Advances in Materials

Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2022

  • Mechanical, Thermal and Hydric Behavior of the Bio-sourced Compressed Earth Block (B-CEB) Added to Peanut Shells Powder

    Nassio Sory, Moussa Ouedraogo, Adamah Messan, Issiaka Sanou, Moustapha Sawadogo, Kouka Jeremy Ouedraogo, Halidou Bamogo, Ouanmini Bobet, Lamine Zerbo, Mohamed Seynou

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 1-13
    Received: Dec. 09, 2021
    Accepted: Dec. 24, 2021
    Published: Jan. 08, 2022
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    Abstract: Bio-sourced compressed earth blocks (B-CEB) were manufactured with raw soil material and peanut shells powder to produce building material with feeble environmental impact and better mechanical and hydric performances. The objective of this work is to add value to two local natural raw materials namely earth and peanut shell in the production of B-... Show More
  • Research Progress of Composite Materials of NiTi SMA and Stainless Steel

    Haoyuan Zeng, Jianping Zhou, Yan Zhang

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 14-19
    Received: Oct. 26, 2021
    Accepted: Nov. 11, 2021
    Published: Mar. 18, 2022
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    Abstract: Nickel Titanium Shape Memory Alloys (NiTi SMA) are material with high strength and good biocompatibility, and more and more applications in several industrial domains, like aerospace, automotive, biomedical and power plants. However, there are still facing some restrictions for themself mechanical property and joining techniques. The composite stru... Show More
  • Studies on Synthesis and Electrochemical Properties of Lithium Ferrous Silicate Cathode Materials

    Wang Qingsheng, Pavel Novikov, Anadoli Popovich, Yang Zhelong, Yu Yao, Okonov Leonid

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 20-29
    Received: Dec. 15, 2021
    Accepted: Dec. 25, 2021
    Published: Mar. 23, 2022
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    Abstract: The lithium ferrous silicate (Li2FeSiO4) has high theoretical capacity of 330 mAh/g, abundant raw material resources, stable working voltage, excellent thermal stability of Si-O bond, environmental protection and low cost, and has become one of the attractive cathode materials in high-energy lithium batteries. However, the conductivity of Li2FeSiO4... Show More