Conducting polymer composites of polypyrrole and polyimide


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Selampinar F., Akbulut U. , Toppare L.

SYNTHETIC METALS, vol.84, pp.185-186, 1997 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 84
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0379-6779(97)80705-9
  • Title of Journal : SYNTHETIC METALS
  • Page Numbers: pp.185-186

Abstract

A conducting composite of polypyrrole with a polyimide as the insulating matrix polymer was prepared via electrochemical methods. The characterization of the composite was done by FTIR, SEM and TGA studies. Conductivity and solubility studies together with spectroscopic methods reveal that a chemical interaction between the two polymers exists.