Hydration and Dynamic State of Nanoconfined Polymer Layers Govern Toughness in Nacre-mimetic Nanocomposites

Tuukka Verho, Mikko Karesoja, Paramita Das, Lahja Martikainen, Reidar Lund, Angel Alegría, Andreas Walther, Olli Ikkala

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45 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5055-5059
Number of pages5
JournalAdvanced Materials
Issue number36
Publication statusPublished - 2013
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


  • biomimetic nanocomposite
  • glass transition
  • nacre
  • toughening

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