conducting polymer


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conducting polymer

[kən′dək·tiŋ ′päl·ə·mər]
(materials)
A plastic having high conductivity, approaching that of metals.
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PTh is one of the most studied conducting polymers due to its high conductivity and excellent environmental stability.
Polyaniline (PANI) is presently considered to be one of the promising conducting polymers (CP) that has been found to have a wide range of applications including biosensors owing to its lowcost, electrical properties etc.
It is also used for study of reversibility of redox couples in the conducting polymer systems and degradation studies [49].
Ohtsuka, T, "Review Article Corrosion Protection of Steels by Conducting Polymer Coating.
Proton conducting polymer electrolyte based on plasticized chitosan-PEO blend and application in electrochemical devices.
It should be noted that with increasing thickness of the conducting polymer coating the catalytic activity of the electrode towards 2-PrOH electro-oxidation decreases which is probably due to the blocking of active sites of the electrode surface by thick deposited polymer layer.
Keywords Anticorrosive coatings, Conducting polymers, Nanoparticles, Polyaniline, Poly-o-anisidine, Alkyd paint formulations, Mild steel
To utilize the hydrogen in an FC, researchers said they coated a prototype FC with a conducting polymer that permits hydrogen diffusion while blocking larger molecules and cleansing the FC of "excreted metabolites.
A piece of fabric attached to the sleeve is treated with a conducting polymer that detects the position of a limb.