Nanotech 2008 Vol. 1
Nanotech 2008 Vol. 1
Nanotechnology 2008: Materials, Fabrication, Particles, and Characterization - Technical Proceedings of the 2008 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show, Volume 1

Carbon Nano Structures & Applications Chapter 1

Diameter Selective Growth of Vertically Aligned Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes by Ethanol Flow Control
M.G. Hahm, M.A. Noah, Y. Kwon, Y.J. Jung
Northeastern University, US

Growth of Nanostructured Diamond, Diamond-Like Carbon, and Carbon Nanotubes in a Low Pressure Inductively Coupled Plasma
K. Okada
National Institute for Materials Science, JP

New developments in the purification, filling and functionalisation of carbon nanotubes
R. Clarke
Thomas Swan & Company Limited, UK

Linear scaling techniques for first-principle calculations of large nanowire devices
D. Zhang, E. Polizzi
University of Massachusetts, FR

Controlled Assembly of Highly Density SWNT Networks on a Flexible Parylene-C Substrate
C.-L. Chen, X. Xiong, A. Busnaina, M.R. Dokmeci
Northeastern University, US

First disclosure of a viable semi-commercial single CNT-based FE device
S. Daren, I. Kalifa, S. Peretz
El-Mul Technologies Ltd, IL

Chemical doping by sulfuric acid in double wall carbon nanotubes
P. Puech, A. Ghandour, A. Sapelkin, E. Flahaut, D. Dunstan, W. Bacsa
CEMES CNRS Univ Toulouse, FR

The Influence of DNA Wrapping on SWNT Optical Absorption in Perpendicular Polarization
S.E. Snyder, S.V. Rotkin
Lehigh University, US

Modeling and simulation of adhesion between carbon nanotubes and surfaces
N.R. Paudel, T. Ohashi, L. Dai, A. Buldum
The University of Akron, US

Improve Contacts in Carbon Nanotube Networks by In situ Polymerization of Thin Skin of Self-Doped Conducting Polymer
Y. Ma, W. Cheung, D. Wei, A. Bogozi, P.L. Chiu, H. He
Rutgers, US

Deagglomeration and Dispersion of Carbon Nanotubes Using MicrofluidizerTM High Shear Fluid Processors
T. Panagiotou, J.M. Bernard, S.V. Mesite
Microfluidics, US

A High-Flux, Flexible Membrane with Parylene-encapsulated Carbon Nanotubes
H.G. Park, J. In, S. Kim, F. Fornasiero, J.K. Holt, C.P. Grigoropoulos, A. Noy, O. Bakajin
Lawrence Livermore Natioanal Laboratory, US

Arkema Inc. Graphistrength (tm) Multi-Wall Carbon Nanotubes
T.P. McAndrew, P. Laurent, M. Havel, C. Roger
Arkema Inc., US

Resistance measurements and weak localization in long SWNTs
P.G. Gabrielli, S. Gabrielli, N. Lisi

Design Optimization of Field Emission from a Stacked Carbon Nanotube Array
D. Roy Mahapatra, N. Sinha, R. Melnik, J.T.W. Yeow
University of Waterloo, CA

High Current Cold Electron Source Based on Carbon Nanotube Field Emitters and Electron Multiplier Microchannel Plate
S. Raghunandan, W. Choi
Florida International University, US

Advantages and Limitations of Diamond-Like Carbon as a MEMS Thin Film Material
P. Ohlckers, T. Skotheim, V. Dmitriev, G. Kirpilenko
Vestfold University College, NO

First-principles studies of electrophilic molecules on the carbon nanotubes
S. Park, K-J Kong, H-M So, G-H Buh, J-O. Lee, H. Chang
Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology, KR

Carbon Nanotube Interfaces for Single Molecular Level Bio Sensing
W.B. Choi, H. Vedala, S. Roy, T-H. Kim
Florida International University, US

Osteogenic induction on single-walled carbon nanotube scaffolds
L.P. Zanello, P. Sharma, R. Corzano, P. Hauschka
University of California-Riverside, US

SWNTs inhibit normal physiological function of calcium ion channels through yttrium release
L.M. Jakubek, J. Raingo, D. Lipscombe, R.H. Hurt
Brown University, US

Carbon nanotube superlattices- An oscillatory metallic behaviour
B.K. Agrawal, A. Pathak
Allahabad University, IN

Aqueous Dispersion of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes by using Self-doped Polyaniline as Dispersant
J.H. Hwang, H.J. Lee, M.S. Hong, H.S. Lee, M.H. Lee
Chonbuk National University, KR

Nanocatalysts Assisted Growth of Diamond Films on Si by Hot Filament CVD
C.C. Teng, F.C. Ku, J.P. Deng, C.M. Sung, C.T. Lin
Northern Illinois University, US

Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Network based Biosensors using Aptamers and its Characteristics
D.W. Kim, S.M. Seo, Y.J. Park
Seoul National University, KR

Alcohol vapor sensors using multiple spray-coated SWCNTs
S.J. Kim, Y.M. Choi, G.W. Lee
Kyungnam University, KR

Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes based Ionic Building Blocks for Nanoelectronic Devices
Y. Yadav, S. Prasad
Portland State University, US

Novel Branched nanostructures of Carbon nanotubes on Si substrates suitable for the realization of gas sensors
Y. Abdi, S. Mohajerzadeh, M.H. Sohrabi, M. Fathipour, M. Araghchini
University of Tehran, IR

Electronic structure of single wall carbon nanotubes under transverse external electric fields, radial deformations and defects
Y.V. Shtogun, L.M. Woods
University of South Florida, US

Multiwalled carbon nanotube films as temperature nano-sensors
A. Di Bartolomeo, F. Giubileo, M. Sarno, C. Altavilla, D. Sannino, L. Iemmo, D. Mancusi, F. Bobba, A.M. Cucolo, P. Ciambelli
University of Salerno, IT

Nano Structure of Carbon Nano Tube Products Synthesized in Solid Phase
K.C. Nguyen, T.V. Le, C.D.T. Nguyen, P.T. Huynh, T.N. Nguyen, D.V. Nguyen, A.T.N. Mai
Saigon Hi Tech Park Research Laboratories, VN

Formation of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes Via the Interaction of Graphene Nanoribbons: ab initio Density Functional Calculations
A.J. Du, S.C. Smith, G.Q. Lu
University of Queensland, AU

Defect reduction of Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes by Rapid Vacuum Arc Annealing
J.T.H. Tsai, J.S. Li, A.A. Tseng
Tatung University, TW

Biocompatibility of Carbon Nanotubes for Cartilage Tissue Engineering
N.O. Chahine, N.M. Collette, H. Thompson, G.G. Loots
Lawrence Livermore National Lab, US

Exact field enhancement factor, electrostatic force and field emission current from a long carbon nanotube
A.I. Zhbanov, E.G. Pogorelov, Y.-C. Chang
Academia Sinica, TW

Solubilization of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes with Salmon Sperm DNA
S.N. Kim, K. Singh, F. Ounchen, J. Grote, R. Naik

Studies on Carbon Nanotubes – Polyaniline Based Composites
C. Lal, S. Kumar, A. Kumar, T.K. Gupta
National Physical Laboratory (NPL), IN

In-situ synthesis of Cu nanoparticles on MWCNTS using Microwave irradiation
V.K. Rangari, S. Dey, S. Jeelani
Tuskegee University, US

Conducting Polymer Nanocomposites: Role of DNA Functionalized Carbon
W. Cheung, A. Bogozi, Y. Ma, G. Mao, H. He
Rutgers University, US

Simultaneous Tip and Base Growth of Carbon Nanotubes Produced by RF Plasma Enhanced CVD
J. García-Céspedes, E. Pascual, E. Bertran
IN2UB, Universitat de Barcelona, ES

Ways to Increase the Length of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes in a Magnetically Enhanced Arc Discharge
M. Keidar, I. Levchenko, A. Shashurin, A.M. Waas and K. Ostrikov
The George Washington University, US

One-Step Flame-Synthesis of Carbon-Embedded and -Supported Platinum Clusters
F.O. Ernst, R. Büchel, R. Strobel, S.E. Pratsinis
ETH Zürich, CH

Novel Reactor Utilizing Selective Heating Catalytic Nanoparticles for Low-Temperature Growth of Carbon Nanotubes
A.V. Vasenkov, V.V. Kolobov, D. Carnahan
CFD Research Corporation, US

MWCNTS Production by Means of Pyrolysis of Polyethylene-Terephtalate in a Bubbling Fluidized Bed
M.L. Mastellone, U. Arena
Second University of Naples, IT

Growth and characterization of CNT Forests using Bimetallic Nanoparticles as Catalyst
K.-H. Lee, A.K. Sra, H.-S. Jang, B.J. Lee, L. Overzeta, D.J. Yang, G.S. Lee
The University of Texas at Dallas, US

Characterization of Activated Carbon particles for nanocomposite synthesis
L.P. Terrazas-Bandala, E.A. Zaragoza-Contreras, G. González-Sánchez, M.L. Ballinas-Casarrubias
Advanced Materials Research Center (CIMAV), MX

Multi-Functional Carbon Nanotube Based Filtration Material
A. Cummings
Seldon Technologies, Inc., US

Separation Mechanisms for Nanoscale Spheres and Rods in Field-Flow Fractionation (FFF)
F.R. Phelan Jr., B.J. Bauer

ISBN: 978-1-4200-8503-7
Pages: 1,118
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