Hydrocarbon plasma for treatment of biodegradable food containers
Ren, Y., Xu, S., Long, J., Rutkevych, P., Cheng, Q., Huang, S., & Ostrikov, K. (2008) Hydrocarbon plasma for treatment of biodegradable food containers. IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 36(4 PART), pp. 1306-1307.
A newly developed middle-frequency (2 MHz) inductively coupled plasma (ICP) source with internal oscillating current is used to treat biodegradable food packaging surfaces. Initially hydrophilic packaging turns to hydrophobic after being processed by ICP plasma. The investigation of optical emission from hydrocarbon radicals in the Ar/ CH4 plasma helps us to understand the property of the hydrophobicity of the surfaces. © 2008 IEEE.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Biodegradable food packaging, Discharges, Hydrocarbons, Inductively coupled plasma (ICP), Iterative closest point algorithm, Packaging, Plasma sources, Plasma treatment, Plasmas, Radio frequency|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Chemistry, Physics & Mechanical Engineering
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||© 2008 IEEE|
|Deposited On:||14 Jul 2014 00:03|
|Last Modified:||15 Jul 2014 00:39|
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