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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2015, Article ID 514501, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/514501
Research Article

Measuring the Electrical Properties of MWNT-PA6 Reinforced Nanocomposites

1Faculty of Textile-Leather Engineering and Industrial Management, Technical “Gheorghe Asachi” University of Iași, Bulevardul D. Mangeron No. 67, 700050 Iași, Romania
2Laboratoire de Physique et Mécanique Textiles EAC 7189 CNRS/UHA, ENSISA, 11 rue Alfred Werner, 68093 Mulhouse Cedex, France
3Department of Physics, Technical “Gheorghe Asachi” University of Iași, Bulevardul D. Mangeron No. 63, 700050 Iași, Romania

Received 17 October 2014; Accepted 25 December 2014

Academic Editor: Davood D. Ganji

Copyright © 2015 Monica Alina Călin et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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