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  • Slippery Smooth Surface for Free-Rotation of Inner Fullerene in Finite Carbon Nanotube Molecules

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... ace for Free-Rotation of Inner Fullerene in Finite Carbon Nanotube Molecules 05/27/2014 Advanced Institute f... ace for Free-Rotation of Inner Fullerene in Finite Carbon Nanotube Molecules Abstract A research group led b... c-level structure of a molecular peapod, namely, a carbonaceous combination of carbon nanotube *1 and fuller...
  • Geometric measures of finite length carbon nanotube molecules

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... Press Releases Geometric measures of finite length carbon nanotube molecules 01/22/2014 Geometric measures o... f finite length carbon nanotube molecules -Quantifying length and filling... rate of carbon nanotubes- Summary A research group led by Profess...
  • Synthesis of finite carbon nanotube molecules from pigments

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... in site Search Press Releases Synthesis of finite carbon nanotube molecules from pigments 05/22/2013 Synthe... sis of finite carbon nanotube molecules from pigments A research group ... ersity has developed a method to synthesize finite carbon nanotube molecules from pigments. They have develo...
  • Carbon nanostructures: In the loop

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... Japanese Search in site Search Research Highlights Carbon nanostructures: In the loop 10/31/2016 Nanoscale h... oops of carbon atoms are poised to reveal the advantages of curve... ghter than aluminum, more conductive than copper — carbon nanotubes boast some exceptional properties. One k...
  • Fuel-cell catalysts: Surpassing platinum

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... at of platinum-containing catalysts (gray spheres: carbon atoms in carbon nanotubes; yellow spheres: iron at... oms; blue spheres: nitrogen atoms; white atoms: carbon atoms in azaphthalocyanine rings; red spheres: oxy... The team made the catalysts by coating multiwalled carbon nanotubes with a single layer of molecules of iron...
  • Hybrid hydrogel-carbon nanotubes materials with controllable electrical and mechanical properties to fabricate biological tissues

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... arch in site Search Press Releases Hybrid hydrogel-carbon nanotubes materials with controllable electrical a... cate biological tissues 06/26/2013 Hybrid hydrogel-carbon nanotubes materials with controllable electrical a... ng engineered muscle tissues using hybrid hydrogel-carbon nanotubes (CNTs) scaffolds that showed a few order...
  • Superhard materials: Shear resolution

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... on carbide When boron carbide (boron: red spheres; carbon: blue spheres) is subjected to shear pressure (red... yellow) form in the plane that contains the 3-atom carbon–boron–carbon chains. Reproduced, with permission, ... on carbide comprises 12-atom icosahedra and 3-atom carbon–boron–carbon chains located within individual crys...
  • Electrochemical water splitting: Mathematically designed graphene on edge

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... s rare, electrocatalysts made from cheap, abundant carbon — in the form of single-atom-thick sheets called g... s has the greatest concentration of defects in the carbon lattice, which can accommodate many dopant atoms i... a ‘pyridinic' bonding arrangement with surrounding carbon atoms, especially if they were co-located with pho...
  • Tissue engineering: Strong hydrogel carries current

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... es current 02/24/2014 Supporting a hydrogel with a carbon-nanotube network helps to grow muscle tissue for m... l muscle fibers after aligning in grooves within a carbon-nanotube-supported hydrogel. Cell nuclei are stain... s from the AIMR at Tohoku University have now used carbon nanotubes to create a hydrogel that is both sturdy...
  • Photovoltaics: Making light work of organic solar cells

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... st organic solar cells C 60 is a spherical form of carbon that can be functionalized for use in photovoltaic... o produce organic solar cells using functionalized carbon ‘fullerenes' with high yield and at low cost 1 . P... olecules. Fullerenes — soccer ball-like spheres of carbon atoms — are widely used as an acceptor molecule in...