Gliding arc surface modification of carrot nanofibre coating - perspective for composite processing

Yukihiro Kusano, L Berglund, Y Aitomäki, K Oksman, Bo Madsen

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

255 Downloads (Pure)

Abstract

Surfaces of carrot nanofibre coatings were modified by a gliding arc in atmospheric pressure air. The treatment strengthened wetting of deionized water and glycerol, increased an oxygen content, C-O and C=O, and moderately roughened the surfaces. In the perspective of composite materials, these changes to the nanofibres can potentially improve their processability when they are to be impregnated with a polymeric matrix. However, longer exposure to the gliding arc reduced oxidation and roughness of the surface, and thus there exists an optimum condition to achieve good wetting to solvents.
Original languageEnglish
Article number012027
JournalI O P Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering
Volume139
Number of pages9
ISSN1757-8981
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Event37th Risø International Symposium on Materials Science: Understanding performance of composite materials – mechanisms controlling properties - Risø Campus, Roskilde, Denmark
Duration: 5 Sep 20168 Sep 2016

Conference

Conference37th Risø International Symposium on Materials Science
LocationRisø Campus
Country/TerritoryDenmark
CityRoskilde
Period05/09/201608/09/2016

Bibliographical note

Content from this work may be used under the terms of theCreative Commons Attribution 3.0 licence. Any further distribution of this work must maintain attribution to the author(s) and the title of the work, journal citation and DOI. Published under licence by IOP Publishing Ltd

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Gliding arc surface modification of carrot nanofibre coating - perspective for composite processing'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this