Journal of Nanomaterials / 2012 / Article / Tab 6

Research Article

Role of Polymer Interactions with Clays and Modifiers on Nanomechanical Properties and Crystallinity in Polymer Clay Nanocomposites

Table 6

Nonbonded interaction energies of OMMT constituents.

OMMT constituentsNonbonded energy (kcal/mol)

Clay-modifier backbone−894
Clay-modifier functional group−1176