Journal of Materials Science

, Volume 44, Issue 9, pp 2430–2433 | Cite as

Electrical conduction of graphite filled high density polyethylene composites; experiment and theory



Carbon Black Percolation Threshold HDPE UHMWPE Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.



This research is financially supported under UGC project F. No. 32-41/2006 (SR), Government of India. The authors would like to thank Prof. D. Pental (Vice Chancellor) for permission to implement this project in Department of Physics, University of Delhi North Campus. Graphite India Ltd, Bangalore is gratefully acknowledged for providing graphite powder.


  1. 1.
    Chen XB, Devaux J, Issi JP, Billaud D (1995) Polym Eng Sci 35:637CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Brouers F (1986) J Phys C 19:7183CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Liang J, Yang Q (2007) J Appl Phys 102:083508CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    McLachlan DS, Blaszkiewicz M, Newnham RE (1990) J Am Ceram Soc 73:2187CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Lei H, Pitt WG, McGrath LK, Ho CK (2007) Sens Actuators B 125:396CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    Sachdev VK, Mehra NC, Mehra RM (2004) Phys Stat Sol (a) 201:2089CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    Sachdev VK, Srivastava NK, Panwar V, Singh H, Mehra NC, Mehra RM (2006) Phys Stat Sol (a) 203:3754CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    Zhang W, Dehghani-Sanij AA, Blackburn RS (2007) J Mater Sci 42:3408. doi: 10.1007/s10853-007-1688-5 CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. 9.
    Heaney MB (1995) Phys Rev B 52:12477CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  10. 10.
    Srivastav NK, Sachdev VK, Mehra RM (2007) J Appl Polym Sci 104:2027CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  11. 11.
    Hsu WY, Holtje WG, Barkley JR (1988) J Mater Sci Lett 7:459CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  12. 12.
    Lisunova MO, Mamunya Ye P, Lebovka NI, Melezhyk AV (2007) Eur Polym 43:949CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. 13.
    Ma RZ, Xu CL, Wei BQ, Liang J, Wu DH, Li DJ (1999) Mater Res Bull 34:741CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  14. 14.
    Qiang Z, Lie S, Wenchun L, Yihu S, Xiaosu Y (2005) Chin Sci Bull 50:385CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  15. 15.
    Mclachlan DS (2000) J Electroceramics 5:93CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  16. 16.
    Yi XS, Wu G, Pan Y (1997) Polym Int 44:117CrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Bhattacharya
    • 1
  • R. P. Tandon
    • 1
  • V. K. Sachdev
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Physics and AstrophysicsUniversity of DelhiDelhiIndia

Personalised recommendations