Publications 1974 2017

2009

Dispersion optimization of exfoliated graphite nanoplatelets in polyetherimide nanocomposites: Extrusion vs precoating vs solid state ball milling

Wu, H., Rook, B. & Drzal, L. T. 2009 International SAMPE Technical Conference.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Polyetherimides
Graphite
Ball milling
Extrusion
Nanocomposites
15 Citations

Effects of bromination on the viscoelastic response of vinyl ester nanocomposites

Almagableh, A., Mantena, P. R., Alostaz, A., Liu, W. & Drzal, L. T. Nov 2009 In : Express Polymer Letters. 3, 11, p. 724-732 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bromination
Graphite
esters
Nanocomposites
Esters

Graphite nanoplatelets: A nanoreinforcement for modifying mechanical, thermal, electrical and barrier properties of polyolefins

Drzal, L. T., Kalaitzidou, K., Park, H. & Fukushima, H. 2009 Society of Plastics Engineers - International Polyolefins Conference - FLEXPACKCON 2009. Vol. 2, p. 799-835 37 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Graphite
Polyolefins
Graphene
Compression molding
Nanocomposites
265 Citations
Conductive materials
Heat storage
Graphite
Phase change materials
Latent heat

High surface area graphite nanoparticles from natural graphite flakes and exfoliated graphite nanoplatelets

Do, I. H., Liu, W. & Drzal, L. T. 2009 ICCM International Conferences on Composite Materials.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Graphite
Nanoparticles
Ball milling
Surface properties
Electric properties
1 Citations

Influence of cure volume shrinkage on interfacial adhesion in carbon fiber-vinyl ester composites

Vautard, F., Xu, L. & Drzal, L. T. 2009 International SAMPE Symposium and Exhibition (Proceedings). Vol. 54

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Carbon fibers
Esters
Adhesion
Styrene
Composite materials

Influence of processing on morphology and properties of exfoliated graphite nanoplatelet-polyamide nanocomposites

Liu, W., Do, I., Fukushima, H. & Drzal, L. T. 2009 International SAMPE Symposium and Exhibition (Proceedings). Vol. 54

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Graphite
Nylons
Polyamides
Nanocomposites
Processing
3 Citations

Multifunctional exfoliated graphite nanoplatelets/high density polyethylene nanocomposites

Jiang, X. & Drzal, L. T. 2009 International SAMPE Technical Conference.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Graphite
Polyethylene
High density polyethylenes
Nanocomposites
Crystallization
64 Citations

Multifunctional xGnP/LLDPE nanocomposites prepared by solution compounding using various screw rotating systems

Kim, S., Do, I. & Drzal, L. T. Mar 12 2009 In : Macromolecular Materials and Engineering. 294, 3, p. 196-205 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Linear low density polyethylenes
Graphite
Nanocomposites
Tensile strength
Elastic moduli
2 Citations

Novel carbon fiber surface treatment with ultravilet light in ozone to promote composite mechanical properties

Rich, M. J., Drzal, L. T., Rook, B. P., Askeland, P. & Drown, E. K. 2009 ICCM International Conferences on Composite Materials.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ozone
Carbon fibers
Surface treatment
Mechanical properties
Composite materials
31 Citations

Preparation and characterization of biodegradable agar/poly(butylene adipateco-terephatalate) composites

Madera-Santana, T. J., Misra, M., Drzal, L. T., Robledo, D. & Freile-Pelegrin, Y. Jun 2009 In : Polymer Engineering and Science. 49, 6, p. 1117-1126 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Agar
Composite materials
Extrusion molding
Injection molding
Thermogravimetric analysis

Simple destructive test methodology to determine the mechanical bond strength of coatings on ceramic fibers

Lincoln, J. E., Jurek, R. J., Curliss, D. B., Grigsby, M., Napoli, M., Rich, M. J., Drzal, L. T. & Rook, B. 2009 International SAMPE Technical Conference.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ceramic fibers
Bond strength (materials)
Ceramic matrix composites
Coatings
Fabrication

Structure and properties of ammonia fiber expansion (AFEX) treated pineapple leaf fiber-HDPE biocomposite

Liu, W., Wang, T., Misra, M., Drzal, L. T. & Dale, B. 2009 International SAMPE Symposium and Exhibition (Proceedings). Vol. 54

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Polyethylene
High density polyethylenes
Ammonia
Fibers
Natural fibers
2008

Dispersion optimization of exfoliated graphite nanoplatelets in polypropylene: Extrusion vs precoating of PP powder

Park, H. M., Kalaitzidou, K., Fukushima, H. & Drzal, L. T. 2008 International SAMPE Technical Conference.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Graphite
Polypropylenes
Powders
Extrusion
Nanocomposites
56 Citations

Effect of chemical modifications of the pineapple leaf fiber surfaces on the interfacial and mechanical properties of laminated biocomposites

Huda, M. S., Drzal, L. T., Mohanty, A. K. & Misra, M. Mar 1 2008 In : Composite Interfaces. 15, 2-3, p. 169-191 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical modification
leaves
mechanical properties
Mechanical properties
fibers
356 Citations

Effect of fiber surface-treatments on the properties of laminated biocomposites from poly(lactic acid) (PLA) and kenaf fibers

Huda, M. S., Drzal, L. T., Mohanty, A. K. & Misra, M. Feb 2008 In : Composites Science and Technology. 68, 2, p. 424-432 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenaf fibers
Lactic acid
Surface treatment
Silanes
Acids
49 Citations

Electrodeposition of exfoliated graphite nanoplatelets onto carbon fibers and properties of their epoxy composites

Park, J. K., Do, I. H., Askeland, P. & Drzal, L. T. Jun 2008 In : Composites Science and Technology. 68, 7-8, p. 1734-1741 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Electrodeposition
Carbon fibers
Composite materials
Electric potential
56 Citations

Intact pattern transfer of conductive exfoliated graphite nanoplatelet composite films to polyelectrolyte multilayer platforms

Hendricks, T. R., Lu, J., Drzal, L. T. & Lee, I. May 19 2008 In : Advanced Materials. 20, 10, p. 2008-2012 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Composite films
Polyelectrolytes
Multilayers
Conductive films
18 Citations

Life cycle assessment of kenaf fiber reinforced biocomposite

Kim, S., Dale, B. E., Drzal, L. T. & Misra, M. Mar 2008 In : Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy. 2, 1, p. 85-93 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenaf fibers
Life cycle
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Glass fibers
18 Citations

Modification of soy protein plastic with functional monomer with reactive extrusion

Liu, W., Mohanty, A. K., Askeland, P., Drzal, L. T. & Misra, M. Jul 2008 In : Journal of Polymers and the Environment. 16, 3, p. 177-182 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soybean Proteins
Extrusion
Monomers
Plastics
Proteins
326 Citations

Nanometal-decorated exfoliated graphite nanoplatelet based glucose biosensors with high sensitivity and fast response

Lu, J., Do, I., Drzal, L. T., Worden, R. M. & Lee, I. Sep 2008 In : ACS Nano. 2, 9, p. 1825-1832 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
bioinstrumentation
Biosensors
glucose
Glucose
30 Citations

Natural-fiber composites in the automotive sector

Huda, M. S., Drzal, L. T., Ray, D., Mohanty, A. K. & Mishra, M. Jun 2008 Properties and Performance of Natural-Fibre Composites. Elsevier Inc., p. 221-268 48 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

221 Citations

Preparation and properties of microfibrillated cellulose polyvinyl alcohol composite materials

Lu, J., Wang, T. & Drzal, L. T. May 2008 In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 39, 5, p. 738-746 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyvinyl Alcohol
Polyvinyl alcohols
Cellulose
Composite materials
Composite films
14 Citations

Scanning probe thermal analysis of polylactic acid/exfoliated graphite nanoplatelet (xGnP™) nanocomposites

Miloaga, D. G., Hosein, H. A. A., Rich, M. J., Kjoller, K. & Drzal, L. T. Mar 2008 In : Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy. 2, 1, p. 78-84 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Crystallization
Thermoanalysis
Nanocomposites
Molecular weight
249 Citations

Surface modification of microfibrillated cellulose for epoxy composite applications

Lu, J., Askeland, P. & Drzal, L. T. Mar 3 2008 In : Polymer. 49, 5, p. 1285-1296 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cellulose
Surface treatment
Coupling agents
Composite materials
Epoxy Resins
2 Citations

The effect of exfoliated graphite nanoplatelet size on the mechanical and electrical properties of vinyl ester nanocomposites

Liu, W., Do, I., Fukushima, H. & Drzal, L. T. 2008 International SAMPE Technical Conference.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Graphite
Nanocomposites
Esters
Electric properties
Mechanical properties
110 Citations

The nucleating effect of exfoliated graphite nanoplatelets and their influence on the crystal structure and electrical conductivity of polypropylene nanocomposites

Kalaitzidou, K., Fukushima, H., Askeland, P. & Drzal, L. T. Apr 2008 In : Journal of Materials Science. 43, 8, p. 2895-2907 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Polypropylenes
polypropylene
Nanocomposites
nanocomposites
2007
303 Citations

A new compounding method for exfoliated graphite-polypropylene nanocomposites with enhanced flexural properties and lower percolation threshold

Kalaitzidou, K., Fukushima, H. & Drzal, L. T. Aug 2007 In : Composites Science and Technology. 67, 10, p. 2045-2051 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Polypropylenes
Nanocomposites
Coatings
Polymer solutions
23 Citations

Crystallization of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) by exfoliated graphite nanoplatelets

Miloaga, D. G., Hosein, H. A. A., Misra, M. & Drzal, L. T. Nov 15 2007 In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 106, 4, p. 2548-2558 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Crystallization
Optical microscopy
Atomic force microscopy
Lamellar structures
1 Citations

Effect of dispersants and size of graphite nanoplatelets on their composite properties

Do, I. H., Kamae, T., Fukushima, H. & Drzal, L. T. 2007 International SAMPE Technical Conference.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Graphite
Polymers
Carbon Nanotubes
Single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWCN)
Surface-Active Agents
12 Citations
Polypropylenes
Electron beams
Mechanical properties
Composite materials
Tensile properties

Electrical and barrier properties of exfoliated graphite nanoplatelet (xGnP) reinforced nanocomposites

Fukushima, H., Kalaitzidou, K. & Drzal, L. T. 2007 International SAMPE Technical Conference.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Graphite
Large scale systems
Nanocomposites
Reinforcement
Polypropylenes

Electrical and barrier properties of exfoliated graphite nanoplatelet (xGnP) reinforced nanocomposites

Fukushima, H., Kalaitzidou, K. & Drzal, L. T. 2007 ICCM International Conferences on Composite Materials.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Graphite
Large scale systems
Nanocomposites
Polypropylenes
Nylons

Electrospun cellulose nitrate nanofibers for biosensor applications

Nartker, S., Misra, M., Drzal, L., Daugherty, S. & Satoh, P. 2007 Materials Science and Technology Conference and Exhibition, MS and T'07 - "Exploring Structure, Processing, and Applications Across Multiple Materials Systems". Vol. 4, p. 2741-2750 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

cellulose nitrate
Nitrocellulose
syringes
Collodion
Nanofibers
2 Citations

Exfoliated graphite nanoplatelet (xGnP)/polypropylene nanocomposites

Park, H. M., Kalaitzidou, K., Fukushima, H. & Drzal, L. T. 2007 SPE Automotive and Composites Divisions - 7th Annual Automotive Composites Conference and Exhibition, ACCE 2007 - Driving Performance and Productivity. Vol. 1, p. 314-322 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Graphite
Polypropylenes
Nanocomposites
Powders
Thermoplastics
1 Citations

Exfoliated graphite nanoplatelet-vinyl ester nanocomposites

Liu, W., Do, I., Fukushima, H. & Drzal, L. T. 2007 SPE Automotive and Composites Divisions - 7th Annual Automotive Composites Conference and Exhibition, ACCE 2007 - Driving Performance and Productivity. Vol. 1, p. 330-338 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Graphite
Nanocomposites
Esters
Platelets
Mechanical properties
75 Citations

Flexural and tensile moduli of polypropylene nanocomposites and comparison of experimental data to Halpin-Tsai and Tandon-Weng models

Kalaitzidou, K., Fukushima, H., Miyagawa, H. & Drzal, L. T. Nov 2007 In : Polymer Engineering and Science. 47, 11, p. 1796-1803 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polypropylenes
Carbon fibers
Nanocomposites
Reinforcement
Graphite
101 Citations

Influence of processing methods and fiber length on physical properties of kenaf fiber reinforced soy based biocomposites

Liu, W., Drzal, L. T., Mohanty, A. K. & Misra, M. Apr 2007 In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 38, 3, p. 352-359 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenaf fibers
Physical properties
Fibers
Impact strength
Processing
234 Citations

Kenaf natural fiber reinforced polypropylene composites: A discussion on manufacturing problems and solutions

Zampaloni, M., Pourboghrat, F., Yankovich, S. A., Rodgers, B. N., Moore, J., Drzal, L. T., Mohanty, A. K. & Misra, M. Jun 2007 In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 38, 6, p. 1569-1580 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kenaf fibers
Natural fibers
Polypropylenes
Composite materials
Powders
38 Citations
Asphalt mixtures
asphalt
Binders
Polymers
Adhesion
223 Citations

Mechanical properties and morphological characterization of exfoliated graphite-polypropylene nanocomposites

Kalaitzidou, K., Fukushima, H. & Drzal, L. T. Jul 2007 In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 38, 7, p. 1675-1682 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Polypropylenes
Nanocomposites
Reinforcement
Mechanical properties

Modifying mechanical, thermal, electrical and barrier properties of polymers and composites with nanoparticles

Drzal, L. T. & Fukushima, H. 2007 International SAMPE Technical Conference.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Platelets
Polymers
Carbon Nanotubes
Graphite
Nanoparticles
355 Citations

Multifunctional polypropylene composites produced by incorporation of exfoliated graphite nanoplatelets

Kalaitzidou, K., Fukushima, H. & Drzal, L. T. Jun 2007 In : Carbon. 45, 7, p. 1446-1452 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Polypropylenes
Composite materials
Aspect ratio
Soot

Natural fiber reinforced biodegradable polymer composites for automotive applications

Huda, M. S., Drzal, L. T. & Misra, M. 2007 SPE Automotive and Composites Divisions - 7th Annual Automotive Composites Conference and Exhibition, ACCE 2007 - Driving Performance and Productivity. Vol. 1, p. 31 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Reheat cycle
Biodegradable polymers
Natural fibers
Composite materials
50 Citations

Novel biobased resins from blends of functionalized soybean oil and unsaturated polyester resin

Miyagawa, H., Mohanty, A. K., Burgueño, R., Drzal, L. T. & Misra, M. Mar 15 2007 In : Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics. 45, 6, p. 698-704 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polyester resins
soybeans
Soybean oil
Soybean Oil
Polyester resins
16 Citations

Processing and physical properties of native grass-reinforced biocomposites

Liu, W., Thayer, K., Misra, M., Drzal, L. T. & Mohanty, A. K. Jul 2007 In : Polymer Engineering and Science. 47, 7, p. 969-976 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Powders
Polyethylene
Impact strength
High density polyethylenes
Physical properties
156 Citations
Immobilized Enzymes
Graphite
Biosensors
Glucose
Enzymes
16 Citations

Surface modification of polycarbonate by ultraviolet radiation and ozone

Bhurke, A. S., Askeland, P. A. & Drzal, L. T. Jan 2007 In : Journal of Adhesion. 83, 1, p. 43-66 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polycarbonate
Ozone
polycarbonates
Polycarbonates
Ultraviolet radiation
145 Citations
Talc
Silanes
Lactic acid
Mechanical properties
Fibers
2006

Aligned electrospun nanofibers for nanocomposite applications

Nartker, S., Misra, M. & Drzal, L. T. 2006 2006 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show - NSTI Nanotech 2006 Technical Proceedings. Vol. 1, p. 278-281 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Syringes
Nanofibers
Nanocomposites
Electrospinning
Fibers