ZENG You, WANG Han, CHENG Hui-ming. Research progress and potential applications for graphene/polymer composites[J]. NEW CARBOM MATERIALS, 2016, 31(6): 555-567.
Citation: ZENG You, WANG Han, CHENG Hui-ming. Research progress and potential applications for graphene/polymer composites[J]. NEW CARBOM MATERIALS, 2016, 31(6): 555-567.

Research progress and potential applications for graphene/polymer composites

Funds:  Creative Research Groups of National Natural Science Foundation of China (51521091); Hundred Talents Program of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS2012); Shenyang National Laboratory for Materials Science of China (2015RP13); Natural Science Foundation of Liaoning Province (2014305012, 2015020176).
  • Received Date: 2016-10-08
  • Accepted Date: 2016-12-26
  • Rev Recd Date: 2016-12-06
  • Publish Date: 2016-12-28
  • With the rapid development and technological breakthroughs in the synthesis of graphene on a large scale at low cost, the commercial application of graphene materials has been arousing great interest from both academic and industrial fields. We review the latest research progress on graphene/polymer composites, focusing on their mechanical reinforcement, improvement of electrical and thermal conductivity, corrosion resistance, and flame-retardance. The current situation regarding commercial graphene products is summarized, and the main problems and future development of graphene/polymer composites are discussed.
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