Chapter 4. Carbon Nanotubes and Related Structures

  1. Duncan W. Bruce3,
  2. Dermot O'Hare4 and
  3. Richard I. Walton5
  1. M. Ángeles Herranz1,
  2. Juan Luis Delgado2 and
  3. Nazario Martín1,2

Published Online: 25 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470661406.ch4

Low-Dimensional Solids

Low-Dimensional Solids

How to Cite

Herranz, M. Á., Delgado, J. L. and Martín, N. (2010) Carbon Nanotubes and Related Structures, in Low-Dimensional Solids (eds D. W. Bruce, D. O'Hare and R. I. Walton), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470661406.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Chemistry, University of York, UK

  2. 4

    Chemistry Research Laboratory, University of Oxford, UK

  3. 5

    Department of Chemistry, University of Warwick, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Departamento de Química Orgánica, Facultad de Ciencias Químicas, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, E-28040 Madrid, Spain

  2. 2

    IMDEA-Nanociencia Facultad de Ciencias, Módulo C-IX, 3a planta, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Ciudad Universitaria de Cantoblanco, E-28049 Madrid, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 AUG 2010

Book Series:

  1. Inorganic Materials Series

Book Series Editors:

  1. Professor Duncan W. Bruce3,
  2. Professor Dermot O'Hare4 and
  3. Professor Richard I. Walton5

Series Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Chemistry, University of York, UK

  2. 4

    Chemistry Research Laboratory, University of Oxford, UK

  3. 5

    Department of Chemistry, University of Warwick, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470997512

Online ISBN: 9780470661406

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Keywords:

  • Carbon Nanotubes and Related Structures;
  • carbon nanotubes (CNTs);
  • Endohedral Fullerenes;
  • Endohedral Metallofullerenes;
  • Synthesis, Structure and Properties;
  • isolated pentagon rule (IPR);
  • trimetallic nitride template (TNT);
  • field effect transistors (FETs);
  • multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs);
  • high-pressure carbon oxide (HiPCO)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Endohedral Fullerenes

  • Carbon Nanotubes

  • Other Carbon Nanotube Forms

  • Carbon Nano-Onions

  • Graphenes

  • Summary and Outlook

  • Acknowledgements

  • References