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Studies of electrical conduction in pyroelectric DTGS: PVDF composites
Author(s): Ashok K. Batra; M. Simmons; Padmaja Guggilla; M. D. Aggarwal; R. B. Lal
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Paper Abstract

The AC and DC conductivities of pyroelectric composite, deuterated triglycine sulfate (DTGS): polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) having 15%, 20%, and 40% DTGS content (by weight) have been measured at temperature ranging from room temperature to 55 °C. The ac conductivity of composites at 1 MHz shows very weak temperature dependence. The dc conductivity for 20% and 40% DTGS content (by weight) composites shows activated behavior.

Paper Details

Date Published: 18 June 2004
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 5351, Organic Photonic Materials and Devices VI, (18 June 2004); doi: 10.1117/12.529560
Show Author Affiliations
Ashok K. Batra, Alabama A&M Univ. (United States)
M. Simmons, Alabama A&M Univ. (United States)
Padmaja Guggilla, Alabama A&M Univ. (United States)
M. D. Aggarwal, Alabama A&M Univ. (United States)
R. B. Lal, Alabama A&M Univ. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5351:
Organic Photonic Materials and Devices VI
James G. Grote; Toshikuni Kaino, Editor(s)

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