Publications

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Book Chapters

S. M. Doshi and E. T. Thostenson, “Self-Sensing Carbon Nanotube Composites: Processing and Characterization,” to appear in Plastics Design Library Handbooks – Multi-Functionality of Polymer Composites, Elsevier, Eds: K. Friedrich and U. Brewer (2014).

C. Y. Li, E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Carbon Nanotube-Based Composites and Damage Sensing,” Multifunctional Polymer Nanocomposites, CRC Press, Eds: J. Leng, A. Kin-Tak Lau (2011).

D. Heider, R. C. Don, E. T. Thostenson, K. Tackitt, J. H. Belk and T. Munns, “Cure Monitoring and Control,” ASM Handbook Volume 21 Composites, ASM International, Materials Park, OH (2001).


 Journal Publications

T. Schumacher and E. T. Thostenson, Development of structural carbon nanotube–based sensing composites for concrete structures, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures (published online September, 2013).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1045389X13505252

Q. An, A. N. Rider and E. T. Thostenson, “Hierarchical Composite Structures Prepared by Electrophoretic Deposition of Carbon Nanotubes onto Glass Fibers,” ACS Applied Materials and InterfacesPublished online (2013).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/am3028734

G. Pandey, E. T. Thostenson and D. Heider, “Electric time domain reflectometry sensors for non-invasive structural health monitoring of glass fiber composites,” Progress in Electromagnetics Research, 137: 551-564 (2013).
http://dx.doi.org/10.2528/PIER13020611

G. Pandey H. Deffor, E. T. Thostenson and D. Heider,  “Smart tooling with integrated time domain reflectometry sensing line for non-invasive flow and cure monitoring during composites manufacturing,” Composites Part A, 47(1): 102-108 (2013).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2012.11.017

K. L. Lasater and E. T. Thostenson, “In Situ Thermoresistive Characterization of Multifunctional Composites of Carbon Nanotubes,” Polymer, 53(23): 5367-5374 (2012).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.2012.09.022

G. Pandey and E. T. Thostenson “Carbon Nanotube-Based Multifunctional Polymer Nanocomposites,” Polymer Reviews, 52(3-4): 355-416 (2012). http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15583724.2012.703747

Q. An, A. N. Rider, and E. T. Thostenson “Electrophoretic deposition of carbon nanotubes onto carbon-fiber fabric for production of carbon/epoxy composites with improved mechanical properties,” Carbon, 50(11): 4130-4143 (2012). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2012.04.061

A. S. Wu, A. M. Coppola, M. J. Sinnott, T-W. Chou, E. T. Thostenson, J. H. Byun. and B. S. Kim, “Sensing of damage and healing in three-dimensional braided composites with vascular channels,” Composites Science and Technology, 72(13): 1618-1626 (2012). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2012.06.012

G. Pandey, M. Wolters, E. T. Thostenson and D. Heider “Localized functionally modified glass fibers with carbon nanotube networks for crack sensing in composites using time domain reflectometry,” Carbon, 50(10): 3816-3825 (2012). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2012.04.008

S. M. Friedrich, A. S. Wu, E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou “Damage mode characterization of mechanically fastened composite joints using carbon nanotube networks,” Composites Part A, 42(12): 2003-2009 (2011). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2011.09.006

L. M. Gao, T-W. Chou, E. T. Thostenson, Z. G. Zhang and M. Coulaud “In situ sensing of impact damage in epoxy/glass fiber composites using percolating carbon nanotube networks,” Carbon, 49(10): 3382-3385 (2011). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2011.04.003

A. S. Lim, Z. R. Melrose, E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Damage sensing of adhesively-bonded hybrid composite/steel joints using carbon nanotubes,” Composites Science and Technology, 71(9): 1183-1189 (2011). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2010.10.009

S-B. Lee, O. Choi, W. Lee, J. W. Yi, B. S. Kim, J. H. Byun, M. K. Yoon, H. Fong, E. T. Thostenson, T-W. Chou “Processing and characterization of multi-scale hybrid composites reinforced with nanoscale carbon reinforcements and carbon fibers,” Composites Part A, 42(4): 337-344 (2011). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2010.10.016

A. S. Lim, Q. An, T-W. Chou and E. T. Thostenson, “Mechanical and electrical response of carbon nanotube-based fabric composites to Hopkinson bar loading,” Composites Science and Technology, 71(5): 616-621 (2011). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2010.12.025

W. Lee, S-B. Lee, J-W. Yi, M-K Um, J-H. Byun, E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Formicary-like carbon nanotube/copper hybrid nanostructures for carbon fiber-reinforced composites by electrophoretic deposition,” Journal of Materials Science, 46(7): 2359-2364 (2011). http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10853-010-5082-3

A. Gawandi, E. T. Thostenson and J. W. Gillespie, “Tow pullout behavior of polymer-coated Kevlar fabric,” Journal of Materials Science, 46(1): 77-89 (2011). http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10853-010-4819-3

K. J. Kim, W. R. Yu, J. S. Lee, L. M. Gao, E. T. Thostenson, T-W. Chou and J. H. Byun, “Damage characterization of 3D braided composites using carbon nanotube-based in situ sensing,” Composites Part A, 41(10): 1531-1537 (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2010.06.016

L. M. Gao, T-W. Chou, E. T. Thostenson and Z. G. Zhang, “A comparative study of damage sensing in fiber composites using uniformly and non-uniformly dispersed carbon nanotubes,” Carbon, 48(13): 3788-3794 (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2010.06.041

L. M. Gao, E. T. Thostenson, Z. G. Zhang, J-H. Byun and T-W. Chou, “Damage Monitoring in Fiber-Reinforced Composites under Fatigue Loading Using Carbon Nanotube Networks,” Philosophical Magazine, 90(31-32): 4085-4099 (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14786430903352649

W. B. Lu, T-W. Chou and E. T. Thostenson, “A three-dimensional model of electrical percolation thresholds in carbon nanotube-based composites,” Applied Physics Letters, 96(22): 223106 (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3443731

L. M. Gao, T-W. Chou, E. T. Thostenson, A. Godara, Z. G. Zhang and L Mezzo, “Highly conductive polymer composites based on controlled agglomeration of carbon nanotubes,” Carbon, 48(9): 2649-2651 (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2010.03.027

T-W. Chou, L. M. Gao, E. T. Thostenson, Z. G. Zhang and J-H. Byun, “An Assessment of the Science and Technology of Carbon Nanotube Fibers and Composites,” Composites Science and Technology, 70(1): 1-19 (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2009.10.004

E. T. Thostenson, J. J. Gangloff Jr., C. Y. Li and J-H. Byun “Electrical Anisotropy in Multi-Scale Nanotube/Fiber Composites,” Applied Physics Letters, 97(5): 073111 (2009). http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3202788

K. Okubo, T. Fuji and E. T. Thostenson, “Multi-Scale Hybrid Biocomposite: Processing and Mechanical Characterization of Bamboo Fiber Reinforced PLA with Microfibrillated Cellulose,” Composites – Part A, 40(4): 469-475 (2009). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2009.01.012

L. M. Gao, E. T. Thostenson Z. G. Zhang and T-W. Chou, “Coupled Carbon Nanotube Network and Acoustic Emission Monitoring for Sensing of Damage Development in Composites,” Carbon, 47(5): 1381-1388 (2009). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2009.01.030

E. T. Thostenson S. Ziaee and T-W. Chou, “Processing and Electrical Properties of Carbon Nanotube / Vinyl Ester Nanocomposites,” Composites Science and Technology, 69(6): 801-804 (2009). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2008.06.023

L. M. Gao, E. T. Thostenson, Z. G. Zhang and T-W. Chou, “Sensing of Damage Mechanisms in Fiber-Reinforced Composites under Cyclic Loading Using Carbon Nanotubes,” Advanced Functional Materials, 19(1): 123-130 (2009). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.200800865

E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Carbon Nanotube-Based Health Monitoring of Mechanically Fastened Composite Joints,” Composites Science and Technology, 68(12) 2557-2561 (2008). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2008.05.016

E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Real-Time in situ Sensing of Damage Evolution in Advanced Fiber Composites using Carbon Nanotube Networks,” Nanotechnology, 19(21): 215713 (2008). http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0957-4484/19/21/215713

C. Y. Li, E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Sensors and Actuators Based on Carbon Nanotubes and their Composites: A Review,” Composites Science and Technology, 68(6): 1227-1249 (2008). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2008.01.006

C. Y. Li, E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Effect of Nanotube Waviness on the Electrical Conductivity of Carbon Nanotube-Based Composites,” Composites Science and Technology, 68(6): 1445-1452 (2008). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2007.10.056

E. Bekyarova, E. T. Thostenson, A. Yu, M. E. Itkis, D. Fakhrutdinov, T-W. Chou, R. C. Haddon, “Functionalized Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes for Carbon Fiber-Epoxy Composites,” Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 111(48): 17865-17871 (2007). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp071329a

C. Y. Li, E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Dominant Role of Tunneling Resistance in the Electrical Conductivity of Carbon Nanotube-Based Composites,” Applied Physics Letters, 91(22): Article No. 223114 (2007). http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2819690

E. Bekyarova, E. T. Thostenson, A. Yu, H. Kim, J. Gao, J. Tang, H. T. Hahn, T-W. Chou, M. E. Itkis, R. C. Haddon, “Multiscale Carbon Nanotube-Carbon Fiber Reinforcement for Advanced Epoxy Composites,” Langmuir, 23(7): 3970-3974 (2007). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/la062743p

E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Carbon Nanotube Networks: Sensing of Distributed Strain and Damage for Life Prediction and Self-Healing,” Advanced Materials, 18(22): 2837-2841 (2006). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.200600977

E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Processing-Structure-Multi-Functional Property Relationship in Carbon Nanotube/Epoxy Composites,” Carbon, 44(14): 3022-3029 (2006). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2006.05.014

E. T. Thostenson P. G. Karandikar and T-W. Chou, “Fabrication and Characterization of Reaction Bonded Silicon Carbide / Carbon Nanotube Composites,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 38(21): 3962-3965 (2005). http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0022-3727/38/21/020

E. T. Thostenson, C. Y. Li and T-W. Chou, “Nanocomposites in Context,” Composites Science and Technology, 65(3-4): 491-516 (2005). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2004.11.003

E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Nanotube Buckling in Aligned Multi-Wall Carbon Nanotube-Reinforced Composites,” Carbon, 42(14): 3015-3018 (2004). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2004.06.012

E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “On the Elastic Properties of Carbon Nanotube-Based Composites: Modeling and Characterization,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 36(5): 573-582 (2003). http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0022-3727/36/5/323

E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Aligned Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube-Reinforced Composites: Processing and Mechanical Characterization,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 35(16): L77-L80 (2002). http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0022-3727/35/16/103

E. T. Thostenson, W. Z. Li, D. Z. Wang, Z. F. Ren and T-W. Chou, “Carbon Nanotube/Carbon Fiber Hybrid Multiscale Composites,” Journal of Applied Physics, 91(9): 6034-6037 (2002).http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.1466880

E. T. Thostenson, Z. F. Ren and T-W. Chou, “Advances in the Science and Technology of Carbon Nanotubes and their Composites: A Review,” Composites Science and Technology, 61(13): 1899-1912 (2001). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0266-3538(01)00094-X

E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Microwave and Conventional Curing of Thick-Section Thermoset Composite Laminates: Experiment and Simulation,” Polymer Composites, 22(2): 197-212 (2001). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pc.10531

E. T. Thostenson and T-W. Chou, “Microwave Processing: Fundamentals and Applications,” Composites Part A, 30(9): 1055-1071 (1999). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1359-835X(99)00020-2

J. Li, E. T. Thostenson, T-W. Chou and L. Riester,  “An Investigation of Thin-Film Coating/Substrate Systems by Nanoindentation,” Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 120(2): 154-162 (1998). http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.2807005

R. W. Rydin, E. T. Thostenson and H-Y. Ma, “An Assessment of the Impact Response of Knit-Knit and Knit-Stitch Composites,” Science and Engineering of Composite Materials, 7(3): 269-277 (1998). http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/SECM.1998.7.3.269