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February 24th, 2005

Nanotube coating could suit pyroelectric detectors

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Researchers at the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have investigated the use of single-walled carbon nanotubes as a thermal-absorption coating for pyroelectric detectors. The detectors have applications in measuring the optical power of laser systems.

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