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Boehmite Nanofiber-Reinforced Resorcinol-Formaldehyde Macroporous Monoliths for Heat/Flame Protection

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submitted on 27.07.2018 and posted on 27.07.2018 by Gen Hayase
By distributing boehmite nanofibers (BNFs) to a resorcinol-formaldehyde (RF) skeletal phase formed by phase separation in an aqueous sol, composite macroporous monoliths have been produced. The nanofiber reinforced monoliths have a skeleton in which BNF is arranged in parallel within the RF structure, and showed high Young's modulus against uniaxial compression for their bulk density. These materials can be expected to be applied to heat/flame protection materials using heat insulating properties and high flame resistance.

Funding

KAKENHI, No. 17K14541 (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)

History

Email Address of Submitting Author

gen@aerogel.jp

Institution

Tohoku University

Country

Japan

ORCID For Submitting Author

0000-0003-1970-6129

Declaration of Conflict of Interest

I declare no competing financial interest.

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