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November 29th, 2006

Researchers Grow 7 mm Carbon Nanotube Array

Abstract:
It might sound like an oxymoron, but long nanotubes are critical to manufacturers and practitioners in such fields as transportation, defense, safety and medicine. Because of their increased surface area, large nanotube arrays offer improvements in sensors. Larger nanotubes can be "spun" — or suspended in an epoxy-like substrate — and used to strengthen materials used in airplanes, for example.

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