Measurement Techniques

, Volume 61, Issue 4, pp 395–401 | Cite as

Measurement of Carbon-Nanotube Adsorption of Energy-Carrier Gases for Alternative Energy Systems

  • A. V. ShkolinEmail author
  • A. A. Fomkin

We have developed a measurement technique and describe a test bench for experimental gravimetric study of the adsorption of energy-carrier gases at pressures of up to 0.15 MPa and temperatures of 77–670 K on CNT/C7H8 supramolecular structures based on carbon nanotubes and toluene molecules. We show that at pressure 0.1 MPa and temperatures of 273 and 178 K adsorption of methane is approximately 1.5 times higher on CNT/C7H8 structures than on pure carbon nanotubes.


adsorption micropores carbon nanotubes supramolecular structures methane toluene accumulation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Frumkin Institute of Physical Chemistry and ElectrochemistryRussian Academy of Sciences (IFKhE RAN)MoscowRussia

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