MSA  Vol.7 No.6 , June 2016
Natural Rubber Based Composites Comprising Different Types of Carbon-Silica Hybrid Fillers. Comparative Study on Their Electric, Dielectric and Microwave Properties, and Possible Applications
Abstract: The paper presents a comparative study on the electric, dielectric and microwave properties of natural rubber based composites comprising dual phase fillers prepared from furnace carbon black or conductive carbon black with a different amount of silica. It has been established that, the specifics of the carbon phase have a marked strong effect upon the properties mentioned above. The interpenetration of the two filler phases and the grade of isolation of the conductive carbon phase by the dielectric one depend on the ratio between them. On the other hand, that leads to a change in all properties of the studied composites, which allows tailoring those characteristics.
Cite this paper: Al-Ghamdi, A. , Al-Hartomy, O. , Al-Solamy, F. , Dishovsky, N. , Mihaylov, M. , Malinova, P. , Atanasov, N. (2016) Natural Rubber Based Composites Comprising Different Types of Carbon-Silica Hybrid Fillers. Comparative Study on Their Electric, Dielectric and Microwave Properties, and Possible Applications. Materials Sciences and Applications, 7, 295-306. doi: 10.4236/msa.2016.76027.

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