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A full-filling approach to making nanotubes of consistent quality

07/08/2016

Image: Three nanotubes which are being filled with a yellow liquid. The chemical structure of the liquid is shown in an enlargment; Copyright: Fagan/NIST

To prevent cores of single-wall carbon nanotubes from filling with water or other detrimental substances, the NIST researchers advise intentionally prefilling them with a desired chemical of known properties; © Fagan/NIST