carbon nanotube

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n carbon nanotube a fullerene molecule having a cylindrical or toroidal shape
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Usage


In news:

Route to cycloparaphenylenes could lead to a new way to make carbon nanotubes .
He's been working with carbon nanotubes , which are so small, they're 100,000 times finer than human hair.
However, unlike traditional semiconductors, there is not a commercially viable method to dope carbon nanotubes .
Motorola's Jim Jaskie, left, and Ken Dean work with carbon nanotubes in a scanning electron microscope.
Carbon nanotubes may protect DNA from oxidation .
Spongy carbon 'nanotubes' can soak up oil during a spill.
Single-chirality carbon nanotubes in solution (left) and as a film (right).
Spongy carbon 'nanotubes' can soak up oil during a spill.
New methods peel open carbon nanotubes lengthwise to give strips of graphene.
Drawing a line, with carbon nanotubes.
Brewer Science has introduced easy-to-implement conductive carbon nanotube (CNT) inks that are stable, concentrated, and designed especially for printed electronics applications.
Carbon nanotubes lower nerve-damaging chloride in cells.
Applied Nanotech has unviled its CNTstix, a two-part epoxy adhesive reinforced with carbon nanotubes.
New Carbon Nanotube Super- Rubber Could Be Used For Sneakers And Spacecraft.
Images that would otherwise be murky are made clear by using fluorescent carbon nanotubes.
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In science:

This general Bloch’s theorem is useful for considering the properties related to single-walled carbon nanotubes.
Spiral symmetry and general Bloch's theorem
We believe general Bloch’s theorem will be useful for consider the properties of single-walled carbon nanotubes for their spiral symmetry .
Spiral symmetry and general Bloch's theorem
Specifically, we investigate the interactions between polyethylene (PE), isotactic polypropylene (PP), isotactic polyvinylchloride (PVC), and single-walled carbon nanotubes (CNT).
van der Waals interaction of parallel polymers and nanotubes
In this paper, we proposed a lattice dynamic treatment for the total potential energy for singlewalled carbon nanotubes (SWCNT’s) which is, apart from a parameter for the non-linear effects, extracted from the vibrational energy of the planar graphene sheet.
A lattice dynamical treatment for the total potential energy of single-walled carbon nanotubes and its applications: relaxed equilibrium structure, elastic properties, and vibrational modes of ultra-narrow tubes
After the discovery of the carbon nanotubes (CNT’s) in 1991,1 there have been several methods to prepare CNT’s with ultra small diameters.
A lattice dynamical treatment for the total potential energy of single-walled carbon nanotubes and its applications: relaxed equilibrium structure, elastic properties, and vibrational modes of ultra-narrow tubes
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