Antifouling coatings made with Cold Spray onto polymers: Process characterization
Files in This Item:
|CIRP_2016,_Lupoi_et_al..pdf||893.02 kB||Adobe PDF||Download|
|Title:||Antifouling coatings made with Cold Spray onto polymers: Process characterization||Authors:||Lupoi, R.
Dowling, Denis P.
|Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/7998||Date:||2016||Abstract:||Cold Spray (CS) of copper particles onto polymers has been validated as an effective tool for maintaining surface integrity in bioenvironments. CS requires limited heat input, can be applied locally or in large areas. The key parameters are particle penetration depth and copper surface coverage. However, the process parameters that can optimize the coating performance with deposition have not been comprehensively explored. In this paper, copper particles were deposited onto two polymers used in marine applications. A detailed analysis was carried out to correlate the key surface properties to the process so as to determine the optimum conditions.||Type of material:||Journal Article||Publisher:||Elsevier||Copyright (published version):||2016 Elsevier||Keywords:||Coating; Processing; Cold spray||DOI:||10.1016/j.cirp.2016.04.015||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Peer reviewed|
|Appears in Collections:||Mechanical & Materials Engineering Research Collection|
Show full item record
This item is available under the Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Ireland. No item may be reproduced for commercial purposes. For other possible restrictions on use please refer to the publisher's URL where this is made available, or to notes contained in the item itself. Other terms may apply.