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104817

Sigma-Aldrich

Trichloro(octadecyl)silane

≥90%

Synonym(s):
Octadecyltrichlorosilane
Linear Formula:
CH3(CH2)17SiCl3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
387.93
Beilstein:
1778847
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23

Quality Level

vapor density

>1 (vs air)

vapor pressure

<5 mmHg ( 20 °C)

assay

≥90%

refractive index

n20/D 1.459 (lit.)

bp

223 °C/10 mmHg (lit.)

density

0.984 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC[Si](Cl)(Cl)Cl

InChI

1S/C18H37Cl3Si/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-22(19,20)21/h2-18H2,1H3

InChI key

PYJJCSYBSYXGQQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Self-assembled monolayers (SAMs) are used as passivating layers and for controlled modification of surface properties of substrates. Their main applications include wetting, adhesion, friction, chemical sensing and ultra-fine scale lithography. Alkytrichlorosilanes are commonly used for synthesising SAMs on Silicon dioxide which are commonly used in microelectronics. Trichloro(octadecyl)silane is a widely used alkyltrichlorosilane.
Trichloro(octadecyl)silane (OTS) is an alkoxy silane with a large alkyl and polar head group, mainly used as a self-assembled monolayer (SAM) on a variety of nanoparticles and metal oxides substrates. It provides an amphiphilic character that can be used in molecular and opto-electronics applications.

Application

OTS can be used to silanize poly(vinylalcohol) (PVA)/nanosilica (SiO2) nanofibers that can provide a hydrophobic coating on the wooden surfaces by electrospinning. It can also be used as a SAM on the surface of silica (SiO2) gate dielectric for the development of organic field effect transistor (OFETs). It may also be used in a variety of applications like improving the electrochemical performance for dye sensitized solar cells and for the development of metal insulated field effect transistors.

Packaging

25, 100, 500 g in glass bottle

Pictograms

Corrosion

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Skin Corr. 1B

Storage Class Code

8A - Combustible, corrosive hazardous materials

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

404.6 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

207 °C - closed cup

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Coating of wood by means of electrospun nanofibers based on PVA/SiO2 and its hydrophobization with octadecyltrichlorosilane (OTS).
Kumar A, et al.
Holzforschung, 71(3), 225-231 (2017)
Shao-Yu Chen et al.
Nano letters, 12(2), 964-969 (2012-01-10)
In this article, we present the transport and magnetotransport of high-quality graphene transistors on conventional SiO(2)/Si substrates by modification with organic molecule octadecyltrichlorosilane (OTS) self-assembled monolayers (SAMs). Graphene devices on OTS SAM-functionalized substrates with high carrier mobility, low intrinsic doping
Siyang Yu et al.
Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry, 411(21), 5415-5422 (2019-07-19)
Isoelectric focusing (IEF), a powerful technique for protein separation and enrichment, was successfully integrated into microfluidic paper-based analytical devices (μPADs) in this work. The μPADs for isoelectric focusing were fabricated by octadecyltrichlorosilane (OTS) silanization and subsequent region-selective plasma treatment. The
Structural evaluation of 5, 5'-bis (naphth-2-yl)-2, 2'-bithiophene in organic field-effect transistors with n-octadecyltrichlorosilane coated SiO2 gate dielectric.
Ejdrup A, et al.
Langmuir, 34 (23), 6727?6736-6727?6736 (2018)
Surface Characteristics of Silicon Nanowires/Nanowalls Subjected to Octadecyltrichlorosilane Deposition and n-octadecane Coating.
Yilbas BS, et al.
Scientific reports, 6, 38678-38678 (2016)

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