Table 1

Thermal degradation temperature (Td) andT5of MWCNTs/polyimide nanocomposites
Temperature (°C) Pure PI Acid-MWCNTs/polyimide (MWCNTs wt%) Amide-MWCNTs/polyimide (MWCNTs wt%)
0.5 1 2 3 5 0.5 1 2 3 5
*Td 510 515 530 540 570 555 525 520 520 525 525
**T5 540 545 555 565 585 580 553 550 550 550 550

* Temperature at which degradation starts

** Temperature at which 5 wt% of the material has degraded

Singh et al.

Singh et al. Nanoscale Research Letters 2008 3:444-453   doi:10.1007/s11671-008-9179-4

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