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polydimethylsiloxane

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  • noun chemistry The simplest silicone, being a polymer having a repeat unit of -Si(CH3)2-O- ; its properties depend on the degree of polymerization and range from that of an oil to a plastic

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Examples

  • The new fuel cell consists of a colony of Saccharomyces cerevisiae - the kind of yeast commonly used in brewing and baking - encapsulated in a fuel cell made of a form of silicone called polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS).

    Zee News : India National

  • Zhenan Bao, an associate professor of chemistry at Stanford University, and her team used organic electronics - with an elastic polymer called polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) - to make their electric skin 1,000 times more sensitive than human skin.

    Physics Buzz

  • Zhenan Bao, an associate professor of chemistry at Stanford University, and her team used organic electronics - with an elastic polymer called polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) - to make their electric skin 1,000 times more sensitive than human skin.

    Physics Buzz

  • That oxidized coat isn't very mechanically robust, so the research team started with a common, flexible polymer called polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS), which is used in a lot of materials science work.

    Ars Technica

  • Simethicone An antigas agent made from polydimethylsiloxane, the polymer goop that makes Silly Putty, bathtub caulk, and breast implants possible.

    What's Inside: Stomach-Bubble-Bursting Mylanta Classic

  • A thin, elastic metal film made of PDMS polydimethylsiloxane and gold, used to make stretchable electronics.

    Archive 2008-07-01

  • A thin, elastic metal film made of PDMS polydimethylsiloxane and gold, used to make stretchable electronics.

    Engineered beauty

  • I arranged that requisition, tested the machine on a standard organosilicon compound (polydimethylsiloxane) at the manufacturer's laboratory and factory, and impatiently did the initial installation itself when it was delivered.

    Paul C. Lauterbur - Autobiography

  • To solve this issue, the researchers evaporated a metal film over micron-size trenches of polydimethylsiloxane a compound found in silicone that's used in plastic surgery and contact lenses.

    CNET News.com

  • The researchers created blocks on the pattern around which the polymers, polystyrene and polydimethylsiloxane, lined up in a cohesive fashion to create a circuit.

    Techworld.com News

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