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Francesco Rossella, Caterina Soldano, Vittorio Bellani and Matteo Tommasini Metal-Filled Carbon Nanotubes as a Novel Class of Photothermal Nanomaterials Advanced Materials 24

Article first published online: 10 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/adma.201104393

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Metal-filled carbon nanotubes represent a novel class of photothermal nanomaterials: when illuminated by visible light they exhibit a strong enhancement of the temperature at the metal sites, due to the enhanced plasmonic light absorption at the metal surface, which behaves as a heat radiator. Potential applications include nanomedicine, heat-assisted magnetic recording, and light-activated thermal gradient-driven devices.

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