About this Journal Submit a Manuscript Table of Contents
Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 219039, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/219039
Research Article

Nanocomposite Coatings Codeposited with Nanoparticles Using Aerosol-Assisted Chemical Vapour Deposition

1Faculty of Engineering, Energy and Sustainability Research Division, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK
2Laboratoire de Physique des Solides, Université Paris-Sud, CNRS, UMR 8502, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
3CEMES Université Paul Sabatier, 29 rue Jeanne Marvig, BP 94347, 31055 Toulouse Cedex 4, France

Received 6 April 2013; Accepted 7 May 2013

Academic Editor: Jiamin Wu

Copyright © 2013 Xianghui Hou et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. P. Dutta and S. Gupta, Understanding of Nano Science and Technology, Global Vision Publishing House, New Delhi, India, 2006.
  2. J. Kong, N. R. Franklin, C. Zhou et al., “Nanotube molecular wires as chemical sensors,” Science, vol. 287, no. 5453, pp. 622–625, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. D. B. Kittelson, “Engines and nanoparticles: a review,” Journal of Aerosol Science, vol. 29, no. 5-6, pp. 575–588, 1998. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. R. H. Baughman, A. A. Zakhidov, and W. A. De Heer, “Carbon nanotubes—the route toward applications,” Science, vol. 297, no. 5582, pp. 787–792, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. J. Pérez-Juste, I. Pastoriza-Santos, L. M. Liz-Marzán, and P. Mulvaney, “Gold nanorods: synthesis, characterization and applications,” Coordination Chemistry Reviews, vol. 249, pp. 1870–1901, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  6. H. G. Yang, G. Liu, S. Z. Qiao et al., “Solvothermal synthesis and photoreactivity of anatase TiO2 nanosheets with dominant {001} facets,” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 131, no. 11, pp. 4078–4083, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. Z. L. Wang, “Functional oxide nanobelts: materials, properties and potential applications in nanosystems and biotechnology,” Annual Review of Physical Chemistry, vol. 55, pp. 159–196, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  8. G. Kickelbick, “Concepts for the incorporation of inorganic building blocks into organic polymers on a nanoscale,” Progress in Polymer Science, vol. 28, pp. 83–114, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  9. L. Rapoport, N. Fleischer, and R. Tenne, “Applications of WS2 (MoS2) inorganic nanotubes and fullerene-like nanoparticles for solid lubrication and for structural nanocomposites,” Journal of Materials Chemistry, vol. 15, pp. 1782–1788, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  10. C. Sanchez, B. Julián, P. Belleville, and M. Popall, “Applications of hybrid organic-inorganic nanocomposites,” Journal of Materials Chemistry, vol. 15, no. 35-36, pp. 3559–3592, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. D. R. Paul and L. M. Robeson, “Polymer nanotechnology: nanocomposites,” Polymer, vol. 49, no. 15, pp. 3187–3204, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. L. Rapoport, Y. Bilik, Y. Feldman, M. Homyonfer, S. R. Cohen, and R. Tenne, “Hollow nanoparticles of WS2 as potential solid-state lubricants,” Nature, vol. 387, no. 6635, pp. 791–793, 1997. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. W. X. Chen, J. P. Tu, Z. D. Xu et al., “Wear and friction of Ni-P electroless composite coating including inorganic fullerene-WS2 nanoparticles,” Advanced Engineering Materials, vol. 4, pp. 686–690, 2002.
  14. X. H. Hou, C. X. Shan, and K. L. Choy, “Microstructures and tribological properties of PEEK-based nanocomposite coatings incorporating inorganic fullerene-like nanoparticles,” Surface and Coatings Technology, vol. 202, pp. 2287–2291, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  15. X. H. Hou, P. T. Deem, and K. L. Choy, “Hydrophobicity study of polytetrafluoroethylene nanocomposite films,” Thin Solid Films, vol. 520, pp. 4916–4920, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  16. R. G. Palgrave and I. P. Parkin, “Aerosol assisted chemical vapor deposition using nanoparticle precursors: a route to nanocomposite thin films,” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 128, no. 5, pp. 1587–1597, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. A. D. Ross and K. K. Gleason, “The CVD of nanocomposites fabricated via ultrasonic atomization,” Chemical Vapor Deposition, vol. 12, pp. 225–230, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  18. X. Hou and K. L. Choy, “Synthesis of Cr2O3-based nanocomposite coatings with incorporation of inorganic fullerene-like nanoparticles,” Thin Solid Films, vol. 516, no. 23, pp. 8620–8624, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. X. H. Hou and K. L. Choy, “Processing and applications of aerosol-assisted chemical vapor deposition,” Chemical Vapor Deposition, vol. 12, pp. 583–596, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  20. R. A. Qyquist, Interpreting Infrared, Raman and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectra, vol. 1, Academic press, London, UK, 2001.
  21. J. M. Chalmers and P. R. Griffiths, Handbook of Vibrational Spectroscopy, vol. 3, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK, 2001.
  22. M. F. Zhou and L. Andrews, “Infrared spectra and density functional calculations of the CrO2, MoO2, and WO2 molecular anions in solid neon,” Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 111, p. 4230, 1999. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  23. K. H. Xiang, R. Pandey, J. M. Recio, E. Francisco, and J. M. Newsam, “A theoretical study of the cluster vibrations in Cr2O2, Cr2O3, and Cr2O4,” Journal of Physical Chemistry A, vol. 104, no. 5, pp. 990–994, 2000. View at Scopus
  24. M. Schraml-Marth, A. Wokaun, H. E. Curry-Hyde, and A. Baiker, “Surface structure of crystalline and amorphous chromia catalysts for the selective catalytic reduction of nitric oxide II. Diffuse reflectance FTIR study of thermal treatment and oxygen adsorption,” Journal of Catalysis, vol. 133, no. 2, pp. 415–430, 1992. View at Scopus
  25. K. K. Singh, P. R. Sarode, and P. Ganguly, “Evolution of α-Cr2O2 from hydrous chromium oxides: magnetic susceptibility and extended X-ray absorption fine structure studies,” Journal of the Chemical Society, Dalton Transactions, pp. 1895–1899, 1983. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  26. M. Watanabe, E. Okunishi, and K. Ishizuka, “Analysis of spectrum-imaging datasets in atomic-resolution electron microscopy,” Microscopy and Analysis, vol. 23, pp. 5–7, 2009.
  27. M. García, M. Jergel, A. Conde-Gallardo, C. Falcony, and G. Plesch, “Optical properties of Co and Co-Fe-Cr thin films deposited from an aerosol on glass substrates,” Materials Chemistry and Physics, vol. 56, no. 1, pp. 21–26, 1998. View at Scopus
  28. Y. L. Bai, H. B. Xu, Y. Zhang, and Z. H. Li, “Reductive conversion of hexavalent chromium in the preparation of ultra-fine chromia powder,” Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids, vol. 67, pp. 2589–2595, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  29. R. H. Hurt and M. D. Allendorf, “Model of particle-vapor codeposition with application to ceramic materials synthesis,” AIChE Journal, vol. 37, no. 10, pp. 1485–1496, 1991. View at Scopus
  30. A. Gurav, T. Kodas, T. Pluym, and Y. Xiong, “Aerosol processing of materials,” Aerosol Science and Technology, vol. 19, no. 4, pp. 411–452, 1993. View at Scopus
  31. Y. Wang, M. Sasaki, and T. Hirai, “Thermal properties of chemical vapour-deposition SiC-C nanocomposites,” Journal of Materials Science, vol. 26, pp. 5495–5501, 1991. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  32. U. Backman, A. Auvinen, and J. K. Jokiniemi, “Deposition of nanostructured titania films by particle-assisted MOCVD,” Surface and Coatings Technology, vol. 192, no. 1, pp. 81–87, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  33. R. J. Hopkins and J. P. Reid, “Evaporation of ethanol/water droplets: examining the temporal evolution of droplet size, composition and temperature,” Journal of Physical Chemistry A, vol. 109, pp. 7923–7931, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar