International Scientific Journal

Thermal Science - Online First

External Links

online first only

Improvement of air permeability of Bubbfil nanofiber membrane

Nanofiber membranes always have extremely high filter efficiency and remarkably low pressure drop. In order to further improve air permeability of Bubbfil nanofiber membranes, the plasma technology is used for surface treatment in this paper. The results show that plasma treatment can improve air permeability by 4.45%. Under higher power plasma treatment, earthworm like etchings are produced on the membrane surface with fractal dimensions of about 1.138.
PAPER REVISED: 2016-08-26
PAPER ACCEPTED: 2016-12-04
  1. Li, Y., et al., Bubbfil electrospinning of PA66/Cu nanofibers, Thermal Science, 20(2016),3, pp.993-998
  2. Shen, J., et al., Primary study of ethyl cellulose nanofiber for oxygen-enrichment membrane, Thermal Science, 20(2016), 3, pp. 1008-1009
  3. He, C.H., et al., Bubbfil spinning for fabrication of PVA nanofibers, Thermal Science, 19(2015), 2, pp. 743-746
  4. Li, Z.B., and He, J.H., When nanotechnology meets filteration: From nanofiber fabrication to biomimetic design, Materia-Rio de Janeiro, 19(2014),4, pp. I-III
  5. Han, M. S.,et al., Development of Superhydrophobic Polyester Fabrics Using Alkaline Hydrolysis and Coating with Fluorinated Polymers , Fibers and Polymers,17(2016), 2, pp. 241-247
  6. Urbaniak-Domagala, W., et al., Plasma modification of polylactide nonwovens for dressing and sanitary applications ,Textile Research Journal, 86(2016), 1, pp. 72-85
  7. Prakash, C., et al.,Effect of Plasma Treatment on Air and Water-Vapor Permeability of Bamboo Knitted Fabric ,International Journal of Thermophysics, 34(2013), 11, pp. 2173-2182
  8. Liu, Z., et al., Effect of Na2CO3 degumming concentration on LiBr-formic acid silk fibroin solution properties, Thermal Science, 20(2016), 3, pp.985-991
  9. Liu, F.J, et al., A fractional model for insulation clothings with cocoon-like porous structure,Thermal Science, 20(2016), 3, pp. 779-784
  10. Zhao, L., et al., Fractal Approach to Flow through Porous Material, Int. J. Nonlin. Sci. Num., 10(2009), 7, pp. 897-901
  11. Wang, Q.-L., et al.: Fractal Analysis of Polar Bear Hairs, Thermal Science, 19(2015), Suppl. 1, pp. S143-S144