Gamma-irradiated carbon nanotube yarn as substrate for high-performance fiber supercapacitors

Su,F, Miao,M, Niu,H and Wei,Z 2014, Gamma-irradiated carbon nanotube yarn as substrate for high-performance fiber supercapacitors, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 2553-2560, doi: 10.1021/am404967x.

Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads

Title Gamma-irradiated carbon nanotube yarn as substrate for high-performance fiber supercapacitors
Author(s) Su,F
Miao,M
Niu,HORCID iD for Niu,H orcid.org/0000-0002-8442-7444
Wei,Z
Journal name ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces
Volume number 6
Issue number 4
Start page 2553
End page 2560
Total pages 8
Publisher American Chemical Society
Place of publication Washington DC
Publication date 2014-02-26
ISSN 1944-8252
Keyword(s) carbon nanotubes
fiber supercapacitors
gamma irradiation
polyaniline nanowires
Science & Technology
Technology
Nanoscience & Nanotechnology
Materials Science, Multidisciplinary
Science & Technology - Other Topics
Materials Science
DOUBLE-LAYER CAPACITORS
ACTIVATED CARBON
ELECTROCHEMICAL CAPACITORS
FLEXIBLE ELECTRODE
ENERGY-STORAGE
POLYANILINE
NANOFIBERS
PAPER
FABRICATION
GRAPHITE
Summary As an electrical double layer capacitor, dry-spun carbon nanotube yarn possesses relatively low specific capacitance. This can be significantly increased as a result of the pseudocapacitance of functional groups on the carbon nanotubes developed by oxidation using a gamma irradiation treatment in the presence of air. When coated with high-performance polyaniline nanowires, the gamma-irradiated carbon nanotube yarn acts as a high-strength reinforcement and a high-efficiency current collector in two-ply yarn supercapacitors for transporting charges generated along the long electrodes. The resulting supercapacitors demonstrate excellent electrochemical performance, cycle stability, and resistance to folding-unfolding that are required in wearable electronic textiles.
Language eng
DOI 10.1021/am404967x
Field of Research 100708 Nanomaterials
100707 Nanomanufacturing
091205 Functional Materials
Socio Economic Objective 850602 Energy Storage (excl. Hydrogen)
HERDC Research category C1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
ERA Research output type C Journal article
Copyright notice ©2014, American Chemical Society
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30070136

Document type: Journal Article
Collection: Institute for Frontier Materials
Connect to link resolver
 
Unless expressly stated otherwise, the copyright for items in DRO is owned by the author, with all rights reserved.

Versions
Version Filter Type
Citation counts: TR Web of Science Citation Count  Cited 25 times in TR Web of Science
Scopus Citation Count Cited 30 times in Scopus
Google Scholar Search Google Scholar
Access Statistics: 194 Abstract Views, 5 File Downloads  -  Detailed Statistics
Created: Wed, 04 Mar 2015, 13:51:00 EST

Every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that permission has been obtained for items included in DRO. If you believe that your rights have been infringed by this repository, please contact drosupport@deakin.edu.au.