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Pressure-Sensitive Paint: Effect of Substrate
AbstractThere are numerous ways in which pressure-sensitive paint can be applied to a surface. The choice of substrate and application method can greatly affect the results obtained. The current study examines the different methods of applying pressure-sensitive paint to a surface. One polymer-based and two porous substrates (anodized aluminum and thin-layer chromatography plates) are investigated and compared for luminescent output, pressure sensitivity, temperature sensitivity and photodegradation. Two luminophores [tris-Bathophenanthroline Ruthenium(II) Perchlorate and Platinum-tetrakis (pentafluorophenyl) Porphyrin] will also be compared in all three of the substrates. The results show the applicability of the different substrates and luminophores to different testing environments.
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Quinn, M.K.; Yang, L.; Kontis, K. Pressure-Sensitive Paint: Effect of Substrate. Sensors 2011, 11, 11649-11663.View more citation formats
Quinn MK, Yang L, Kontis K. Pressure-Sensitive Paint: Effect of Substrate. Sensors. 2011; 11(12):11649-11663.Chicago/Turabian Style
Quinn, Mark Kenneth; Yang, Leichao; Kontis, Konstantinos. 2011. "Pressure-Sensitive Paint: Effect of Substrate." Sensors 11, no. 12: 11649-11663.