The Preparations and Water Vapor Barrier Properties of Polyimide Films Containing Amide Moieties
AbstractFlexible displays are a systematic revolution in the field of display, in which high-performance and high-barrier polymer substrates are considered to be one of the most important key materials. In this work, high water vapor barrier polyimides containing amide moieties were synthesized via the ternary polymerization of 4,4′-diaminobenzailide (DABA), 4,4′-diaminodipheny ether (ODA), and 3,3′,4,4′-biphenyl-tetracarboxylic acid dianhydride (BPDA) followed by thermal imidization. The relationship between the content of amide moieties and the water vapor barrier property of the prepared polyimides was studied by means of density test, water absorbing test, water contact angle test, water vapor permeation test, fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (FT-IR), thermogravimetric analysis (TGA), thermogravimetry coupled with fourier transform infrared spectrometry (TG-FTIR), wide-angle X-ray diffraction analysis (WXRD), mechanical performance test, etc. The results show that the introduction of amide groups into polyimide (PI) main chains can improve the water vapor barrier properties of the polyimides effectively. The water vapor transmission rate (WVTR) of the polyimide films can be improved from 8.2365 g·(m2·24 h)−1 to 0.8670 g·(m2·24 h)−1 with the increasing content of amide moieties. View Full-Text
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Zhang, K.; Yu, Q.; Zhu, L.; Liu, S.; Chi, Z.; Chen, X.; Zhang, Y.; Xu, J. The Preparations and Water Vapor Barrier Properties of Polyimide Films Containing Amide Moieties. Polymers 2017, 9, 677.
Zhang K, Yu Q, Zhu L, Liu S, Chi Z, Chen X, Zhang Y, Xu J. The Preparations and Water Vapor Barrier Properties of Polyimide Films Containing Amide Moieties. Polymers. 2017; 9(12):677.Chicago/Turabian Style
Zhang, Kai; Yu, Qiaoxi; Zhu, Longji; Liu, Siwei; Chi, Zhenguo; Chen, Xudong; Zhang, Yi; Xu, Jiarui. 2017. "The Preparations and Water Vapor Barrier Properties of Polyimide Films Containing Amide Moieties." Polymers 9, no. 12: 677.
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