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April 9th, 2006

Ultra-Strong Composite Materials with Nanotubes

Abstract:
A recent publication by three researchers from the University of Dublin Trinity College in Ireland, Jonathan Coleman, Umar Khan and Yurii Gun'ko, explores the progress that has already been made in the area of mechanical reinforcement of polymers using CNTs. Their review, titled "Mechanical Reinforcement of Polymers Using Carbon Nanotubes" was published in the Feb. 22, 2006 online edition of Advanced Materials.

(Ed.'s note: See Wikipedia for more on Young's modulus.)

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