3. Carbon Nanotube Membranes as an Idealized Platform for Protein Channel Mimetic Pumps

  1. D. Bhattacharyya Editor2,
  2. Thomas Schäfer Editor3,
  3. S. R. Wickramasinghe Co-Editor4 and
  4. Sylvia Daunert Co-Editor5
  1. Bruce Hinds

Published Online: 22 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118389553.ch3

Responsive Membranes and Materials

Responsive Membranes and Materials

How to Cite

Hinds, B. (2012) Carbon Nanotube Membranes as an Idealized Platform for Protein Channel Mimetic Pumps, in Responsive Membranes and Materials (eds D. Bhattacharyya, T. Schäfer, S. R. Wickramasinghe and S. Daunert), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom. doi: 10.1002/9781118389553.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Kentucky, USA

  2. 3

    POLYMAT, University of the Basque Country, Spain

  3. 4

    Ralph E. Martin Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Arkansas, USA

  4. 5

    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Miami, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Kentucky, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2012
  2. Published Print: 27 NOV 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470974308

Online ISBN: 9781118389553

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Keywords:

  • carbon nanotube membranes;
  • mass transport;
  • ionic diffusion;
  • gatekeeper activity;
  • fluid flow

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Understanding of Mass Transport Through CNTs

  • Electrostatic Gatekeeping and Electro-Osmotic Pumping

  • CNT Membrane Applications

  • Conclusion and Future Prospects

  • Acknowledgements