Article - 1 Aug 2007
Nanocyl products can meet various specifications for electrical conductivity in different systems of resins and applications. And besides improving electrical conductivity, carbon nanotubes of Nanocyl...
Article - 10 Feb 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,...
News - 8 Dec 2011
The Tokyo Institute of Technology and Teijin have jointly fabricated a carbon nanofiber with high conductivity and a first-of-its-kind elliptical cross-section comprising well-developed graphite...
Article - 19 Jan 2018
One of the main advantages of Raman measurements is that the samples need no preparation; this makes the technique perfect for in situ measurement applications within the process industry.
News - 31 May 2010
In a development that could lead to novel carbon composites and touch-screen displays, researchers from Rice University and the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology today unveiled a new method...
News - 21 May 2008
A major study published today in Nature Nanotechnology suggests some forms of carbon nanotubes -- a poster child for the "nanotechnology revolution" -- could be as harmful as asbestos if...
Article - 27 Jun 2006
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,...
News - 5 Jun 2011
The importance of graphite was realized in the late nineteenth century. However, a synthetic method developed by Hummer laid the foundation for the development of intercalated layered graphite. The...
Article - 7 Jun 2011
Pyrograf®-III vapor-grown carbon nanofibers are within the class of materials termed multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs), and are produced by the floating catalyst method. This article covers the...
News - 23 Jun 2014
Researchers at Penn State and Shinshu University in Japan have developed a simple, scalable method of making graphene oxide (GO) fibers that are strong, stretchable and can be easily scrolled into...