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  • Bio-inspired green surface functionalization of PMMA for multifunctional capacitors 

    Thakur, Vijay Kumar; Vennerberg, Danny; Madbouly, Samy A.; Kessler, Michael (RSC Advances, 2014)
    Poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA)-based dielectric materials are of prime interest for many electronic and power devices. However, the low dielectric constant and hydrophobic nature of PMMA limit its success in many ...
  • PMMA-g-SOY as a sustainable novel dielectric material 

    Thakur, Vijay Kumar; Thunga, Mahendra; Madbouly, Samy A.; Kessler, Michael (RSC Advances, 2014)
    Soy protein (and associated carbohydrate) (SOY) is graft copolymerized with poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) to synthesize novel low cost dielectric materials for multifunctional applications. Graft copolymerization of ...
  • Self-healing polymer nanocomposite materials: A review 

    Thakur, Vijay Kumar; Kessler, Michael (Polymer, 2015)
    During the last few years, different kinds of autonomic and non-autonomic self-healing materials have been prepared using diverse techniques for a number of applications. The incorporation of suitable functionalities into ...