Chemical Engineering Journal 336 (2018) 223–232 Contents lists available at ScienceDirect Chemical Engineering Journal journal homepage: www.elsevier.com/locate/cej Design of bio-based conductive and fast crystallizing nanocomposites with controllable distribution of multiwalled carbon nanotubes via interfacial stereocomplexation ⁎ ⁎ Piming Ma, Pei Lv, Pengwu Xu, Mingliang Du, Han Zhu, Weifu Dong , Mingqing Chen The Key Laboratory of Food Colloids and Biotechnology, Ministry of Education, School of Chemical and Material Engineering, Jiangnan University, 1800 Lihu Road, Wuxi 214122, China GR APHICAL A BSTRACT ARTICLE I NFO ABSTRACT Keywords: In this study, a novel route was proposed to fabricate entirely bio-based conductive nanocomposites with a low Poly(lactide) percolation threshold of conductivity (ϕ ) and enhanced crystallization and mechanical performances. In order Carbon nanotubes to achieve this objective, poly(D-lactide)/poly(hydroxyalkanoate) (PDLA/PHA) nanocomposites with multi- Conductivity walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) and MWCNTs-g-PLLA (prepared via ring opening polymerization of L- Stereocomplexation lactide with grafting degree of 17%) were designed and fabricated. The grafting of PLLA facilitates the selective Crystallization distribution of MWCNTs in the sole PDLA phase via interfacial stereocomplexation, which in combination with (ϕ = 0.32 wt%) compared to that of the un- the volume exclusion eﬀect of PHA leads to a lower value of
Chemical Engineering Journal – Elsevier
Published: Mar 15, 2018
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly
Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.
Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.
Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”Daniel C.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud
“I must say, @deepdyve is a fabulous solution to the independent researcher's problem of #access to #information.”@deepthiw
“My last article couldn't be possible without the platform @deepdyve that makes journal papers cheaper.”@JoseServera