English   español  
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/83867
Share/Impact:
Statistics
Add this article to your Mendeley library MendeleyBASE
Cited 24 times in Web of Knowledge®  |  See citations in Google Scholar
Visualizar otros formatos: MARC | Dublin Core | RDF | ORE | MODS | METS | DIDL
Exportar otros formatos: Exportar EndNote (RIS)Exportar EndNote (RIS)Exportar EndNote (RIS)
Title: Flexible, adhesive, and biocompatible Bragg mirrors based on polydimethylsiloxane infiltrated nanoparticle multilayers
Authors: Calvo, Mauricio E. ; Míguez, Hernán
Issue Date: 2010
Publisher: American Chemical Society
Citation: Chemistry of Materials 22: 3909- 3915 (2010)
Abstract: Herein we present a series of self-standing, flexible, and biocompatible optical interference filters obtained through infiltration and polymerization of an elastomer (polydimethylsiloxane) in a porous Bragg mirror prepared by alternating deposition of layers of TiO2 and SiO2 nanoparticles. The method proposed yields the uniform filling of the nanopores of the multilayer by the polymer, which allows lifting off the hybrid structure as long as the ensemble is cooled to temperatures below the glass transition of the polymer. This multifunctional material combines the optical properties of the periodic nanoporous multilayer and the structural and physicochemical characteristics of polydimethylsiloxane. Experimental demonstrations of their potential use as flexible and adhesive UV-protecting filters, as well as of light, highlyefficient conformal back reflectors to enhance the efficiency of photovoltaic devices are provided. © 2010 American Chemical Society.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/83867
DOI: 10.1021/cm1001016
Identifiers: doi: 10.1021/cm1001016
issn: 0897-4756
Appears in Collections:(ICMS) Artículos
Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Flexible_Adhesive.doc4,77 MBMicrosoft WordView/Open
Show full item record
 



WARNING: Items in Digital.CSIC are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.