Facial synthesis of polyaniline/AgCl nanocomposites at the interface of water and ionic liquid

Jie Pan, Liang Li, Xiaoming Yang, Jingqi Shang, Guoping Yan, Songmin Shang, Zhiliang Huang

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Uniformly polyaniline/AgCl nanocomposites were prepared at the interface of water and ionic liquid. The morphology and structure of the nanocomposites have been studied by transmission electron microscopy, Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, X-ray diffraction and thermogravimetric analysis. The experimental results indicated that highly dispersed polyaniline/AgCl nanocomposites with their size of around 50-100 nm were obtained by the polymerization of aniline and the formation of AgCl at the interface simultaneously. The electroactivity of polyaniline/AgCl nanocomposites was further characterized.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1188-1192
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2011


  • AgCl
  • Interface
  • Ionic liquid
  • Nanocomposites
  • Polyaniline

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Bioengineering
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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