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Production Of Nano-Carbon Using Arc Discharge In Liquid Nitrogen

Sulaiman, Yusran and Buang, Nor Aziah and Sanip, Suhaila and Ismail, Ahmad Fauzi Production Of Nano-Carbon Using Arc Discharge In Liquid Nitrogen. Proceedings of Advances in Fuel Cell Research and Development in Malaysia . pp. 195-201.

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Abstract

Arc discharge is a well-known method for the production of carbon nanotubes (CNTs). From the arc discharge method. various kinds of CNTs such as single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs), multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWNTs) and carbon onion can be produced. Other than these structures, single-walled nanohoms (SWNHs) and their metal-including form can also be synthesized by modifying the system i.e. replacing the vacuum system with liquid nitrogen (LN). They are considered as a novel nanocarbon structure. This mcthod can bc an economical route for the mass production of CNTs.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:arc discharge; carbon nanotubes; liquid nitrogen
Subjects:T Technology > TP Chemical technology
Divisions:Chemical and Natural Resources Engineering (Formerly known)
ID Code:700
Deposited By: Pn Norazana Ibrahim
Deposited On:22 Feb 2007 05:32
Last Modified:01 Jun 2010 02:47

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