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Catalysts for single-wall carbon nanotube synthesis—From surface growth to bulk preparation

  • Xiulan Zhao (a1), Shuchen Zhang (a2), Zhenxing Zhu (a3), Jin Zhang (a4), Fei Wei (a5) and Yan Li (a6)...

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Catalysts play essential roles in the chemical vapor deposition of single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs). In this article, we summarize studies on catalysts for the structure-controlled growth and mass production of SWCNTs, discussing the main progress and the remaining challenges.

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Catalysts for single-wall carbon nanotube synthesis—From surface growth to bulk preparation

  • Xiulan Zhao (a1), Shuchen Zhang (a2), Zhenxing Zhu (a3), Jin Zhang (a4), Fei Wei (a5) and Yan Li (a6)...

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