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NiO-TiO2 thick-films for detection of alcohol vapours at room temperature

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dc.contributor.author Lyons, Gerard M.
dc.contributor.author Arshak, Khalil
dc.contributor.author Cavanagh, Leon M.
dc.contributor.author Gaidan, Ibrahim
dc.contributor.author Moore, Edward G.
dc.contributor.author Clifford, S.A.
dc.contributor.author Phelan, R.
dc.contributor.author Cunniffe, Colm
dc.contributor.author Harris, John A.
dc.date.accessioned 2011-07-19T15:14:50Z
dc.date.available 2011-07-19T15:14:50Z
dc.date.issued 2004
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/1116
dc.description peer-reviewed
dc.description.abstract The response of screen-printed thick-films of NiO/TiO2 to organic solvent vapours was studied. It was found that these films displayed a significant resistance change in response to the vapours even at room temperature. The sensors displayed an inherent selectivity, proving most sensitive to toluene and propanol vapour; with comparatively low responses exhibited towards ethanol and methanol vapours. Very fast response and recovery times of 9s and 16s respectively were recorded for the devices upon exposure to 4,000ppm step changes in propanol concentration. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher IEEE Computer Society en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Proceedings of IEEE Sensors 2004;
dc.rights ©2004 IEEE. Personal use of this material is permitted. Permission from IEEE must be obtained for all other users, including reprinting/ republishing this material for advertising or promotional purposes, creating new collective works for resale or redistribution to servers or lists, or reuse of any copyrighted components of this work in other works. en_US
dc.subject nickel oxide en_US
dc.subject titanium dioxide
dc.subject gas sensor
dc.subject thick film
dc.title NiO-TiO2 thick-films for detection of alcohol vapours at room temperature en_US
dc.type Conference item en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.type.restriction none en
dc.contributor.sponsor EI
dc.relation.projectid ATRP/2002/427


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