Alignment of Ag nanoparticles with graft copolymer bearing thiocarbonyl moieties

  • Sajjad Husain Mir
  • Kyohei Ebata
  • Hiromu Yanagiya
  • Bungo Ochiai
Technical Paper

Abstract

Facile networked alignment of AgNPs was attained by employing a graft copolymer bearing C=S moieties prepared via combination of free radical polymerization and polyaddition. The self-assembly induced the formation of the networked structure with cavities leading to translucency. The vertical conductivity depended on contact force, and suggests potential applications for printable devices such as touch screens.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sajjad Husain Mir
    • 1
  • Kyohei Ebata
    • 1
  • Hiromu Yanagiya
    • 1
  • Bungo Ochiai
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Faculty of EngineeringYamagata UniversityYonezawaJapan

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