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Thathan Premkumar, Raffaele Mezzenga and Kurt E. Geckeler Carbon Nanotubes in the Liquid Phase: Addressing the Issue of Dispersion Small 8

Version of Record online: 19 MAR 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/smll.201101786

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The fundamental question when dealing with carbon nanotubes in liquids, particularly in water, is: are they dissolved or dispersed? In this article, we highlight and discuss this issue and controversy in literature considering their size, nature of existence in the liquid, stability, and their behavior in the liquid medium. Consequently, it is suggested to use the term dispersion rather than solution.

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