Scaling up the production rate of nanofibers by needleless electrospinning from multiple ring

Wang,X, Lin,T and Wang,X 2014, Scaling up the production rate of nanofibers by needleless electrospinning from multiple ring, Fibers and Polymers, vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 961-965, doi: 10.1007/s12221-014-0961-x.

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Title Scaling up the production rate of nanofibers by needleless electrospinning from multiple ring
Author(s) Wang,X
Lin,TORCID iD for Lin,T orcid.org/0000-0002-1003-0671
Wang,XORCID iD for Wang,X orcid.org/0000-0002-3549-6769
Journal name Fibers and Polymers
Volume number 15
Issue number 5
Start page 961
End page 965
Total pages 5
Publisher Springer Netherlands
Place of publication Dordrecht , Netherlands
Publication date 2014-06-01
ISSN 1229-9197
Keyword(s) Electric field analysis
Nanofiber
Needleless electrospinning
Ring
Science & Technology
Technology
Physical Sciences
Materials Science, Textiles
Polymer Science
Materials Science
POLYMER
SPINNERET
DESIGN
FIBERS
JETS
Summary Mass production of nanofibers is crucial in both laboratory research and industry application of nanofibers. In this study, multiple ring spinnerets have been used to generate needleless electrospinning. Multiple polymer jets were produced from the top of each ring in the spinning process, resulting in thin and uniform nanofibers. Production rate of nanofibers increased gradually with the increase of the number of rings in the spinneret. Spinning performance of multiple ring electrospinning, namely the quality and production rate of the as-spun nanofibers, was dependent on experimental parameters like applied voltage and polymer concentration. Electric field analysis of multiple ring showed that high concentrated electric field was formed on the surface of each ring. Fiber diameter together with production rate of needleless electrospinning was dependent on the strength and distribution of the electric field of the spinneret. Needleless electrospinning from multiple ring can be further applied in both laboratory research and industry where large amount of nanofibers must be employed simultaneously. © 2014 The Korean Fiber Society and Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht.
Language eng
DOI 10.1007/s12221-014-0961-x
Field of Research 091205 Functional Materials
091209 Polymers and Plastics
Socio Economic Objective 860406 Synthetic Fibres, Yarns and Fabrics
HERDC Research category C1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
ERA Research output type C Journal article
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