BISAC: TEC021000

This book provides readers with the latest developments in materials science research. Topics covered include research on the main achievements, drawbacks and applicable scope of two-dimensional layered crystals; polyethylene/sepiolite nanocomposites; the development of ultrasonic signal processing techniques for the testing of carbon fiber-reinforced polymers (CFRP); analytical techniques for the characterization of historical building materials; precise damage diagnosis as a vital element in stone conservation and sustainable monument preservation; various methods developed for the synthesis and applications of zeolitic materials; a novel tool for tuning optical properties and a review of the importance of pure iron nanophase powders and its various applications.
(Imprint: Nova)



Table of Contents

pp. vii-xi

Chapter 1
Nondestructive and Micro-Invasive Techniques for Stone Cultural Heritage Diagnosis: An Overview
(E. Martinho and A. Dionísio, CERENA, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal)
pp. 1-30

Chapter 2
Analytical Techniques for the Characterisation of Historical Building Materials: Case Study “Casa Di Diana” Mithraeum (Archeological Site in Ostia Antica, Italy)
(C. Scatigno, N. Prieto-Taboada, M. Preite Martinez, A. M. Conte, F. J. García-Diego and J. M. Madariaga, Department of the Earth Science, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy, and others)
pp. 31-52

Chapter 3
Thickness Identification of Graphene and Graphene-Like Atomically Thin Two-Dimensional Layered Crystals
(Wen-Peng Han, Yun-Ze Long, Jun-Cheng Zhang, Xu Yan, Hong-Di Zhang, Gui-Feng Yu and Bin Sun, Collaborative Innovation Center for Low-Dimensional Nanomaterials and Optoelectronic Devices, College of Physics, Qingdao University, Qingdao, People’s Republic of China)
pp. 53-74

Chapter 4
Polyethylene/Sepiolite Nanocomposites: Structure/Properties/Processing Relationship
(Raquel E. Martini, Yanela Alonso, Andrea Terenzi, José M. Kenny and Silvia E. Barbosa, IDTQ- Grupo Vinculado PLAPIQUI – CONICET. Facultad de Ciencias Exactas Físicas y Naturales. Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Ciudad Universitaria, Córdoba, Argentina, and others)
pp. 75-100

Chapter 5
Ultrasonic Signal Processing for Non-Destructive Evaluation of Impact-Damaged Composite Plates
(Nicolas Bochud, Ángel M. Gómez, Juan M. Soto, Guillermo Rus, Antonio M. Peinado, Dpt. Mec´anica de Estructura e Ingenierıa Hidraulica Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain, and others)
pp. 101-136

Chapter 6
Advances in Synthesis of Zeolitic Materials with Hierarchical Porous Structure for Application in Environmental Catalysis
(Małgorzata Rutkowska and Lucjan Chmielarz, Jagiellonian University, Faculty of Chemistry, Kraków, Poland)
pp. 137-156

Chapter 7
Surface Modification of Anatase Nanoparticles with Catecholate- and Salicylate-Type Ligands: A Novel Tool for Tuning Optical Properties
(M. I. Čomor, I. A. Janković, T. D. Savić, N.D. Abazović, M.Carević, Vinča Institute of Nuclear Sciences, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia)
pp. 157-206

Chapter 8
Synthesis and Applications of Nanophase Iron Powders
(Sonia Azzaza, and Safia Alleg, Laboratory of Magnetism and Spectroscopy of Solids, Department of Physics, Badji Mokhtar Annaba University, Annaba, Algeria, and others)
pp. 207-228

pp. 229-240

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