Glass Physics and Chemistry

, Volume 42, Issue 2, pp 177–181 | Cite as

Simulation of carbon nanotubes as macromolecular coils in nanocomposites with glassy polymer matrix



Ring-shaped carbon nanotubes have been simulated as macromolecular coils in the context of the fractal physical chemistry of polymer solutions k]The dependence of the interfacial adhesion level in polymer/carbon nanotube nanocomposites on the structure of the above composites k]characterized by its fractal dimension k]has been shown k]The validity of this interpretation has been confirmed via a description of the degree of reinforcement of nanocomposites within the reinforcement molecular model.


nanocomposite epoxy polymer ring-shaped formations interfacial adhesion fractal dimension 


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  1. 1.Kabardino-Balkaria State UniversityKabardino-BalkariaRussia

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