Growth kinetics of vertically aligned carbon nanotube arrays in clean oxygen-free conditions.

@article{In2011GrowthKO,
  title={Growth kinetics of vertically aligned carbon nanotube arrays in clean oxygen-free conditions.},
  author={Jung Bin In and Costas P Grigoropoulos and Alexander A Chernov and Aleksandr Noy},
  journal={ACS nano},
  year={2011},
  volume={5 12},
  pages={9602-10}
}
Vertically aligned carbon nanotubes (CNTs) are an important technological system, as well as a fascinating system for studying basic principles of nanomaterials synthesis; yet despite continuing efforts for the past decade many important questions about this process remain largely unexplained. We present a series of parametric ethylene chemical vapor deposition growth studies in a "hot-wall" reactor using ultrapure process gases that reveal the fundamental kinetics of the CNT growth. Our data… CONTINUE READING

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