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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: The Effect Of Coated-fe3o4 Nanoparticles On Magnetic Properties Of Ferrogels Produced By Diffusion Route
Author: Moscoso-Londono O.
Muraca D.
De Oliveira L.A.S.
Pirota K.R.
Socolovsky L.M.
Abstract: In this paper, we report a novel, nontoxic and environmentally friendly diffusion route to obtain superparamagnetic poly(vinyl alcohol) (PVA)/polyacrylic acid (PAA) coated-Fe3O4 ferrogels (D-PAA). Magnetic properties of these D-PAA ferrogels were compared with regular ones produced with noncoated magnetite nanoparticles (D-NC). Their morphological features were studied by SEM-FEG. Absorption tests were performed in order to assess diffusion of nanoparticles into the PVA-polymeric matrix. D-PAA samples exhibit better dispersion of the nanoparticles within polymeric matrix in comparison with D-NC samples. The effective diffusion coefficients (Deff) obtained, as well as the nature of the functional groups in question, suggests interactions between the PAA and PVA in D-PAA samples. In D-NC samples is presumed that the iron atoms in the surface of the nanoparticles act as Lewis acids and coordinates with molecules that donate lone-pair electrons. The results suggest a reduction in the magnetic interaction for the coated nanoparticles case, due to the improvement of the dispersion of the nanoparticles into the polymeric matrix. © 1965-2012 IEEE.
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Identifier DOI: 10.1109/TMAG.2013.2259804
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Date Issue: 2013
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