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    • Keywords

       

      WO3 thick film; screen printing; ethanol vapour.

    • Abstract

       

      This paper presents ethanol vapour sensing properties of WO3 thick films. In this work, the WO3 thick films were prepared by standard screen-printing method. These films were characterized by X-ray diffraction (XRD) measurements and scanning electron microscopy (SEM). The ethanol vapour sensing properties of these thick films were investigated at different operating temperatures and ethanol vapour concentrations. The WO3 thick films exhibit excellent ethanol vapour sensing properties with a maximum sensitivity of ∼1424.6% at 400°C in air atmosphere with fast response and recovery time.

    • Author Affiliations

       

      R S Khadayate1 R B Waghulde1 M G Wankhede1 J V Sali1 P P Patil1

      1. Department of Physics, North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon 425 001, India
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