Original title: Electrochemical Investigation of Polylactic Acid/Carbon Black Composite Filament for the Manufacture of 3D Printed Electrodes
Authors: Sebechlebská, Táňa ; Vaněčková, Eva ; Shestivska, Violetta ; Kolivoška, Viliam
Document type: Papers
Conference/Event: Moderní elektrochemické metody /39./, Jetřichovice (CZ), 20190520
Year: 2019
Language: eng
Abstract: Fused deposition modeling 3D printing has recently attracted increasing attention as an inexpensive, fast, reliable, adaptable and environmentally friendly tool to fabricate electrodes and electrochemical cells from composites of thermoplastics and carbon nanostructures. In this work, we use electric conductance measurements and cyclic voltammetry employing Ru(acac)30/1- as an electroactive probe to demonstrate that commercial polylactic acid(PLA)/carbon black composite filaments may be readily used as functional working electrodes in aqueous electrolytes. We further devise a procedure that leads to an improvement of their electrochemical performance. Characteristics of composite filaments treated by the optimized procedure approach those of classical metallic electrodes.
Keywords: 3D printed electrodes; Carbon black; Fused deposition modeling; Polylactic acid
Project no.: GA18-09848S (CEP)
Funding provider: GA ČR
Host item entry: XXXIX. Moderní elektrochemické metody. Sborník přednášek, ISBN 978-80-905221-7-6

Institution: J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry AS ČR (web)
Document availability information: Fulltext is available on demand via the digital repository of the Academy of Sciences.
Original record: http://hdl.handle.net/11104/0296745

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