Journal of Nanomaterials / 2015 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Mechanical, Thermal, and Microstructural Analysis of Polyvinyl Alcohol/Montmorillonite Nanocomposites

Table 2

Comparison of maximum, minimum, average, and one standard deviation (STD dev.) of the mean for the tensile modulus data tested at 1 mm/min and 50 mm/min.

ValuePure PVA1 vol. %3 vol. %5 vol. %10 vol. %25 vol. %Rate (mm/min)

Maximum (MPa)1502275036311539103919131.0
Minimum (MPa)792221129405268121183
Average (MPa)10722431323310189281564
STD dev.378283358507114366

Maximum (MPa)25724096334613796501888450.0
Minimum (MPa)167132512671107136404979
Average (MPa)206436402966119550556919
STD dev.46242534516214031952

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