Single-walled carbon nanotubes growing radially from YC[sub 2] particles

Zhou, Dan; Seraphin, Supapan
September 1994
Applied Physics Letters;9/19/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 12, p1593
Academic Journal
Investigates the radial growth of single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWT) from yttrium carbide particles. Information on the interface separating the multilayered cage and SWT; Indications for the morphology of the yttrium carbide clusters; Details on the growth pattern of the radial single-wall tubes.


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