Export file:

Format

  • RIS(for EndNote,Reference Manager,ProCite)
  • BibTex
  • Text

Content

  • Citation Only
  • Citation and Abstract

Investigation of structural, dielectric and sensing properties of MgCl2/PVDF composite films prepared via solution casting technique

Department of Instrumentation (I.I.E), Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra-136119, INDIA

This article investigates the effect of Mg insertion into the Polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF). The composite films were prepared using solution casting technique. XRD, and FTIR characterizations were done to study the structural changes in the MgCl2/PVDF composite films. The dielectric study reveals the improvement in the dielectric constant and conductivity with the insertion of Mg ions in the PVDF composite. The MgCl2/PVDF composite has immense potential in sensing and actuator applications.
  Figure/Table
  Supplementary
  Article Metrics

Keywords PVDF composite; filler; dielectric constant; crystallinity

Citation: Anshu Mli Gaur, Dinesh Singh Rana. Investigation of structural, dielectric and sensing properties of MgCl2/PVDF composite films prepared via solution casting technique. AIMS Materials Science, 2016, 3(3): 1117-1124. doi: 10.3934/matersci.2016.3.1117

References

  • 1. Tao M, Liu F, Ma B, et al. (2013) Effect of solvent power on PVDF membrane polymorphism during phase inversion. Desalination 316: 137–145.    
  • 2. Gaur AM, Rana DS (2015) Structural, optical and electrical properties of MgCl2 doped polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) composites. J Mater Sci Mater Electron 26: 1246–1251.    
  • 3. Gaur AM, Rana DS (2016) Effect of CoCl2-BaCl2 fillers on morphology, dielectric constant and conductivity of PVDF composite for pressure sensing application. J Mater Sci Mater Electron 27: 2293–2299.    
  • 4. Kadiroglu U, Abaci U, Guney HY (2014) Effects of B2O3 addition on structural and dielectric properties of PVDF. Poly Eng Sci 54: 2536–2543.    
  • 5. Low YKA, Tan LY, Tan LP, et al. (2013) Increasing solvent polarity and addition of salts promote β-phase Poly(vinylidene fluoride) formation. J Apll Polym Sci 128: 2902–2910.
  • 6. Jung Y, Kwak J, Lee YH, et al. (2014) Development of a multi-channel piezoelectric acoustic sensor based on an artificial basilar membrane. Sensors 14: 117–128.
  • 7. Li YC, Tjong SC, Li RKY (2011) Dielectric properties of binary polyvinylidene fluoride/barium titanate nanocomposites and their nanographite doped hybrids. Express Polym Lett 5: 526–534.    
  • 8. Mendes SF, Costa CM, Caparros C, et al. (2012) Effect of filler size and concentration on the structure and properties of poly(vinylidene fluoride)/BaTiO3 nanocomposites. J Mater Sci 47: 1378–1388.    
  • 9. Tawansi A, Oraby AH, Abdelrazek EM, et al. (1999) Structural and electrical properties of MgCl2-filled PVDF Films. Polym Test 18: 569–579.    
  • 10. Correiaa DM, Ribeiroa C, Sencadas V, et al. (2015) Influence of oxygen plasma treatment parameters on poly(vinylidenefluoride) electrospun fiber mats wettability. Prog Org Coat 85: 151–158.    
  • 11. Silva AB, Arjmand M, Sundarara U, et al. (2014) Novel composites of copper nanowire/PVDF with superior dielectric properties. Polymer 55: 226–234.    
  • 12. Lai CY, Groth A, Gray S, et al. (2014) Preparation and characterization of poly(vinylidene fluoride)/nanoclay nanocomposite flat sheet membranes for abrasion resistance. Water Res 57: 56–66.    
  • 13. Loan TV, Giannelis EP (2007) Compatibilizing Poly(vinylidene fluoride)/Nylon-6 Blends with Nanoclay. Macromolecules 40: 8271–8276.    
  • 14. Kang DH, Kang HW (2016) Surface energy characteristics of zeolite embedded PVDF nanofiberfilms with electrospinning process. Appl Surf Sci 387: 82–88.    
  • 15. Low, YKA, Tan LY, Tan LP, et al. (2013) Increasing solvent polarity and addition of salts promote β‐phase poly (vinylidene fluoride) formation. J Apll Polym Sci 128: 2902–2910.
  • 16. Jayalakshmy MS, Philip J (2014) Pyroelectric figures of merit and associated properties of LiTaO3/poly vinylidene difluoride nanocomposites for thermal/infrared sensing. Sensor Actuat A-Phys 206: 121–126.    
  • 17. Abdelaziz M, Abdelrazek EM (2004) Effect of equal amounts of Mn and Co dopant addition on the structural, electrical and magnetic properties of PVDF films. Physica B 349: 84–91.    
  • 18. Elashmawi IS, Abdelrazek EM, Ragab HM, et al. (2010) Structural, optical and dielectric behavior of PVDF films filled with different concentrations of iodine. Physica B 405: 94–98.    
  • 19. Martins P, Lopes AC, Mendez SL (2014) Electroactive phases of poly(vinylidene fluoride): Determination, processing and applications. Prog Poly Sci 39: 683–706.    
  • 20. Rana DS, Chaturvedi DK, Quamara JK (2011) XRD and SEM investigation of swift heavy ion-irradiated polyvinylidene fluoride thin films. J Mater Eng Perform 20: 276–282.    
  • 21. Rana DS, Chaturvedi DK, Quamara JK (2009) Morphology, crystalline structure, and chemical properties of 100 MeV Ag-ion beam irradiated polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) thin film. J Optoelectron Adv Mater 11: 705–712.
  • 22. He F, Fan J, Chan LH (2014) Preparation and characterization of electrospun poly(vinylidene fluoride)/poly(methyl methacrylate) membrane, High Perform Poly 26: 817–825.
  • 23. Costa PMCM, Benelmekki M, Botelho G, et al. (2012) On the origin of the electroactive poly(vinylidene fluoride) β-phase nucleation by ferrite nanoparticles via surface electrostatic interactions. Cryst Eng Comm 14: 2807–2811.    

 

Reader Comments

your name: *   your email: *  

Copyright Info: © 2016, Anshu Mli Gaur, et al., licensee AIMS Press. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Licese (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)

Download full text in PDF

Export Citation

Copyright © AIMS Press All Rights Reserved