Chapter 5. Composites Based on Conducting Polymers and Carbon Nanotubes

  1. Ali Eftekhari
  1. M. Baibarac1,
  2. I. Baltog1 and
  3. S. Lefrant2

Published Online: 6 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470661338.ch5

Nanostructured Conductive Polymers

Nanostructured Conductive Polymers

How to Cite

Baibarac, M., Baltog, I. and Lefrant, S. (2010) Composites Based on Conducting Polymers and Carbon Nanotubes, in Nanostructured Conductive Polymers (ed A. Eftekhari), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470661338.ch5

Editor Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, Ohio Institute of Technology, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    National Institute of Materials Physics, Bucharest, Romania

  2. 2

    Institut des Matériaux Jean Rouxel, Nantes, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470745854

Online ISBN: 9780470661338

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Keywords:

  • composites based on conducting polymers and carbon nanotubes;
  • conducting polymers (CPs) and carbon nanotubes (CNTs);
  • single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs), double-walled carbon nanotubes (DWNTs) and multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWNTs);
  • separation techniques for metallic and semiconducting carbon nanotubes;
  • vibrational properties of composites - and conducting polymers and carbon nanotubes;
  • conducting polymer/carbon nanotube bilayer structures;
  • covalently functionalized carbon nanotubes with conducting polymers;
  • noncovalent functionalization of carbon nanotubes with conducting polymers;
  • conducting polymers doped with carbon nanotubes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Carbon Nanotubes

  • Synthesis of Composites Based on Conducting Polymers and Carbon Nanotubes

  • Vibrational Properties of Composites Based on Conducting Polymers and Carbon Nanotubes

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References