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Supersonically sprayed thermal barrier layers using clay micro-particles.

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posted on 2017-05-13, 00:00 authored by DY Kim, JG Lee, B Joshi, JH Lee, Salem S. Al-Deyab, HG Yoon, DR Yang, A Yarin, SS Yoon
Several clay minerals were supersonically sprayed onto flexible substrates to form highly thermally and electrically insulating materials which could be wrapped onto protected surfaces. Among these clay minerals, montmorillonite (Mt) revealed the best thermal insulating properties.


This work was primarily supported by the Special Research Grant by the College of Engineering at Korea University. This research was also supported by GFHIM of NRF (2013M3A6B1078879), NRF-2013R1A2A2A05005589, and KETEP-0133030010890. The authors extend their appreciation to the Deanship of Scientific Research at King Saud University for its funding this Prolific Research group (PRG-1436-03).


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This is the author’s version of a work that was accepted for publication in Applied Clay Science. Changes resulting from the publishing process, such as peer review, editing, corrections, structural formatting, and other quality control mechanisms may not be reflected in this document. Changes may have been made to this work since it was submitted for publication. A definitive version was subsequently published in Applied Clay Science, 2016. 120: 142-146. DOI: 10.1016/j.clay.2015.12.002.


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