Advances in Materials Science and Engineering / 2018 / Article / Fig 9

Research Article

Effect of Polymer-Ceramic Fibre Interphase Design on Coupling Factor in Low Fibre Volume Content Piezoelectric Composites

Figure 9

(a) The fibre push-out force and deformation graphs for representative single fibres and (b) the fibre push-out test results vs the electromechanical coupling factor (kt) for the PZT-based composite fibres and discs with fibres dip coated in various soft polymers.

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