Fullerenes

Known as: Buckyball, Buckyballs, Buckminsterfullerene 
A polyhedral CARBON structure composed of around 60-80 carbon atoms in pentagon and hexagon configuration. They are named after Buckminster Fuller… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Engineered nanomaterials (ENM) are already used in many products and consequently released into environmental compartments. In… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Fossil fuel alternatives, such as solar energy, are moving to the forefront in a variety of research fields. Polymer-based… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Graphene is a rapidly rising star on the horizon of materials science and condensed-matter physics. This strictly two-dimensional… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Nanoparticles (1-100 nm) comprise the latest technological advances designed to do everything from absorb environmental toxins to… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Nanostructured phase-separated blends, or bulk heterojunctions, of conjugated polymers and fullerene derivatives form a very… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
A cytotoxicity test protocol for single-wall nanotubes (SWNTs), multi-wall nanotubes (with diameters ranging from 10 to 20 nm… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Although nanotechnology has vast potential in uses such as fuel cells, microreactors, drug delivery devices, and personal care… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Fullerenes are a new class of compounds with potential uses in biology and medicine and many insights were made in the knowledge… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Single-wall fullerene nanotubes were converted from nearly endless, highly tangled ropes into short, open-ended pipes that behave… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
THE synthesis of molecular carbon structures in the form of C60 and other fullerenes1 has stimulated intense interest in the… (More)
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