Preparation of Ethanol-Sensing Gas Sensor Based on PECH/Multi-Wall Carbon Nanotubes Sensitive Films


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Abstract: In this paper, Polyepichlorohyron(PECH)/multi-wall carbon nanotubes(MWCNTs) composite films and PECH/multi-wall carbon nanotubes twolayer film were deposited on interdigitated electrodes by airbrush technology to detect ethanol vapor of various concentrations at room temperature. Thickness and structure of the film were taken into account, so films of different thicknesses and with different structures were prepared respectively. The responses of the sensors to ethanol showed that composite film had a higher response thantwolayer film, and the thick composite film performed better than its counterpart when they were exposed to ethanol vapor.



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W. Yao et al., "Preparation of Ethanol-Sensing Gas Sensor Based on PECH/Multi-Wall Carbon Nanotubes Sensitive Films", Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 936, pp. 419-423, 2014

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June 2014




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