TiO2-acrylate nanocomposites elaborated by UV-curing with tunable properties

J. A. Burunkova, I. Yu Denisyuk, V. Bulgakova, S. Kokenyesi

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Abstract

Homogeneous TiO2-acrylate nanocomposite with low optical scattering were prepared by UV curing. The surface of the nanoparticles was modified by carbonic acids to control the aggregation between the nanoparticles. Effects of TiO2 content on the properties of nanocomposite (transmission, refractive index, mechanical properties, internal structure) were investigated. Depending on the composition of the matrix hard materials with high refractive index or light sensitive layers for holographic recording can be obtained. The first are interesting for medical applications, the last for photonics. For example, TiO2 nanocomposite was used for in situ fabrication of holographic gratings by interference lithography. Formation of the grating samples with high diffraction efficiency (20 %) is based on the light-stimulated mass-transport processes in the polymerized layer during the recording without any additional treatments. These materials are designed for applications in integrated optics, elements of optics, in nanolithography.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOxide Materials for Electronic Engineering - Fabrication, Properties and Applications
PublisherTrans Tech Publications Ltd
Pages173-177
Number of pages5
ISBN (Print)9783037856819
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2013
EventInternational Scientific Conference on Oxide Materials for Electronic Engineering - Fabrication, Properties and Applications, OMEE 2012 - Lviv, Ukraine
Duration: Sep 3 2012Sep 7 2012

Publication series

NameSolid State Phenomena
Volume200
ISSN (Print)1012-0394

Other

OtherInternational Scientific Conference on Oxide Materials for Electronic Engineering - Fabrication, Properties and Applications, OMEE 2012
CountryUkraine
CityLviv
Period9/3/129/7/12

Keywords

  • Diffractive gratings
  • Light-sensitive materials
  • Nanocomposite
  • Processing

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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    Burunkova, J. A., Denisyuk, I. Y., Bulgakova, V., & Kokenyesi, S. (2013). TiO2-acrylate nanocomposites elaborated by UV-curing with tunable properties. In Oxide Materials for Electronic Engineering - Fabrication, Properties and Applications (pp. 173-177). (Solid State Phenomena; Vol. 200). Trans Tech Publications Ltd. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/SSP.200.173