Carbon Nanotubes Formation in the Arc Discharge Process

  • A. Fonseca
  • J. B. Nagy
Part of the NATO Science Series book series (NSSE, volume 372)


The different aspects of the arc discharge production of carbon nanotubes are reviewed. Most of the attention is focussed on the production of single walled nanotubes. The purification techniques applied to nanotubes are also briefly described.


Carbon Nanoparticles Single Walled Nanotubes Catalytic Chemical Vapour Deposition Fullerene Soot Hafnium Carbide 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Fonseca
    • 1
  • J. B. Nagy
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Résonance Magnétique NucléaireFacultés Universitaires Notre-Dame de la PaixNamurBelgium

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