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International Journal of Engineering Research in Computer Science and Engineering (IJERCSE)

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IInternational Journal of Engineering Research in Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IJERMCE)

Monthly Journal for Mechanical and Civil Engineering

ISSN : 2456-1290 (Online)

Investigation of Thermal Properties of Borassus Flabillifer Fruit and Sisal Fiber Composite Material with Addition of Nano Carbon

Author : R. Chitti Babu 1 M. Lava Kumar 2 Dr. M. Amala Justus Selvam 3

Date of Publication :7th August 2016

Abstract: The main objective of this paper is to investigate the effect of Nanocarbon on thermal properties of borassus fruit and sisal natural fiber reinforced composites .The composites with and without Nano carbon have been prepared by incorporating 100% biodegradable fiber reinforcement . The primary derivative thermo grams of the fibers were recorded in an inert atmosphere at the heating rate of 20 oC/min. The thermal properties of these samples were investigated according to ASTM standard. From the result it was absorbed that the borassus fruit and sisal composite with addition of Nano carbon showed that there is an appreciable increase in thermal properties of the sample when compared to without addition of Nano carbon composite.

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