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Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Pol(arylene ethers) for Gas Separation and Water Desalination Membranes
(Virginia Tech, 2018-06-19)
This thesis focuses on the synthesis and characterization of various poly(arylene ether)s to improve the efficiency of gas separation and water desalination membranes. This class of polymers includes polymers such as ...
Synthesis and Characterization of High Performance Polymers for Gas Separation and Water Purification Membranes and as Interfacial Agents for Thermplastic Carbon Fiber Composites
(Virginia Tech, 2018-07-03)
This dissertation focuses on the synthesis and characterization of high performance polymers, specifically polybenzimidazoles (PBIs) for gas separation applications and polyimides (PI) for water purification and as interfacial ...
Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Polybenzimidazoles and Post-modifications for Membrane Separation Applications
(Virginia Tech, 2018-06-29)
Polybenzimidazoles, a class of aromatic heterocyclic polymers, are well known due to their remarkable thermal stability, mechanical properties and chemical resistance which are often required in extreme operation conditions. ...
Polymeric Complexes and Composites for Aerospace and Biomedical Applications
(Virginia Tech, 2018-08-01)
Polymers, among metals and ceramics, are major solid materials which are widely used in all kinds of applications. Polymers are of particular interest because they can be tailored with desirable properties. Polymer-based ...