The Influence of Graphene Oxide Addition on The Fortified Nitrile Butadiene Rubber Nano-composite Qualities

  • Miqdam T. Chaichan Energy and Renewable Energies Technology Center, University of Technology Baghdad, Iraq
  • Raid Saleh Jawad Energy and Renewable Energies Technology Center, University of Technology Baghdad, Iraq
  • Rasha M. Hussein Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Technology, Baghdad, Iraq
Keywords: Graphene oxide (GO), Nitrite Butadiene Rubber (NBR), Dispersion (GO) in the elastomers, (GO/NBR) nano-composite rubber

Abstract

Strengthening elastomers by the Nano-fillers, for example, Graphite subordinates, have high embellishments on their attributes. In the present work, Graphene Oxide (GO) nano-sheets have scattered in huge rubbers was Nitrile Butadiene Rubber (NBR). Enhancement the vulcanization procedure on (GO/NBR) nano-composite elastic was performed by arrangement blending strategy and rumination blending method. Scattering of GO into NBR was homogenous, where affirmed by Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) and X-beam Diffraction (XRD) test. Breaking down the useful gatherings by Fourier-Transformed Infrared Spectrophotometry (FTIR) has been explored as well. Diverse stacking wt% of GO inside NBR has clear impacts on the rigidity and flexibility conduct of the nano-composite. Impact of GO on the electrical conductivity and persuasive properties of GO/NBR nano-composite elastic portrayed too. The GO presence has upgraded the crosslinking trademark in GO/NBR nano-composite elastic and enhanced its properties.

Published
2017-08-01