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Recent Patents on Nanotechnology


ISSN (Print): 1872-2105
ISSN (Online): 2212-4020

Review Article

Last Patents on Bubble Electrospinning

Author(s): Guo-Liang Liu*, Yu-Meng Zhang, Dan Tian, Bang-Ze Zhou, Zhen-Qian Lu and Chun-Xia Wang

Volume 14 , Issue 1 , 2020

Page: [5 - 9] Pages: 5

DOI: 10.2174/1872210513666191107123446

Price: $65


Due to their unique properties, nanofibers have been widely used in various areas, for example, information industry, pharmaceutical application, environmental industry, textile and clothing, etc. Bubble electrospinning is one of the most important non-needle electrospinning methods for nanofiber fabrication. It usually uses polymer bubbles for the production of nanomaterials by using electrostatic force, flowing air or mechanical force to overcome the surface tension of bubbles. Bubble electrospinning mainly includes bubble electrospinning and blown bubble electrospinning. History of the development of bubble electrospinning is briefly introduced in this article, and the most promising patents on the technology are elucidated. The methods of bubble electrospinning are single bubble electrospinning, porous bubble electrospinning, blown bubble electrospinning, electrostatic-fieldassisted blown bubble spinning and others. These different bubble electrospinning methods are also discussed in this paper.

Keywords: Bubble electrospinning, theory, device, nanofiber, industrial production, development.

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