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January 15th, 2004

Nanotubes grown on plastic

Researchers from the University of Cambridge in England have devised a way to grow vertical forests of carbon nanotubes on flexible plastic. The combination of nanoscale electronic components and a plastic substrate could enable applications ranging from flexible electronics like wearable computer displays to new types of fuel cells, according to the researchers.


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