Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://lib.jncasr.ac.in:8080/jspui/handle/10572/615
Title: Organometallic precursor route to carbon nanotubes
Authors: Govindaraj, A
Rao, C N R
Keywords: Chemical-Vapor-Deposition
Field-Emission Properties
Single-Walled Nanotubes
Silicon-Oxide
Pyrolysis
Nitride
Junctions
Devices
Bundles
Growth
Issue Date: Sep-2002
Publisher: International Union Pure Applied Chemistry
Citation: Pure And Applied Chemistry 74(9), 1571-1580 (2002)
Abstract: Multi-walled as well as single-walled carbon nanotubes are conveniently prepared by the pyrolysis of organometallic precursors, such as metallocenes and phthalocyanines, in a reducing atmosphere. Pyrolysis of organometallics alone or in mixture with hydrocarbons also yields aligned nanotube bundles with useful field emission properties. By pyrolyzing organometallics in the presence of thiophene, Y-junction nanotubes are obtained in large quantities. The junction nanotubes have a good potential in nanoelectronics. Carbon nanotubes prepared from organometallics are useful for preparing nanowires and nanotubes of materials such as BN, GaN, SiC, and Si3N4.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10572/615
Other Identifiers: 0033-4545
Appears in Collections:Research Papers (Prof. C.N.R. Rao)

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
sl.no.28.2002.Pure Appl. Chem. 74(9), 1571-1580,.pdf794.95 kBAdobe PDFView/Open


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.