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Mechanical and Tribological Properties of

Microparticulate and Nanoparticulate Reinforced Polymer Composites



Bernd Wetzel1, Frank Haupert1, Klaus Friedrich1, Mingqiu Zhang2 and Minzhi Rong2

1Institute for Composite Materials (IVW), University of Kaiserslautern,

67663 Kaiserslautern, Germany

2Key Laboratory of Polymeric Composite and Functional Materials,

The Ministry of Education of China, Zhongshan University,

Guangzhou 510275, P. R. China


Keywords: nanoparticle, nanocomposite, microparticles, polymer, wear, dispersion, mechanical properties