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|Title:||Multifunctional membranes based on spinning technologies: The synergy of nanofibers and nanoparticles|
|Citation:||Roso, M., Sundarrajan, S., Pliszka, D., Ramakrishna, S., Modesti, M. (2008-07-16). Multifunctional membranes based on spinning technologies: The synergy of nanofibers and nanoparticles. Nanotechnology 19 (28) : -. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1088/0957-4484/19/28/285707|
|Abstract:||A multicomponent membrane based on polysulfone nanofibers and titanium dioxide nanoparticles is produced by the coupling of electrospinning and electrospraying techniques. The manufactured product can satisfy a number of conflicting requirements begetting its technical and functional versatility as well as the reliability of the process. As nanoparticle dispersion is a critical issue in nanoparticle technology, their distribution and morphology have been extensively studied before and after electrospraying, and process optimization has been carried out to obtain nanoparticles uniformly spread over electrospun nanofibers. These membranes have been proved to be a good candidate for supported catalysis due to the photocatalytic activity of TiO2, tested for degradation of CEPS, a mustard agent simulant. At the same time, an effective improvement in filtering properties in terms of pressure drop has also been studied. © IOP Publishing Ltd.|
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