Synthesis of polyaniline /CeO2 nanocomposites as inhibitor coating on zinc: Evaluation of the corrosion behaviour


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Authors

  • Messabhia Abdeslam Chemical engineering Department, Physics of Matter and Radiation Labortory, 1 Mohamed Chérif Messaadia de Souk Ahras University, Souk Ahras 41000 Algeria.
  • Boudellioua Hichem Chemical engineering Department, Physics of Matter and Radiation Labortory.
  • Hamlaoui Youcef Chemical engineering Department, Physics of Matter and Radiation Labortory

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.59287/icsis.614

Keywords:

D.C Polarization, Nanosizer, EIS, Composite

Abstract

In this study, Polyaniline/ceria nanoparticles (PANI/CeO2) nanocomposite (NPs) were prepared by in situ polymerization of aniline in the presence of CeO2 NPs . Ceria nanoparticles were produced via the precipitation of cerium Ce(NO3)3.6H2O in water where the average hydrodynamic diameter of the obtained nanoparticles was about 8 nm (determined by nanosizer) . Infrared spectroscopy “FTIR” and white light interferometry analysis were used to characterize the obtained PANI/CeO2 and also the electrodeposited coatings. To overcome the low solubility of the polymer /ceria nanoparticles, the composites was dissolved in dimethyl sulfoxide solvent under ultrasonic stirring. The electrochemical behavior of zinc substrate in the corrosive medium with and without PANI / CeO2 addition was studied using d.c polarization techniques and electrochemical impedance spectroscopy “EIS”. All the obtained results have shown the good behavior of PANI/CeO2 in the protection of zinc against corrosion. Indeed, the addition of 66 ppm of PANI / CeO2 to the aggressive solution 0.5N NaCl provides to the substrate an electrochemical efficiency about of 77.74%. It has been shown that PANI /CeO2 acts on the anodic process. the hybrid PANI/ CeO2 NPs can be considred as an intersting way to enhance the protection performance of the PANI/CeO2 on zinc

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Published

2023-04-14

How to Cite

Abdeslam, M., Hichem, B., & Youcef, H. (2023). Synthesis of polyaniline /CeO2 nanocomposites as inhibitor coating on zinc: Evaluation of the corrosion behaviour. International Conference on Scientific and Innovative Studies, 1(1), 282–288. https://doi.org/10.59287/icsis.614