Thomas Swan & Company has been certified as an approved supplier of high-quality carbon nanotubes. Thomas Swan provides carbon nanotubes as a raw material, without intellectual property constraints,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1941 | 25 Jul 2007
Much of the recent nanotechnology/nanomaterial hype has centred around carbon nanotubes, sometimes also referred to as buckytubes. This article looks at the amazing properties of this material,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1597 | 27 Jun 2006
This article shows the successful synthesis of bamboo structured carbon nanotubes (BCNTs) using the catalytic decomposition of methane over supported Cu/Mo catalysts. Analysis of the BCNTs indicate...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2037 | 14 Nov 2007
Optical tweezers cum microdissection combi was used for dispersion of carbon nanotubes, The resultant nanotubes were functionalized with thionyl chloride and then successfully bound to functioalized...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1594 | 10 Jun 2006
A floating catalyst chemical vapor deposition (FC-CVD) method was designed and used to fabricate carbon nanotubes, which were used to produce nanocomposites with rubber. The effects of the nanotube...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1459 | 29 Nov 2005
This article looks at the manufacturing process for carbon nanotubes and also considers their composition, classification and properties. Also discussed are commercial applications for nanotubes,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1108 | 10 Feb 2005
Thomas Swan has a carbon nanomaterials business for the production of high-purity single and multi-wall carbon nanotubes which are sold under the Elicarb brand.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1942 | 25 Jul 2007
NextTechs present research has led to the development of a novel thermal protection system (TPS) concept for spacecraft. Recent work has shown that lightweight carbon-carbon (C/C) composites have...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1938 | 23 Jul 2007
Carbon nanotubes (CNT) and carbon nanofibers (CNF) share many similarities. They are produced using the same techniques, are both hollow and their sizes are at the nanoscale level. The differences...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2885 | 17 May 2011
Carbon nanotubes, also called Buckytubes, are cylinders made up of pure carbon molecules, whose unique properties make them very attractive to many different industries. A definition of carbon...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1381 | 27 Aug 2005