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
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
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
The intrinsic properties and characteristics of buckytubes makes them suited to electrode applications in batteries, capacitors, supercapacitors and fuel cells. The properties that make them so...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=986 | 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=1782 | 8 Nov 2006
‘Smart’ bio-nanotubes being developed at the University of California could be used in drug release and gene delivery applications. The process involves using the electrical charges of lipid bilayer...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1345 | 11 Aug 2005
Being the best known field emitters of any material it ios not surprising buckytubes are finding applications in this field. This poroperty is explainedand application areas such as flat panel...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=988 | 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
Carbon nanotubes or buckytubes can be used in place of carbon black or graphite fibres to make conductive polymers. Buckytube loadings are lower compared to more conventional fillers for reasons and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=985 | 17 Jun 2004
If the structure of carbon fullerenes and buckytubes is not fascinating enough, add their amazing properties. Many of these stem from their defect free structure. Mechanical, thermal and electrical...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=984 | 17 Jun 2004