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The Role of Polyvinyl Alcohol in One-Step Chemical Synthesis of Water Based Copper Nanofluid

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One-step method was developed to prepare polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) stabilized copper nanofluid in water from cupric chloride. The optimized simple process was in-situ reduction of cupric chloride to copper nanoparticles in PVA water solution under reflux. The synthesized nanofluid by this method showed better stable dispersion with smaller particle size (28 nm) in comparison to the hydrazine reduction method. Here we want to focus on the role of PVA as reducing agent as well as stabilizer for the process.
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Keywords: COLLOIDAL PROCESSING; COPPER NANOFLUID; NANOFLUID; NANOPARTICLES; POLYMER STABILIZER; POLYVINYL ALCOHOL

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: August 1, 2013

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  • Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters (NNL) is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal consolidating nanoscale research activities in all disciplines of science, engineering and medicine into a single and unique reference source. NNL provides the means for scientists, engineers, medical experts and technocrats to publish original short research articles as communications/letters of important new scientific and technological findings, encompassing the fundamental and applied research in all disciplines of the physical sciences, engineering and medicine.
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