Definition of Carbon nanotube

1. Noun. A fullerene molecule having a cylindrical or toroidal shape.

Exact synonyms: Nanotube
Generic synonyms: Fullerene

Definition of Carbon nanotube

1. Noun. Any nanostructure, a member of the fullerene family, having graphene layers wrapped into perfect cylinders. ¹

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Literary usage of Carbon nanotube

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1. The New Everyday: Views on Ambient Intelligenceby Stefano Marzano by Stefano Marzano (2003)
"2447; SJTans et al., 'Room-temperature transistor based on a single carbon nanotube', Nature. 39 3 (I998). 49 8 A. Bachtold etal.,'Logic circuits with ..."

2. Visualizing Chemistry: The Progress and Promise of Advanced Chemical Imaging by National Research Council (U.S.) (2006)
"Structural biology with carbon nanotube AFM probes. Chem. Biol. ... carbon nanotube scanning probe for profiling of deep-ultraviolet and 193 nm photoresist ..."

3. Genomic Signal Processing and Statistics by R. Dougherty, Edward R Dougherty (2005)
"Our current research uses the relatively inert carbon nanotube ... Furthermore, we would determine the possibility for the electrons in carbon nanotube ..."

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