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CARBON NANOTUBE-BASED ACTUATORS

Geier, Sebastian and Mahrholz, Thorsten and Wierach, Peter and Sinapius, Michael (2012) CARBON NANOTUBE-BASED ACTUATORS. In: Fraunhofer Technical Purblication Series.

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Abstract

This paper focuses on the investigation of the actuation mechanism of different materials based on Carbon nanotubes (CNTs). On the one hand the active characteristics of two dimensional compressed papers with randomly oriented CNTs (2d compressed CNT-papers so called Bucky-Paper) are investigated. The pre-sented research shows experimentally extracted considerations that the mentioned 2d papers represent the real active behavior of single CNTs just partially. On the other hand a manufactur-ing process of CNT-based aligned structures is shown. These aligned CNT based papers can be used for a more efficient transfer of the CNT-elongation into an electro-mechanical application. Parallel a new experimental set-up using untreated CNT-arrays are presented which allows an even more precise analyze of the CNT-displacement. First test results of multi-walled CNTs and planned experiments on isolated single-walled CNTs are shown.

Item URL in elib:https://elib.dlr.de/75401/
Document Type:Book Section
Title:CARBON NANOTUBE-BASED ACTUATORS
Authors:
AuthorsInstitution or Email of AuthorsAuthor's ORCID iDORCID Put Code
Geier, SebastianUNSPECIFIEDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0001-7941-3630UNSPECIFIED
Mahrholz, ThorstenUNSPECIFIEDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0003-1488-0910144691605
Wierach, PeterUNSPECIFIEDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0003-0852-9112144691607
Sinapius, MichaelUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Date:2012
Open Access:No
Gold Open Access:No
In SCOPUS:No
In ISI Web of Science:No
Publisher:Fraunhofer Technical Purblication Series
Status:Published
Keywords:Carbon nanotube, actuator, electrolyte, ionic liquids
HGF - Research field:Aeronautics, Space and Transport
HGF - Program:other
HGF - Program Themes:other
DLR - Research area:Aeronautics
DLR - Program:L - no assignment
DLR - Research theme (Project):L - no assignment (old)
Location: Braunschweig
Institutes and Institutions:Institute of Composite Structures and Adaptive Systems > Multifunctional Materials
Deposited By: Böhringer-Thelen, Isolde
Deposited On:03 Apr 2012 14:55
Last Modified:18 Oct 2023 07:38

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