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Dr. Shang-Lin Gao

Scientist

Dept. Composite Materials
+49 351 4658 287 +49 351 4658 362

Fields of Work

  • Composites & Nanocomposites: — Physical and mechanical properties; Structure and property relationships
  • Multifunctional Composites: Interphase sensor; Early warning of failure; Non-destructive damage detection
  • Fibres: Healing of nanoscale defects; Fibre sensor

Education

Selected Publications

  1. Variable structural colouration of composite interphase. Materials Horizons (2017) more
  2. An ionic liquid as interface linker for tuning piezoresistive sensitivity and toughness in poly(vinylidene fluoride)/carbon nanotube composites. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 9 (2017)
  3. Water vapour sensing by carbon nanoparticle 'skin'. Advanced Materials Interfaces 2 (2015) 1500244 more
  4. In-situ synchrotron X-ray studies of crystallization of ß-nucleated iPP subjected to a wide range of shear rates and shear temperatures. Polymer 76 (2015) 182-190 
  5. Multifunctional interphases in polymer composites. in Multifunctionality of Polymer Composites, Editors: Klaus Friedrich, Ulf Breuer, Publisher: Elsevier, ISBN: 978-0-323-26434-1, (2015) 338-360 more
  6. Ultrathin carbon nanotube networks sensing polymer transitions. Soft Materials 12 (2014) S115-120 more
  7. Carbon fiber surfaces and composite interphases.  Composites Science and Technology  102 (2014) 35-50 
  8. Development of functional glass fibres with nanocomposite coating: A comparative study. Composites A 44 (2013) 16-22
  9. The use of a carbon nanotube layer on a polyurethane multifilament substrate for monitoring strains as large as 400%. Carbon  50 (2012) 4085-4092
  10. Single MWNT-glass fiber as strain sensor and switch. Advanced Materials 23 (2011) 3392-3397 more
  11. Multi-functional multi-walled carbon nanotube-jute fibres and composites. Carbon 49 (2011) 2683-2692 more
  12. Glass fibre with carbon nanotube networks as Multifunctional sensors. Advanced Functional Materials 20 (2010) 1885-1893 more
  13. Functional interphases with multi-walled carbon nanotubes in glass fibre/epoxy composites. Carbon 48 (2010) 2273-2281 more
  14. Tensile strength of glass fibres with carbon nanotube-epoxy nanocomposite coating: Effects of CNT morphology and dispersion state.  Composites A 41 (2010) 539-548
  15. Photochemical surface modification of PP for abrasion resistance. Applied Surface Science 255 (2009) 9139–9145
  16. Stitched glass/PP composite. Part I: Tensile and impact properties.  Composites  A 40 (2009) 635-643 
  17. Nanostructured coatings of glass fibers: Improvement of alkali reistance and mechanical properties. Acta Materialia 55 (2007) 1043-1052 more
  18. Jute/polypropylene composites. I. Effect of matrix modification. Composites Science and Technology 66 (2006) 952-963 more
  19. Photochemical surface modification of PET by excimer UV lamp irradiation.  Applied Physics / B 81 (2005) 681-690 more
  20. Coatings for glass fiber in a cementitious matrix Acta Materialia 52 (2004) 4745-4755 more
  21. Carbon fibres and composites with epoxy resins: Topography, fractography and interphases.  Carbon 42 (2004) 515-529 more
  22. Sizings on alkali-resistant glass fibers: Environmental effects on mechanical properties.  Langmuir 19 (2003) 2496-2506 more
  23. Characterisation of interphase nanoscale property variations in glass fibre reinforced polypropylene and epoxy resin composites Composites A 33 (2002) 559-576 more
  24. Cooling rate influences in carbon fiber/PEEK composites: Part I. Crystallinity and interface adhesion.  Composites A 31 (2000) 517-530  more
Glass Fibers with Carbon Nanotube Networks as Multifunctional Sensors. Adv. Funct. Mater., 20 (2010) p. 1885-1893
Single MWNT-Glass Fiber as Strain Sensor and Switch. Adv. Mater., 23 (2011) 3392-3397
Water Vapor Sensing by Carbon Nanoparticle “Skin”. Adv. Mater. Interfaces 2 (2015) 1500244