Preparation and characterization of conductive PVA/Gly:Na2SO4 polymer composites

Ananda, H. T. and Thejas Urs, G. and Somashekar, R. (2016) Preparation and characterization of conductive PVA/Gly:Na2SO4 polymer composites. Polymer Bulletin, 73 (4). pp. 1151-1165. ISSN 1436-2449

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Abstract

Polymer composites were prepared by adding sodium sulphate to water-soluble polymer polyvinyl alcohol by solution casting method. Characterization of these polymer composites was carried out using analytical studies like wide-angle X-ray scattering (WAXS), FT-IR spectroscopy, UV/Vis spectrophotometry and conductivity measurements. Microstructural parameters of polymer composites were computed using an in-house program. Structure–property relationship is established by explaining observed experimental results. General observation being that the addition of sodium sulphate to a polymer will lead to the increase in conductivity and make them suitable for applications.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: D Physical Science > Material Science
Divisions: Department of > Material Science
Depositing User: manjula User
Date Deposited: 21 Jun 2019 11:29
Last Modified: 21 Jun 2019 11:29
URI: http://eprints.uni-mysore.ac.in/id/eprint/3629

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