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IJSTR >> Volume 8 - Issue 11, November 2019 Edition



International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research  
International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research

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Fabrication Of Novel (PVA/NiO/SiC) Nanocomposites, Structural, Electronic And Optical Properties For Humidity Sensors

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AUTHOR(S)

Hind Ahmed, Ahmed Hashim

 

KEYWORDS

humidity sensors, metal oxides, density function theories, optical constant.

 

ABSTRACT

The nanocomposites are really promising for industrial, environmental and medical applications. In this work, new types of nanocomposites have been prepared from (PVA-NiO) and SiC for humidity sensor with high sensitivity and low cost.The experimental and theoretical studies on structural and optical properties of nanocomposites have been investigated.The optical microscope and FTIR studies were examined. In variation of wavelength(220�800)nm, the optical properties of nanocomposites were examined. Results showed thatthe optical absorbance of (PVA-NiO) increases with increasing of ((SiC)) nanoparticles concentrations. The energy gap decreases while the optical constants of ((PVA-NiO)) are increase by increasing of (SiC) nanoparticle concentration. In variety of humidity ((40�80)) RH.%. The different of electrical resistance for ((PVA-NiO-SiC)) nanocomposites with relative humidity is studied. The results showed that ((PVA-NiO-SiC)) nanocomposite have a great sensitivity for relative humidity.

 

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