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Title: Chapter 11: Microscopic Characterization of Nanofibers and Nanocrystals

Source: In: Materials and Energy - Volume 5, Handbook of Green Materials, Chapter 11, 2014; pp. 159-180.

Author(s)Moon, Robert J.; Pöhler, Tiina; Tammelin, Tekla

Publication Year: 2014  View PDF »

Category: Book Chapter
Associated Research Project(s):   FPL-4707-3B

Abstract: Comprehensive characterization of cellulose nanomaterials (CNs) is needed to advance our understanding of these materials and enable material designers, models, and manufacturers to make informed decisions in the development of new products and materials based on CNs. This chapter summarizes several characterization methods as they pertain to CNs, in particular to characterize CN morphology, structure, mechanical properties, and surface chemistry.

Keywords: Atomic force microscopy; characterization; x-ray diffreaction; Raman; FTIR; NMR

Publication Review Process: Non-Refereed (Other)

File size: 1,030 kb(s)

Date posted: 11/13/2014
RITS Product ID: 71572
Current FPL Scientist associated with this product
Moon, Robert J.
Materials Research Engineer

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