Journal of Chemistry / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Synthesis of an Anion-Exchange Membrane Based on Imidazolium-Type Ionic Liquids for a Capacitive Energy Extraction Donnan Potential Device

Table 1

Physical, mechanical, and electrochemical properties of the synthesized AEMs.

Physical propertiesMechanical propertiesElectrochemical properties
  Water uptake (%)Swelling ratio (%)Tensile strength (Mpa)Tensile modulus (Mpa)Elongation at break (%)Ion conductivity (S/cm) Ion exchange capacity (mmol/g)
TheoreticalExperimental

AEM66.027.813.3 ± 2.1330.3 ± 24.142.6 ± 7.73.05 × 10−30.5670.499