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Graphene nanoplatelets (GnP) can be made into a thin 'paper' through vacuum filtration of GnP suspension. Electrodes were fabricated from the compressed GnP paper and then coating the surface with epoxy. The electrostatic actuator was constructed from two parallel-aligned composite papers fixed at the anode and a cathode connected to the ground. The two composite papers will separate when applying voltage. The GnP paper was further treated by making the porous GnP paper; adding 10wt% Cellulose nanocrystals or C750 (GnP with diameter around 1μm), or coated with barium titanate particles. The output work could be improved up to over 200%.
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We report on the fabrication and characterization of an optimized comb-drive actuator design for strain-dependent transport measurements on suspended graphene. We fabricate devices from highly p-doped...
Graphene based actuators are of practical interest because of their relatively low cost compared with other nano-carbon materials, such as carbon nanotubes. We demonstrate the simple fabrication of gr...
In this paper, we demonstrated a simple and cost-effective method to produce graphene from graphite in ethanol using ultrasound assisted with curcumin. The influence of curcumin concentration, startin...
A fully reconfigurable, pneumatic bending actuator is fabricated by implementing the concept of modularity to soft robotics. The actuator features independent, removable, fabric inflation modules that...
Inspired by the "brick-and-mortar" structure and remarkable mechanical performance of nacre, many efforts have been devoted to fabricating nacre-mimicking materials. Herein a class of graphene oxide (...
The purpose of this study is to determine the effect of plastic spacers and breath actuated spacers on respirable drug delivery of combination steroid inhaler (Seretide/Advair) and whether...
The objective of this study is to evaluate the clinical performance of the new restorative F-Composite 2 system for Class I and Class II cavities that need to be restored in permanent teet...
A multi-center post-market single arm prospective study of Parietene™ DS Composite Mesh in subjects undergoing ventral hernia repair to confirm its clinical safety and performance in the...
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Blisters are a very common complaint in both the general population and also the athlete. This study's aim is to determine whether applying paper tape (an inexpensive and common component ...
Electrophoresis in which paper is used as the diffusion medium. This technique is confined almost entirely to separations of small molecules such as amino acids, peptides, and nucleotides, and relatively high voltages are nearly always used.
The mechanical planing of the SKIN with sand paper, emery paper, or wire brushes, to promote reepithelialization and smoothing of skin disfigured by ACNE scars or dermal NEVI.
Chemical compounds applied to materials to reduce their retention of an electrostatic charge.
An analytical technique for resolution of a chemical mixture into its component compounds. Compounds are separated on an adsorbent paper (stationary phase) by their varied degree of solubility/mobility in the eluting solvent (mobile phase).
Synthetic resins, containing an inert filler, that are widely used in dentistry.