Bu, IYY and Cole, MT (2014) A highly conductive and transparent solution processed AZO/MWCNT nanocomposite. Ceramics International, 40. pp. 1099-1104. ISSN 0272-8842Full text not available from this repository.
A solution processed aluminum-doped zinc oxide (AZO)/multi-walled carbon nanotube (MWCNT) nanocomposite thin film has been developed offering simultaneously high optical transparency and low electrical resistivity, with a conductivity figure of merit (σDC/σopt) of ~75-better than PEDOT:PSS and many graphene derivatives. The reduction in sheet resistance of thin films of pristine MWCNTs is attributed to an increase in the conduction pathways within the sol-gel derived AZO matrix and reduced inter-MWCNT contact resistance. Films have been extensively characterized by scanning electron microscopy (SEM), energy dispersive spectroscopy (EDS), transmission electron microscopy (TEM), X-ray diffractometry (XRD), photoluminescence (PL), and ultraviolet-visible (UV-vis) spectroscopy. © 2013 Elsevier Ltd and Techna Group S.r.l. All rights reserved.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||C. Electrical properties Carbon nanotubes Nano composites Oxides Sol-gel methods|
|Divisions:||Div B > Solid State Electronics and Nanoscale Science|
|Depositing User:||Cron Job|
|Date Deposited:||07 Mar 2014 12:04|
|Last Modified:||08 Dec 2014 02:16|