The electronic band pstructure of graphene and carbon nanotubes by asmahan anan sulaiman tiryaki supervisor the work provided in this thesis, unless otherwise. A study of bending deformations in carbon nanotubes using the objective molecular dynamics method a thesis submitted to the faculty of the graduate school. A novel approach was taken to achieve sidewall functionalization by reacting carbon nanotubes with the grignard reagents phenylmagnesium and styrenylmagnesium bromides. Polyaniline nanotubes: catalysis and their conversion to carbon nanotubes i, stephen paquette, hereby grant permission to the wallace memorial library, of rit, to reproduce my thesis in whole or in part.
Ultrafast pump probe spectroscopy of single-wall carbon nanotubes by zipeng zhu dissertation submitted to the faculty of the graduate school of vanderbilt university. This thesis, electronic properties of zig-zag carbon nanotubes: first-principlesa study, is hereby approved in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of. In this thesis single walled carbon nanotubes were dispersed in various encapsulates such as surfactants, polymers, proteins etc to separate them individually and study there optical properties. Production and characterization of supported palladium nanoparticles on multiwalled carbon nanotubes by gamma a thesis presented to the faculty of the graduate.
Electronic structure of mos2 nanotubes lingyun xu clemson university, this thesis is dedicated to my mother and in loving memory of my grandparents iii. In the thesis, firstly, a three-dimensional finite element (fe) model of single-walled carbon nanotubes (swcnts) is presented the model is based on the assumption that. Nanotubes prepared with a responsive polymer attached to the tube opening allow the control of access to and release from the tube furthermore, nanotubes can also be prepared showing a gradient in its chemical composition along the length of the tube.
Carbon nanotubes: synthesis, integration, and properties hongjie dai department of chemistry, stanford university, stanford, california 94305 received january 23, 2002. Chemical vapor deposition of boron nitride nanotubes a thesis submitted to the department of chemistry and the graduate school of engineering and science. Carbon nanotubes (cnts) possess a unique set of electrical and mechanical properties and have been used in a variety of applications in this thesis, we explore strategies to functionalize cnts as well as applications which are enabled by functionalized cnts. Surface modification of hydroxyapatite deposition onto titanium nanotubes for biomedical applications by tooba sarkhosh a thesis submitted to the faculty of. Environmental effects and cure monitoring of multifunctional composites of carbon nanotubes by kalon l lasater a thesis submitted to the faculty of the university of delaware in partial.
To the graduate council: i am submitting herewith a thesis written by derek l mull entitled developing synthetic methods to prepare discrete metal-organic nanotubes. Fabrication of tio 2 nanotubes using electrochemical anodization 6 supervisor certification we certify that this thesis titled fabrication of tio 2 nanotube using. This paper provides a concise review of recent advances in carbon nanotubes and their composites we examine the research work reported in the literature on the structure and processing of carbon nanotubes, as well as characterization and property modeling of carbon nanotubes and their composites.
- 1 - a parametric study of gas sensing response of zno nanostructures and carbon nanotubes by amandeep s saluja a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment. The work presented in this thesis is an investigation into the possibilities of using new nanomaterials to fabricate simple devices from carbon nanotubes we have. This book gives a comprehensive review of the present status of research in this fast moving field by researchers actively contributing to the advances after a short introduction and a brief review of the relation between carbon nanotubes, graphite and other forms of carbon, the synthesis.
Iii abstract the main objectives of the present phd thesis are comprehensive studies on activity, selectivity and stability of iron catalysts supported on carbon nanotubes (cnts. Since their discovery in the 1990s, the great potential of carbon nanotubes (cnts) has made them a focus of many research endeavors, including their application as components of biosensors the inherent chemical inertness of cnts makes their application to biosensing a challenge it is necessary. Synthesis of optimized inp/zns core/shell nanocrystals and tio 2 nanotubes for quantum dot sensitized solar cells a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment.