Graphitic

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Graphitic Pertaining to, containing, derived from, or resembling, graphite.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • graphitic Pertaining to or of the nature of graphite.
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Usage

In literature:

A somewhat conical object of black compact graphite.
"Illustrated Catalogue of a Portion of the Collections Made" by William H. Holmes
The electrodes in this furnace are of graphite, 9 in.
"The Working of Steel" by Fred H. Colvin
Ancient beds of graphite similarly suggest that green plants flourished in these ancient days.
"The Outline of Science, Vol. 1 (of 4)" by J. Arthur Thomson
The diamond is practically pure carbon, while graphite and coal are largely carbon, but contain small amounts of other substances.
"An Elementary Study of Chemistry" by William McPherson
Black, they were, as black as graphite.
"Creatures of Vibration" by Harl Vincent
Let me have a little graphite, will you?
"The Grell Mystery" by Frank Froest
So far as is known, graphite come first into use in Europe during the middle ages.
"The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II" by A.E. Nordenskieold
Robert Murray introduced graphite as a coating for the form moulds.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 488, May 9, 1885" by Various
Some of the lighter lines contain graphite.
"Bloodletting Instruments in the National Museum of History and Technology" by Audrey Davis
Among our other mineral products are graphite, glass sand, mineral waters, metallic paints, mortar colors, and ochre.
"Proceedings of the Second National Conservation Congress" by Various
Further, the graphite occurs in the way in which we should expect it to occur if of organic origin.
"The Chain of Life in Geological Time" by Sir J. William Dawson
Graphite is usually mixed with other pigments, such as red lead and sublimed blue lead, thus serving better as a paint coating.
"Paint Technology and Tests" by Henry A. Gardner
Gold, coal, iron, graphite, copper and salt have been found.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 7" by Various
The forests are of great value; coal is known, and graphite is worked.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 2" by Various
In its external characters graphite is thus strikingly similar to molybdenite (q.v.).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 3" by Various
On the cap side they are dusted with talcum or with graphite.
"Gas-Engines and Producer-Gas Plants" by R. E. Mathot
Graphite has been found in the western part of the township, and spar is mined.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 7" by Various
For a black image Siberian graphite is used, spread over with a soft flat brush.
"Photographic Amusements, Ninth Edition" by Walter E. Woodbury and Frank R. Fraprie
There is rarely any important quantity of graphite in commercial steels.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 7" by Various
Beaverhead County is rich in minerals, including gold, silver, copper, lead, ore, graphite, coal and building stone.
"The Church on the Changing Frontier" by Helen O. Belknap
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In news:

Apple iPod nano 16 GB Graphite (6th Generation) NEWEST MODEL.
The Graphimator at ohiocarbonblank.com is said to be the first 24/7 estimating and ordering software for graphite blanks.
According to the company, the online system was created to make both the estimating and purchasing of graphite blanks quicker and simpler.
Online Graphite Blank Estimating System.
The online system was created to make both the estimating and purchasing of graphite blanks quicker and simpler.
Wednesday's Ask the Experts: Graphite residue.
Erik Boysen with Graphite Design gives the skinny on the new G-Series graphite shafts.
A small pocket in a graphite workpiece limits productivity.
Costa Mesa-based Ceradyne Inc has secured a minority interest with an option to acquire all of Graphite Machining Services and Innovations LLC in Tempe, Ariz.
Canton 's Karat loudspeakers in graphite.
Graphite arrived about 25 years ago.
GrafTech Announces Specialty Graphite Price Increase .
Researchers at Yale University announced Thursday that the planet is likely covered with graphite and diamonds.
These two shops used to mill EDM electrodes on their metal cutting machines, but they have now shifted the work to graphite machining centers.
SAN ANGELO, Texas — Since my last article, Graphite vs Steel, I have had many questions on proper flex of the shaft .
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In science:

Since the bonds between adjacent layers in graphite are weak, individual atomic graphene planes can be pulled out of bulk crystals and be used further.
Route to Room-Temperature Superconductivity from a Practical Point of View
Figure 7: Two basic types of graphite edges.
Route to Room-Temperature Superconductivity from a Practical Point of View
In principle, it should be not a problem for bipolarons to occur in graphite and graphene-based compounds above room temperature.
Route to Room-Temperature Superconductivity from a Practical Point of View
The main problem for the occurrence of bulk superconductivity in graphite and other organic compounds above room temperature is the onset of long-range phase coherence.
Route to Room-Temperature Superconductivity from a Practical Point of View
One can dope graphite by atoms/molecules, spins of which are ordered antiferromagnetically after the diffusion.
Route to Room-Temperature Superconductivity from a Practical Point of View
Graphite Intercalation Compounds, Tanuma, S. and Kamimura, H.; Ed.; World Scientific: Singapore, 1985.
Route to Room-Temperature Superconductivity from a Practical Point of View
Due to its native parallel structure, we need only four ROP proteins connected to the graphite platform.
Prototyping Bio-Nanorobots using Molecular Dynamics Simulation
The properties of two dimensional massless Dirac fermions have recently sprung back into focus, largely due to the experimental discovery of the quantum Hall effect in graphene[1, 2], the single layer graphite.
Renormalization group approach to 2D Coulomb interacting Dirac fermions with random gauge potential
The same petrographic argument was used to argue that titanium carbide crystals in a meteorite (too small to measure isotopic composition by instruments at that time) embedded within isotopically anomalous graphite spherules are presolar grains (Bernatowicz & Cowsik 1997).
Comment on "The shape and composition of interstellar silicate grains"
The graphite is also enclosed in an aluminium shell. This construction is placed in a vacuum jacket. Inside the graphite moderator a cylindrical vessel with superfluid helium at a temperature of 1.2 K is placed. Its diameter is 300 mm, and the length is 500 mm.
Preparation of facilities for fundamental research with ultracold neutrons at PNPI
The thickness of Bi shielding and graphite premoderator has been chosen to obtain the maximal possible neutron flux with wave length 9
Preparation of facilities for fundamental research with ultracold neutrons at PNPI
For all cases the temperature of moderator was chosen to be 20 K. From the practical point of view the graphite moderator is the most simple.
Preparation of facilities for fundamental research with ultracold neutrons at PNPI
This also implies that the dominant dust species should be graphite instead of amorphous carbon.
Silicon carbide absorption features: dust formation in the outflows of extreme carbon stars
Their models used a fixed composition (a mixture of graphite and SiC), and a fixed dust condensation temperature.
Silicon carbide absorption features: dust formation in the outflows of extreme carbon stars
In general the graphite spherules follow a similar size distribution to the SiC grains.
Silicon carbide absorption features: dust formation in the outflows of extreme carbon stars
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