Researchers at The Los Alamos National Laboratory have grown the longest carbon nanotube in the world measuring 4 centimetre in length. They used catalytic chemical vapour deposition to beat the...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1043 | 16 Sep 2004
The addition of buckytubes to polymer matrices can introduce fascinating mechanical, electrical and thermal properties as well as opening the door to a range of new applications. These new...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=5 | 22 Sep 2003
Carbon Nanotechnologies, Inc. (CNI) today announced that it has developed an improved form of single-wall carbon nanotube. The BuckyPearl. Posted Spetember 16 2002
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=602 | 9 Mar 2004
Researchers have made carbon nanotubes (single and multi-walled) using a gaseous carbon-containing feedstock, combined with a catalyst on a magnesia particulate support. With high conductivity at low...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1146 | 30 Mar 2005
Buckytubes are a type of fullerene or perfect carbon structure. The discovery, evolution and structure of single and multiwall buckytubes are considered. Advantages over other materials including...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=982 | 17 Jun 2004
Bucktubes possess amazing strength, stiffness and toughness properties making them ideal candidates for use in structural composites, fibres and fabrics. These applications areas are explored.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=987 | 17 Jun 2004
The unique properties of buckytubes can be attributed in part to their structure. The structure of these materials, naming conventions and properties of different tube types are described. Buckytube...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=983 | 17 Jun 2004
Just as the key building block to life on earth is the carbon atom, carbon is the key to one of the most promising branches of nanotechnology. Much of the current research and commercialisation of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1781 | 8 Nov 2006
It is the properties and structure of buckytubes and other fullerene materials that make them of interest. Electrical, thermal and mechanical properties are covered as are chemistry and molecular...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=9 | 23 Sep 2003
Buckytubes have potential applications in fields such as field emitters, conductive polymers, energy storage, molecular electronics, thermal materials, structural composites, fibres and fabrics,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=980 | 17 Jun 2004