Plastics, Rubber and Composites, Vol. 46, No. 7

The Polymer Society
25 Jul 2017

Plastics, Rubber and Composites, Vol. 46, No. 7, 09 Aug 2017 is now available online. IOM3 members have free access to the papers below via our journals page.


The effect of irradiation surface treatment of UHMWPE fibre on the interfacial properties of PVC composite

Fu Yuan-fei, Lu Yue, Chen De-min & Xu Kan

Pages: 285-289

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1335480


Comprehensive study on temperature-induced crystallisation and strain-induced crystallisation behaviours of natural rubber/isoprene rubber blends

Shuquan Sun, Yonglai Lu, Benjamin S. Hsiao, Dong Wang & Liqun Zhang

Pages: 290-300

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1335481


Highly stretchable and sensitive strain sensors using nano-graphene coated natural rubber

S. Tadakaluru, T. Kumpika, E. Kantarak, W. Sroila, A. Panthawan, P. Sanmuangmoon, W. Thongsuwan & P. Singjai

Pages: 301-305

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1336345


Mechanical properties of cerium oxide-modified vulcanised natural rubber at elevated temperature

Yanping Wang, Yazhou Liu, Zhe Zhang, Can Wang, Shouwen Shi & Xu Chen

Pages: 306-313

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1343521


Flexural and Charpy impact behaviour of epoxy/glass fabric treated by nano-SiO2 and silane blend

Somayeh Safi, Ali Zadhoush & Mojtaba Ahmadi

Pages: 314-321

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1345443


Investigation of crystallisation and interfacial nature of polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane/polypropylene composites in the presence of β-nucleating agent

Hongda Mao, Yuansen Liu, Wei Liu, Min Nie & Qi Wang

Pages: 322-328

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1350793


Thank you note

Phil Coates

Pages: 329-329

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1344345


Robert (Roy) James Crawford, CNZM BSc PhD DSc FIMMM FREng

Peter Martin & Eileen Harkin-Jones

Pages: 330-331

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1344405