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Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Polybenzoxazine Resin for Process Modeling

PRASHIK S. GAIKWAD, AARON S. KRIEG, JULIA A. KING, MARIANNA MAIARU, GREGORY M. ODEGARD

Abstract


In this work, Molecular Dynamics (MD) simulations are performed to predict the physical properties (gelation point, mass density, volumetric shrinkage) and mechanical properties (Bulk modulus, Shear modulus, Young’s Modulus, Poisson’s ratio) of a PolyBenzoxazine (PBZ) resin system as a function of crosslinking density. The molecular models are developed using the Reactive Interface Force Field (IFF-R). The results obtained from MD are in good agreement with the experimental data.


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10.12783/asc36/35849

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