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Pre-strain Strategy for Developing a Highly Stretchable and Foldable One-Dimensional Conductive Cord Based on a Ag Nanowire Network

Abstract

A highly stretchable and foldable conductive cord was developed by depositing silver nanowires (AgNWs) on a polyurethane cord. The application of pre-strain to the cord during the deposition of AgNWs resulted in the formation of wrinkled AgNW layer, thereby inducing structural stability towards stretching and bending. This conductive cord exhibited stable electric conduction under strain values of up to 167% and bending radius of 0.3 mm. Also, it could withstand a stretching test of 500 cycles at a strain of 50%.

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The article was accepted on 10 Apr 2017 and first published on 12 Apr 2017


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C7NR02116J
Citation: Nanoscale, 2017, Accepted Manuscript
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    Pre-strain Strategy for Developing a Highly Stretchable and Foldable One-Dimensional Conductive Cord Based on a Ag Nanowire Network

    A. Kim, J. Ahn, H. Hwang, E. Lee and J. Moon, Nanoscale, 2017, Accepted Manuscript , DOI: 10.1039/C7NR02116J

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