Table 2

Various properties of the gels
Gel type Z-avg diameter (nm) Gel content (%) Crosslink density × 104(gmolcm−3) T.S. (MPa) Young’s modulus (MPa) E.B. (%) E′ at 25 °C (MPa) Tg(°C)
NS0.5 205 88.0 0.36 12.7 1.30 1200 1.56 −53.4
NS1 219 94.2 0.75 15.8 1.45 1170 1.65 −51.6
NS2 214 96.3 1.00 17.0 1.74 1125 2.10 −50.5
NS3 221 97.4 1.11 18.9 1.98 1120 2.42 −48.6
SBS0.5 94 89.0 0.80 2.1 3.04 430 0.80 −38.0
SBS1 92 92.5 1.50 2.8 3.42 405 1.28 −37.1
SBS2 87 95.1 2.20 3.1 3.85 370 2.31 −35.9
SBS3 90 97.0 2.40 3.2 3.90 360 2.63 −31.0

Mitra et al.

Mitra et al. Nanoscale Research Letters 2009 4:420-430   doi:10.1007/s11671-009-9262-5

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